Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. History, m. English (University of Illinois) EdM Educational Policy and Organizational Leadership (University of Illinois) Certified Teacher (National Louis University)

Mr. Kyle Padera

Kyle Padera grew up near the train tracks on County Farm Road. Before the underpassed it (and made it four lanes) he attended Sandburg Elementary School. During construction of said Road, he went to Monroe Middle School. Upon completion of the underpass, he matriculated through Wheaton North High School in the good year of 2005. 

He used to take 294 to 80 in order to get to the University of Illinois: This is where he studied History and English. During his time there the 355-80 connection was completed. He was so thrilled, he stayed to complete an Educational Master's Degree in Educational Policy and Organizational Leadership. The year was 2011. 

Thereafter, he coached gymnastics down 64 at St. Charles Gymnastics Academy. While there, he enrolled in and completed the Teaching Training program at National Louis University. He student taught east of 355, at Addison Trail High School. He then went on to teach a semester at Wheaton Warrenville South High School, on the other side of town.  

Having boomeranged all the way back to the North side of town, he is excited for his second year teaching English.