Two Administrative Appointments Approved by Unit 4 Board

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 5:56pm

The Unit 4 Board of Education approved two administrative appointments at its Monday meeting.

Mr. Scott Chedister has been selected as Interim Assistant Principal at Centennial High School.  Mr. Chedister has served as a Math Teacher assigned to Centennial High since joining Unit 4 Schools in August 2012.  Prior to this assignment, he served as a Math Teacher with Danville High School for two school terms. 

Mr. Chedister holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (2010) and a Master of Science in Education Policy, Organization and Leadership (2015). Both degrees were earned from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Mr. Andrew Peralta has been selected as Interim Assistant Principal at Jefferson Middle School. Mr. Peralta currently serves Unit 4 Schools as a 4th Grade Teacher assigned to Bottenfield Elementary.  He has held this position since beginning his teaching career in August 2004.  In addition to his role as an elementary teacher, Mr. Peralta has served Bottenfield as “Dean for a Day” on numerous occasions.  He has also served as a “substitute administrator” for the Middle School Summer School Program.  Mr. Peralta has also served as the Boys’ Soccer Head Coach at Centennial High School since 2008. 

Mr. Peralta holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (2003) and a Master of Science in Educational Administration (2012); both degrees were earned from Eastern Illinois University.