Mrs. Bhattacharya

Mrs. Bhattacharya

Mrs. Paramita Bhattacharya (Mrs. B) has worked as a social worker in IL for the last seven years. She is a big believer of helping students reach their potential by supporting their social-emotional well-being. As a child, Paramita was always drawn towards helping the...
Mr. DeStefano

Mr. DeStefano

Alex DeStefano is a new IA for 7th grade and 8th grade. He has been working in Early Education with 6 month to First Grade children for the past 30 years as an Assistant Teacher. During that time he also worked in Renal Care as a PCT for 10 years. Things Alex likes to...
Ms. Burgess

Ms. Burgess

Ms. Amber joined the PCCS team in 2022. She is a current student at the College of Lake County. Ms. Amber spent the last 2 years teaching discovery preschool, preschool, and pre-kindergarten. Ms. Amber loves being outside especially with her dog, Cocoa. She believes...
Ms. Lucas

Ms. Lucas

Ms. Lucas began working with the PCCS team in 2022. Ms. Lucas loved the idea of incorporating the environment into every day learning while attending PCCS. She believes that it’s important to understand the value of nature and what it has to offer. Ms. Lucas has...
Ms. Newby

Ms. Newby

Ms. Newby joined the Prairie Crossing Charter School family in the Fall of 2022. She believes there is so much value in helping shape young minds and being apart of their educational journey. She also finds being able to incorporate nature and the environment is very...