Lori Costello,
Regional Superintendent

Staci Oliver,
Assistant Superintendent

Due to the forecast of inclimate weather, our office will be closed Wednesday, January 25, 2023.

Lori Costello,
Regional Superintendent

Staci Oliver,
Assistant Superintendent

Regional Offices of Education are local educational agencies throughout Illinois that serve as a liaison between the Illinois State Board of Education and the local school districts throughout their county.

  • Responsibilities include:
  • Responding to questions and concerns, including but not limited to school law issues, from parents, teachers, administrators, boards of education, and other citizens.
  • Issuing, registering, and renewing teacher certificates.
  • Providing G.E.D. transcripts and certificates.
  • Conducting professional growth opportunities.
  • Reviewing area school budgets, audits, and financial reports.
  • Conducting public school building inspections and verifying compliance with building codes.
  • Assist local schools with other needs and requirements.

Dr. Mark Eichenlaub is the Regional Superintendent of Schools for St. Clair County.

Office hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

There are 27 public school districts in St. Clair County and currently 100 public schools.

There are nearly 46,000 students (pre-k through Grade 12) enrolled in public schools in St. Clair County.