Breaking News Bar
updated: 2/15/2013 8:33 PM

Former District 95 administrator chosen as new Lake Zurich High School principal

hello
Success - Article sent! close
  • Kent Nightlinger

      Kent Nightlinger

 
 

A former administrator at Lake Zurich High School will return for the 2013-14 school year as principal.

Kent Nightlinger was approved Thursday by the Lake Zurich Unit District 95 school board as the new principal to succeed Kim Kolze, who is retiring at the end of the school year. He was chosen from among about 40 candidates, officials said.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

Nightlinger has worked at Rolling Meadows High School since 2004, where he is an associate principal. He has a one-year contract with District 95 beginning July 1 with a starting salary of $140,000.

Nightlinger worked in District 95 from 2001 to 2004 and last served as assistant principal for student services. He has a bachelor of arts degree in music education from Eastern Illinois University and a master of science degree in educational administration from Northern Illinois University.

"Kent Nightlinger has 20 years of administrative experience at the high school level and knows what it takes to lead a comprehensive suburban high school that meets the academic, social/emotional, and extracurricular needs of all of our Lake Zurich High School students," Superintendent Mike Egan said in a statement.

Kolze began her career at District 95 in August 2002 as assistant principal of student activities and facilities. She became Lake Zurich High's principal in July 2008.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.
    help here