Current Community Events

Join us Feb. 15 or Feb. 22 for a free college planning program with our own college counselor, Joe Niemczyk. This program is for parents who have children of all ages. High school students are welcome to attend with their parents.

Register now.

ULS presents the rockin’ musical, “Bye Bye Birdie.” Performances will be on Feb. 16, 17, 18, 23 and 24.

Order tickets today.

Free Community Movie Nights hosted at University Lake School presents “Up,” on Friday, March 2 at 7 p.m.

Join us Saturday, March 10, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., for our Preprimary Open House. Children are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Registration is open for the Performing Arts Summer Series, “A Musical Theatre Review.” Classes begin June 18 and a final performance will be held Friday, July 27.

Learn more

Personal Tours are also available any time.  Contact Deb Smith, Director of Admissions at (262) 367-6011 x 1455 or to schedule a tour.

Laker Playgroup is available for spring session. Laker Playgroup is a fun, educational playgroup facilitated by the same master educators who teach at ULS. Activities include art, music, Spanish and nature exploration. For children ages 18 months to 3 years.

Click here to learn more and register.



Current Community Events


Exceptional Faculty
Our faculty brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our students. Of our nearly 50 faculty members, 65% have master’s degrees or PhDs in their chosen fields. Plus, 80% have taught for more than 10 years, giving our teachers an uncommon depth of expertise.

Leadership Team

Ron Smyczek – Head of School + Advanced Chemistry



 Tim Horner – Head of Administration + Varsity Soccer Coach



Adri Hollenbeck – Lower School Head + Director of Technology



Liz McSorley – Middle School Head



Deb Smith – Director of Admissions



Jenni Becker – Director of Marketing



Shellie Javier – Director of Communications



Danielle Nelson – Director of Advancement



Danny Ehnert – Athletic Director



Jen Cavin – Junior Kindergarten 3



Lindsay Sandstrom – Junior Kindergarten 3



Laura Dralle – Junior Kindergarten 4



Cathy Wilkowski – Junior Kindergarten 4



Kristi Booth – Senior Kindergarten 5



Sarah Thomas – Senior Kindergarten 5



Maddie Olson – Music


Lower School

Ann Zakszewski – 1st Grade



Rebecca Tiffany – 1st Grade



Anne Mass – 2nd Grade



Leslie Peterson – 2nd Grade



 Sarah Archer – 3rd Grade



Pete Wilson – 4th Grade



Maddie Olson – Music



Robynn Horner – Spanish



Scot Plier – Art



Pam Bisbee – Physical Education + Varsity Tennis Coach


Middle School

Liz McSorley – 5th Grade Language Arts



Joe Hardgrove – 5th Grade Math, Science + Social Studies



Carolyn Meler – 6th Grade Math, Science + 8th Grade Algebra



Jen Putnam – 6th Grade Language Arts, Social Studies + 9th Grade English



Cathy Debbink – 7/8th Grade Math, Science + 8th Grade Algebra 2



Allie Reeder – 7/8th Grade Language Arts



Courtney Hudson – 7/8th Grade Social Studies



Maddie Olson – 5/6th Grade Music



Nicole Skowronski – 7/8th Grade Music



Robynn Horner – 5/6th Grade Spanish



Barbara Landa – 7/8th Grade Spanish



Scot Plier – 5/6th Grade Art



David Bielot – 7/8th Grade Art



David Valdes – 7/8 Grade Theatre



John Doherty – Physical Education



Upper School

Mark Bronner – Algebra, Geometry, Statistics + AP Calculus



Tara Finch – Anatomy/Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, AP Chemistry + Interact Service Club Facilitator



Tim Flaherty – US History, World History, AP Euro, AP US History + Varsity Cross Country and Track and Field Coach



John Fritzke – Economics, Environmental Science, Criminal Justice, Algebra 2 + Pre-Calculus



Kirsten Huberty – Physics + AP Physics



Courtney Hudson – World Literature



Barbara Landa – Spanish 1



Ann Mocchi – Spanish 2, Spanish 3, Spanish 4/5 + AP Spanish



Patrick Mulrooney – American Literature, Composition, AP English Composition + AP Literature



Allie Reeder – Contemporary Literature



Mike Dolan – College Counseling + Leadership



Joe Niemczyk – College Counseling + Leadership



Nicole Skowronski – Chamber Choir + Concert Choir



David Bielot – Introduction to Art, Studio Art, Portfolio Art + AP Portfolio Art



David Valdes – Theatre Director



John Doherty – Physical Education, Health + Varsity Volleyball, Women’s Basketball and Golf Coach


Jenny Andersen – Lower School Administrative Assistant



Jeanne Flesch- Middle School Administrative Assistant



Beth Gibbs – Assistant to the Head of School



Gail Staniszewski – Business Office Assistant



Val Warshauer – Institutional Advancement + Alumni Relations



Peter Humphreys-Loving – School Counselor



Lori Eckert – Academic Support Specialist



Sue Manne – Academic Support Specialist



Julie Wold – Academic Support Specialist



Jennifer Bennett – Laker Playgroup Facilitator



Lisa Bienkowski – Stay, Play and Study Program Coordinator



Dar Bicha-Dale – Technology Specialist



Carl Reinemann – Facilities


Chris Buday – Facilities