• Department of Human Resources
    Mission Statement

    The Mission of the Prairie-Hills SD 144 Human  Resources Department is to recruit, support, and retain highly qualified personnel. The Prairie-Hills ESD 144 Human Resources Department strives to maximize the potential of our students by recruiting quality personnel, and by courteous services to all of our employees and stakeholders.

    The Human Resources Department is responsible for the recruitment, compensation, and benefits, staffing allocations, employment opportunities, teacher and administrator certifications, student services, transfers, contract negotiations, staff evaluations, benefits administration, paraprofessional certification, guest teaching and the implementation of  the Every Student Succeeds Act  (ESSA) as it relates to Human Resources.

    The Prairie-Hills Elementary School District shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, handicap, sexual orientation, or gender identity in its programs and activities.



    Dr. Kenneth Scott

    Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources and Food Service


    (708) 210-2888 ext. 2163