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Dr. Will Dwyer Hired as WCCHS Principal

Dr. William (Will) Dwyer was selected as the new principal of West Chicago Community High School effective July 1, 2019. Dr. Dwyer replaces the current principal, Dr. Moses Cheng, who will become the Community High School District 94 superintendent beginning July 1, 2019. A reception is being planned for May 13 to welcome both administrators.

"Dr. Dwyer has a great wealth of experience and knowledge that will be a great fit for the entire Wego family,” said Cheng.

Dwyer is currently the director of secondary teaching and learning for West Aurora School District 129, supporting staff at four middle schools and West Aurora High School. Previously, Dwyer was the assistant principal for curriculum and instruction at Oswego East High School, director of athletics at Oak Lawn Community High School, and assistant principal for athletics and activities at Rich Central High School. A former social studies teacher, Dwyer started his educational career in 2003 teaching U.S. history, world history, and psychology.

Dwyer holds a doctoral degree in curriculum and instruction from Northern Illinois University, a master’s degree in educational administration from Governor’s State University, and a bachelor’s degree in history and secondary education from Augustana College. He resides in the western suburbs with his wife, Sara, and three young children; Liam, Josephine and Calvin.

The Board of Education is planning a reception to be held on May 13 from 3-5 p.m. and 6-7 p.m. in Commons at West Chicago Community High School, Entrance H (south side) 326 Joliet Street, West Chicago. Community members, parents, and staff members are encouraged to attend.

Dr. Will Dwyer

Dr. Will Dwyer