Illinois superintendent accepts new position with Palatine schools

December 13, 2018

After four years at the helm of Park Ridge-Niles School District 64, Superintendent Laurie Heinz has announced plans to leave the district at the end of the current school year to become the new superintendent of Community Consolidated School District 15.

After four years at the helm of Park Ridge-Niles School District 64, Superintendent Laurie Heinz has announced plans to leave the district at the end of the current school year.

According to a statement from District 64, Heinz has accepted a new job as superintendent of Palatine-based Community Consolidated School District 15.

During a meeting Wednesday night , the District 15 Board of Education approved a four-year contract with Heinz, beginning July 1, 2019. According to the contract, she will receive a starting salary of $272,000, with compensation for future years determined by the board.