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 the school directories listed below to look up the District 401 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 unresolved questions or concerns remain, feel free to contact Superintendent of Schools Dr. Nicolas Wade. A link to the District Office directory is also located below.

Remember, always contact the teacher first!


District Office Administrative Organizational Chart


Organizational Chart | District Office Administrators


District 401 School Directories


John Mills Elementary School | Grades PK-5
Elmwood Elementary School | Grades K-5
Elm Middle School | Grades 6-8
Elmwood Park High School | Grades 9-12
District Office


Districtwide Searchable Directory


Need to look up someone right away? Use the "Searchable Directory" link located below to find contact information about any District 401 employee.


D401 Searchable Directory