Happy Retirement to Ray Schellenberger: Counselor


Grace Sisto & Ruby Mendoza, Staff Writers

  • Why did you pick Evergreen Park to work?

The number of enrolled students gives you an opportunity to meet people.  Family like atmosphere administrations and diversity. Dream job for guidance counselor

  • Why did you start working here not anywhere else
  • If Evergreen Park wasn’t around he would work in Naperville
  • What made you become who you are today?

Looked up to teachers and coach. Which made him become a PE teacher. Coached 4 sports

  • What is/ was your professional goal?

Head football coach. High school guidance counselor

  • What do you enjoy most about your job?

Dealing with students. Be able to do   

  • What were your expectations coming into your current job?

Learn all about to be a guidance counselor. Be the best guidance, counselor

  • What would the students be surprised to find out about you?

Not much a hider of life. Most students know everything more than they should.  Fifth out of 8 kids

  • If you won the lottery and decided to give up teaching, what would you do instead?

Pay off all debts,  get a second house in Denver Colorado and Tennessee and travel. And pay taxes

  • What is your favorite memory from school?

The snowball retreats. Principal doing cartwheels in elf costume during winter assembly

Wrestler champion had state championship trophy

  • Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by?

Work hard good things come to you

This to shall pass