FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — In their regular meeting of July 21, 2020 the FSD 145 Board of Education approved the hiring of Dr. Shalonda Randle to the position of Interim Assistant Superintendent of Equity. Randle replaces Nita White who accepted a position as Assistant Superintendent for Educational Services in the Valley View School District.
Dr. Randle comes to FSD from Pembroke School District 259 where she served as an administrator and principal. Randle holds a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science in Education from Eastern IL University. She obtained her Doctorate in Educational Policy Organizational Leadership from the University of IL at Champaign, Urbana.
FSD Supt. Anna Alvarado states “With Dr. Randle’s professional background and experience we are excited to be able to tap into her expertise and support of our ongoing work in equity. We look forward to her ability to impact the work of our “Three Year Vision” commitment to academic excellence; focus on improving academic outcomes for our students and narrowing the performance gap between our low income and non low income students, and building a strong foundation of learning that will contribute to the success of all of our students.”
In her new role Dr. Randle will provide leadership to the district in its commitment to provide equal educational opportunities to all students.