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Mrs. Christophersen

Assistant Principal - Cherry Hill and Spencer Trail

About Me


My name is Jenny Christophersen and I am the assistant principal at Cherry Hill and Spencer Trail Schools.  I previously worked as the school psychologist at both buildings.  

"There needs to be a lot more emphasis on what a child can do, than on what a child cannot do." - Dr. Temple Grandin

Quick Facts

Years with New Lenox School District:

 I started with New Lenox School District in 2014 as a school psychologist.  The 2019-20 school year is my first year as assistant principal.


Taking care of my new daughter, Julia, and spending time with my family.  When she is not keeping me busy, I like to read, do yoga, and run.  My family loves to enjoy our summers at the lake!

Favorite Thing About Teaching:

Watching students grow and develop over the years!

Graduated From:

Undergrad: University of Iowa

Graduate School: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology & Governors State University