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Caroline Bentley
Intermediate School
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Ms. Smith
5th Grade Math, Science, and Social Studies
6th Grade Language Arts - Bentley

About Me...

 staff photoThis is my 5th year teaching in the district.  I graduated from Illinois State University in 2010 with my Bachelors Degree. I finished my Master of Science in Educational Leadership with Principal Concentration in 2015. I am currently working on my ESL Endorsement through St. Francis and will finish in March of 2017. I coach 6th grade boys basketball at Bentley as well and have coached for the last 7 years. 

Quick Facts...

Years Teaching:

I was a maternity leave substitute for two years prior to getting hired full time in 2012. This is my 5th official year teaching and 7th in the district. 


- Watching the Chicago Bulls
& Chicago Cubs

- Running

- Sports in general

- TV Shows: Big Bang Theory
& The Walking Dead

- Coffee Laughing

- Food: Jersey Mikes, Buffalo Wild Wings, Chipotle, Burrito Loco

Started at NLSD:


Graduated From:

Illinois State University- Bachelors Degree

University of St. Francis- Masters Degree, LBS1 certification, ESL Endorsement

Favorite Books:

The Roar by Emma Clayton

Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson

Legend by Marie Lu