Josh Nobilio has served as Crystal Lake South High School’s student services coordinator for the past six years. He has collaborated with a team to create and implement student supports to increase student achievement at South. Josh has co-facilitated a parent advisory committee to re-design student services across D155 and helped Crystal Lake South achieve national RAMP certification. In February, Josh was a recipient of the College Board’s Guidance and Admissions Assembly Award. He has also served D155 as a social worker for three years and a special education teacher for three years.
“I am part of a great team at Crystal Lake South High School, and I enjoy being part of the gator community. I am honored to serve as South’s next principal. I look forward to working with students and collaborating with staff to ensure all students succeed and continuing to encourage an inclusive school culture,” said Nobilio.
He received his bachelors in special education from Illinois State University, and a masters of social work from Loyola University. He completed his Type 75 administrative certificate from Northern Illinois University and earned a Type 75 director of special education certification from Aurora University.
“Josh’s experience working with staff and students at Crystal Lake South will allow him to continue strong traditions while supporting innovative instruction and develop programs designed to help students pursue their future aspirations,” said Dr. Johnnie Thomas, superintendent. “We had nearly 55 well-qualified candidates apply for the open principal positions, and we involved people at every level of the organization in the interview process.”