Phone: 847-784-7501


Degrees and Certifications:

Paul Waechtler

Principal - Northfield Campus

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Responsible for overall campus operations; oversight of all freshman programming, activities, and school climate.
  • Works collaboratively with the Winnetka Campus Principal
  • Articulates with junior high and middle school principals from sender schools
  • Liaison to New Trier Parents' Association
  • Co-chairs All School Forum
  • Chairs Permanent Evaluation Committee

Professional Activities

  • Member National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • Member Phi Lambda Theta
  • Member Phi Delta Kappa
  • Member American Association of Physics Teachers
  • Member National Science Teachers Association

Academic Preparation

  • M.S. Ed. Northern Illinois University
  • M.S. University of California, Santa Barbara
  • B.S. University of California, Santa Barbara

Professional Certifications

  • Illinois Type 75 (General Administrative)
  • Illinois Type 09 (Secondary Science)