Dr. Jean H. Sophie


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Dr. Jean Sophie has been Superintendent of Schools for Lake Bluff Elementary School District 65 since July 2012.  Dr. Sophie has a wealth of experience in public education as a teacher, principal, and district administrator.
Before coming to Lake Bluff, she served as Superintendent of Schools in Westchester Public Schools District 92½. Previously, she was Assistant Superintendent for Personnel and Human Services in Palatine Community Consolidated School District 15. Before being named Assistant Superintendent, she worked in District 15 as principal of an elementary school and assistant principal at two junior high schools.
Dr. Sophie previously taught business and computer classes in Palatine High School District 211, and served as PTA President at Palatine’s Marion Jordan School when her children were in elementary school.
Dr. Sophie holds a bachelor’s degree in education, a master’s degree and educational specialist degree in educational administration, and a doctorate in educational administration, all from Northern Illinois University. She also completed her chief school business official certificate program at NIU.

Office Location

121 East Sheridan Place, Lake Bluff, IL 60044

Mail Location

121 East Sheridan Place, Lake Bluff, IL 60044