Department Overview

  • Teaching and Learning

    Welcome to the teaching and learning page of the Lake Villa School District #41 website.

    My name is Dr. Sandra Keim-Bounds.  I am truly vested in Lake Villa Community Consolidated District 41 as a whole.  I am currently serving as the Deputy Superintendent and will be serving as the Superintendent beginning in July of 2023.  In the past twenty-five years, I have served as the following:  Assistant Superintendent of Teaching and Learning, Principal, Assistant Principal, General Education Teacher, and Special Education Teacher within the district.  My passion is to provide your child with a positively memorable school experience while ensuring that they are educationally prepared for their futures.

    Deputy Superintendent

    Sandy Keim

    Dr. Sandra Keim-Bounds
    Phone: 847-245-8002

    Coordinates Curriculum, Instruction, Professional Development, Student Assessment, Grants, Certified Staff Member Evaluations, and Residency

    Co-Coordinates Technology for Instructional Use with District 41's Director of Technology


    Instructional Coaches

    Mrs. Heather Johnson                                  Mrs. Gina Kupfer

    Mrs. Heather Johnson                             Mrs. Gina Kupfer
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    Designs and provides professional learning opportunities for staff members


    Administrative Assistant- Teaching and Learning

    Mrs. Laura Eschbach

    Mrs. Laura Eschbach
    Phone: 847-245-8053

    Coordinates Staff Workshops, Process CPDU Verifications, Purchase and Distribute Curriculum and Assessment Materials, Data Entry for the Illinois State Board of Education/Student Information System, Federal and State Reporting