Ms DeLuca has been with District 33 for three years; she has served as assistant principal at the middle school and has spent the last two years working as Coordinator for Teaching and Learning at the district office.On Monday, April 9, 2018, Leman
Middle staff welcomed Ms. Lea DeLuca as the new principal.
Ms. DeLuca began her career
teaching 8th grade Spanish at a private school before entering
public education as a 7th and 8th grade Spanish teacher.
She completed her undergraduate
degree at DePaul University, where she studied K-12 Education and Spanish. During this time she was fortunate to travel
abroad twice to continue her study of the Spanish language. She also holds a Master of Education in
Educational Leadership from National Louis University and is currently
pursuing a doctorate through Aurora University
in Educational Leadership with a Superintendent endorsement
She is excited to return to the
middle school as principal.