Meet the Principal
Park View Elementary
For the rest of the school year, we'll feature an occasional series in the Neighbor section introducing readers to the men and women who sit in the corner offices of schools across DuPage County.
Beyond learning why they entered education, you'll find personal details, such as whether they head to the North or South Side for a baseball game.
We hope you enjoy getting to know them as much as we have.
- Catherine Edman
Amy Boyer, principal, Park View Elementary, Glen Ellyn Elementary District 89
Family: Parents, an older sister, her husband and twin nieces
Grew up in: Crescent City, Ill.
Your ultimate pet: I wish I had time for a pet. If I could own a pet, I would look for the perfect dog.
What's your education philosophy in one sentence? All children can learn.
How did you wind up in education? I would play school all the time when I was growing up. I had my own desk and many workbooks I would work through.
My mom is a high school secretary, and I would go to her school until she was finished with her work for the evening. …