Phone: (708) 747-3535


Degrees and Certifications:

BA Elementary Education, minor English MA Special Education

Miss Francine Castillo

Francine Castillo teaches 3rd grade at Arcadia School. She has been in a classroom for 12 years, and a classroom teacher for 8 years. This is her fourth year at Arcadia. Ms. Castillo started her career teaching first grade at a school on the south side and also directed a special education program in South Holland.

She received her Bachelors in Elementary Education with a minor in English as well as a Master of Arts in Special Education from Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, Illinois.

In her personal time, Ms. Castillo enjoys reading, travelling, and riding her bike.

Phone: 708-747-3535 ext. 5202


Degrees and Certifications:

BA Early Childhood Education

Mrs. Michelle Dusing

Michelle Dusing has been teaching in Matteson School District 162 for 14 years. She is currently teaching third grade in a co-taught classroom at Arcadia School. Mrs. Dusing graduated from Governors State University with a Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education. 

Mrs. Dusing enjoys spending time with her family and friends and watching and playing sports. She has a five-year-old daughter that keeps the family busy!!!

Contact Mrs. Dusing anytime by emailing, calling (708) 747-3535 or reaching out via Class Dojo.