Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

To ignite and nurture creative, ethical, scientific minds that advance the human condition.

Dr. Steven T. Isoye

     Steven T. Isoye

     Member of Executive Committee


Board Appointment:

  • Trustee since 1998
  • Representative of Secondary Education, appointed by State Superintendent of Education


Superintendent of Niles Township High School District 219


  • Ed.D. Educational Administration, Northern Illinois University
  • Ed.S. Superintendent's endorsement, Northern Illinois University
  • M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction, Concordia University
  • M.S.Ed. in Educational Administration, Northern Illinois University
  • B.S. in Biology, Northern Illinois University

Notable Accomplishments:

Dr. Isoye is a past Chairman of the Board of Trustees. He was named Illinois High School Principal of the Year, 2010-2011, by the Illinois High School Principals Association. He has received numerous professional awards and honors including: the 2006 Jackson Scholar (Northern Illinois University), the 1998 Illinois Teacher of the Year, Those Who Excel (Illinois State Board of Education) and the 1997 Miliken Foundation National Educator Award. He is a former superintendent for Oak Park and River Forest High School. He served as principal for Maine East High School in Park Ridge and Warren Township High School’s O'Plaine Campus in Gurnee. Dr. Isoye has also served in the past as Science Department Chair at Highland Park High School.