Contact Us


District 401 educates more than 2,800 students in grades pre-K through 12. Our five schools and District Office proudly serve the residents of Elmwood Park

We invite you to contact us if you have questions or want to learn more about how we fulfill District 401’s educational mission.


District Office Contact Information


If you want to reach the District Office by email, please use the general information email address listed below, or send your message to the appropriate individual listed elsewhere on this page.

► Address: 8201 W. Fullerton Ave., Elmwood Park, IL 60707* 

► Phone: 708-452-7292

► Fax: 708-452-9504

► Email: d401info@epcusd401.org

► Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday (District Office is open year round)

► For School Closing Information: 708-452-7272-8

► District Hashtag: #EP401Pride (use this to interact with us on social media)

*The District Office is located within the Elmwood Park High School building.


District Administration


The District 401 administrative organizational chart is available here.

To email any of the individuals listed below, please click the name of the person you want to reach. In general, all District 401 email addresses for individual employees follow the same pattern: lastnamefirstinitial@epcusd401.org. The main office phone number is 708-452-7292.

► Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Kevin M. Anderson (bio) | 708-583-5831

► Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction: Dr. Nicolas Wade | 708-583-5835

► Chief School Business Officer: Mr. Thomas Zelek | 708-583-5840

► Director of Buildings & Grounds: Mr. Alejandro Zamora  | 708-583-5859

► Director of Technology Services: Mr. Tom Kinane | 708-583-5707

► Director of Reading: Ms. Anne Hufnus | 708-583-6283

► Instructional Technology Coordinator: Ms. Jessica Iovinelli | 708-583-5710


District Office Staff


To email any of the individuals listed below, please click the name of the person you want to reach. In general, all District 401 email addresses for individual employees follow the same pattern: lastnamefirstinitial@epcusd401.org. The main office phone number is 708-452-7292.

► Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent of Schools & Board Recording Secretary: Ms. Nancy Lasselle | 708-583-5831

► Payroll Specialist: Ms. Tanya Campbell | 708-583-5843

► Accounts Payable Specialist: Ms. Marsha Bogan | 708-583-5842

► Accountant: Ms. Melissa Rodde | 708-583-5844

► Human Resources Generalist: Ms. Barbara Boydston | 708-583-5838

► Instructional Technology Coach: Ms. Rachel Swanson | 708-583-5710

► Network Supervisor: Mr. Douglas Selix | 708-583-5703

► Web/Media Specialist: Mr. Dave Porreca | 708-583-5704


Chain of Command


When questions, concerns or interests regarding your child's progress or school program arise, please address them promptly by contacting the classroom teacher. Use this comprehensive directory page to look up the teacher you need to contact.

If questions or concerns remain, it is appropriate that you then contact the building principal or assistant principal.

In the event that there are remaining or unresolved questions or concerns, feel free to contact Superintendent of Schools Dr. Kevin M. Anderson.

Remember, always contact the teacher first!


Social Media


We invite you to connect with us on social media!

#EP401Pride

District 401 Facebook Page

District 401 Twitter Page


District 401 Schools


Need to contact any of our schools? These links will take you to the home pages of District 401’s five schools:

Early Childhood Center (preschool and kindergarten)

Elmwood Elementary School (grades 1-6)

John Mills Elementary School (grades 1-6)

Elm Middle School (grades 7-8)

Elmwood Park High School (grades 9-12)