Welcome to my page! My name is Mike DeGroot. I am a longtime resident of New Lenox and a graduate of both NLSD 122 and Lincoln Way Community High School District 210. I attended Lewis University where I earned a bachelor's degree in special education. I also earned a master's degree from Olivet Nazarene University. I work with 4th and 5th grade students at Oster-Oakview School. I have been married to Stacey for 25 years, and we have two boys. Michael is 20 years old and is a graduate of NLSD 122 and LWCHS. He is currently a junior at the University of Louisville majoring in electrical engineering. Mitchell is 14 years old and is also a NLSD 122 graduate. He is a freshman at Lincoln Way Central.
Favorite Thing About Teaching:
Working with students every day and watching them grow.
Working in the yard
Attending sporting events
New Lenox School District 122
Lincoln Way Central High School
Olivet Nazarene University