Student Services

The Student Services Department is a group of professionals trained to provide support (academic, personal, career, discipline, attendance, health, etc.) to students, parents and teachers. The following is a specific list of responsibilities for each division of the Student Services Department:

Assistant Principal for Student Services

Ed Sterling x8106

Supervises the PPS Department. Coordinates testing. Prepares the Master Schedule. Oversees course selection.


Michele Jurgens x8119

A - Gu, All grades

Dave Curtin x8112

Gv - Pe, All grades

Joe Infantino x8113

Pf - Z, All grades

Oversees attendance; Regulates and helps maintain discipline; Promotes an orderly, safe, and secure learning environment; Supports students, parents, and staff with behavior management techniques.


William Flood x8124

A - De, Class of 2022

A - D, Class of 2023

A - C, Class of 2024

A - Cl, Class of 2025

Jodie Reilly x8114

Df - Hi, Class of 2022

E - La, Class of 2023

D - Ho, Class of 2024

Cm - Gt, Class of 2025

Jennifer Bylut x8115

Hj - Mon, Class of 2022

Lb - O, Class of 2023

Hp - Mu, Class of 2024

Gu - Me, Class of 2025

Anna Rauch x8117

Moo - Sal, Class of 2022

P - Sam, Class of 2023

Mv - Sam, Class of 2024

Mf - San, Class of 2025

Kristine Bonebrake x8116

Sam - Z, Class of 2022

San - Z, Class of 2023

San - Z, Class of 2024

Sao - Z, Class of 2025

Counsels students in personal, academic, and career domains; Teaches developmental guidance lessons; Schedules students; Oversees testing (PSAT, ASSET, ASVAB, A.P., Consumer Ed); Promotes and maintains parental/community relations.

Project Manager

Amy Richardella x5264

Assists Assistant Principal for Student Services and counselors; Coordinates special projects for the Student Services Department; Arranges College and Career Speakers; Scholarship Coordinator.

Social Workers

Samantha Cravens x8136

A - L, All grades

Taylor Hudak x8136

A-L, All grades - Intern

Theresa Connelly x8110

M - Z, All grades

Sarah Sabatino x8137

Serves as a liaison between school, home, and community; Provides consultation with parents regarding behavior management and community resources; Provides individual and group counseling to identified students.

PPS FAX: 708-371-4615

PPS Secretary

Kathi Zylman x8107

Answers questions and monitors the PPS office; Teams with other PPS staff to monitor graduation, testing, and other records in PPS; adjusts grades as requested.


Sharlene Innocenti x8151

Prepares transcripts and student records; Assists in the PPS office for various projects.

Deans' Secretary

Gina Rampage x8108

Assists Deans with discipline records; Monitors records and files; Assists with attendance.

Attendance Secretary

Rosario Jaramillo x8109

Monitors and records attendance; Writes state and local reports.

Special Education Coordinator

Jacki Frederking x4845

Special Education Secretary

Sharryn Smyth x8133


Carly Kaplan x8125

Diamond Douglas x8147

Identifies and coordinates programming for special education students; Screens and assesses possible candidates for special education; Obtains and maintains special education records; Consults with staff and parents regarding needs of students.

Speech Pathologist

John McGarry x8225

Works with students to improve speech and language skills.


Tamara Pryor x8111

Debra Esqueda

Reviews student immunization records; Responds to student illness or injury; Monitors student in-school medication.

Nurse's Assistant

Sandra Sandoval x5244

Spanish - English Translator

America Mata - x8162