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  Lucas Allen  1/15/2021 10:41:00 AM  

Tri-Point High School  (District 2)  - 2nd Agriculture Teacher & Co-FFA Advisor

Tri-Point High School in northern Ford County, located in Section 10, is seeking a full-time teacher with AFNR licensure as well as licensure in Science or other endorsement areas to share teaching and FFA Advisor roles with the current Agriculture teacher.  In addition to teaching Agriculture classes, this teacher will be involved in expanding the SAE for All program and expand current programs with a focus on career pathways and core Science courses.

This is an extended year contract and participation in the 3-circle grant is planned.

This award winning program boasts a variety of agricultural courses and an active FFA chapter, with strong support from the community, alumni, and administration.  Facilities include a newly renovated food science lab, mechanics shop, and dedicated AFNR classroom with strong technology access including student one-to-one program .

TPHS offers a wide-variety of AFNR classes including the following: 

  • Introduction to AFNR

  • Basic Agriculture Science

  • BSAA

  • PSAA

  • Horticulture/Landscaping

  • Ag Business Management

  • Agriculture Mechanics

  • Advanced Food Science

  • Farm-to-Fork

  • Veterinary Science

  • Natural Resources

In addition to supporting SAE for All, this teacher will develop relationships with students in our RTI for All program, and in Science or other classroom teaching assignments as qualified for and needed.  We believe that diversity is key to successfully reaching all our students.


Required Illinois Professional Educator License in Agriculture Education, with consideration given to those with additional endorsements specifically in Science education.  Non-traditional candidates will be considered.


Tri-Point CUSD #6J participates in the Three Circle Grant.  In addition, salary and benefits are offered per the negotiated collective bargaining agreement including 100% board-paid TRS, tuition reimbursement, and health and life insurance.
Contact Person

How to Apply

Email letter of interest, resume, and copies of three references to: Mrs. Kellee K. Hill, Principal

The position will remain open until a candidate is selected with interviews beginning in January.

School District

Northlawn Jr. High (Streator)  (District 2)  - Middle School STEM
Northlawn Jr. High, part of Streator Elementary School District #44 in Section 7, is seeking a middle school STEM teacher for the 2021-22 school year. This is a new position and a new program within Northlawn, and successful candidates will bring their passion for student learning and engagement to begin the STEM program. The program already has two 3-D printers, computers, and a garden area.  Because the program is brand new, candidates are encouraged to bring ideas of how they would grow this program to its fullest potential.

Contact Person
Apply online (visit our website and click Employment).

Lucas Allen
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 815-530-2065 Cell: 815-530-2065
Address: 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
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