On Monday, March 14, the Board of Education approved the contract for the next Attea principal, Diana O’Donnell. Mrs. O’Donnell brings 11 years of school leadership experience with a strong focus on building relationships and a passion for fostering a positive, inclusive school community.
She comes to us from District 59, where she has been the principal of Rupley Elementary School in Elk Grove Village for the last five years. Like Attea, Rupley serves a diverse community. Mrs. O’Donnell previously was an elementary principal and middle school assistant principal in District 21 in Wheeling, and was 6th-8th grade classroom teacher having taught science as well as all other content areas.
She enjoys playing golf and tennis and spending time with her family.
Mrs. O’Donnell officially becomes a Flyer on July 1, 2022.