Phone: 847.451.3074


Degrees and Certifications:

Education: M.A., School Leadership, Concordia University, M.Ed., Teaching and Learning, DePaul University, B.A., Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, Certification: Illinois Standard Certification in Administration (Type 75), May 2009 National Board Certification in English, November 2011 Illinois Master Secondary Certification, February 2012 Illinois Standard Secondary Certification, July 2006

Ms. Lisa Baran Janco

The 2015-16 school year is my 13th year as a teacher and my 4th year as the ELL/Bilingual Department Chairperson.  I have taught more than 15 different classes over the past 13 years.  In addition to my teacher and Department Chair duties, I co-sponor the ExcELLence Club and am involved with a number of committees and organizations.  I enjoy finding creative solutions to challenges and helping students succeed.