2 new leaders appointed for Palatine High School


Two experienced educators have joined the administrative team of Lycée Palatin.

The township high school district. The 211 School Board approved Thursday, February 17, the appointments of Antonette Minniti and Michelle Bremehr as new vice-principals for a 10-month term.

Their roles come into effect on August 1.

Bremehr is currently principal of Truman Middle College Charter School in Chicago, a position she has held since 2016. She began her teaching career in 2010 as a language arts teacher at Oak Grove School in Green Oaks, HE.

In 2001, she switched to Truman as an English teacher. She holds a degree in English from the University of Illinois and a master’s degree in English education and educational leadership.


Minniti is currently the Director of the Student Services Department at Fremd High School, a position she has held since the 2019-2020 school year. She began her teaching career as an English teacher at Fremd in 2001, and also served Fremd as head of the English department and counselor.

She holds a degree in English from the University of Illinois; Masters in Communications, Media and Theater and Educational Administration from Northern Illinois University; a third master’s degree in educational counseling from Roosevelt University; and a doctorate in teaching and learning from Illinois State University.

“The addition of Dr. Minniti and Ms. Bremehr will have a huge impact on the students of Palatine High School,” Principal Tony Medina said. “Their diverse backgrounds will meet our varied needs, and we are very happy to welcome them.”

Both were approved with a gross salary of $116,150.

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Jeremy S. McLain