Phone: 708-748-0480


Degrees and Certifications:

BA Education Eastern Illinois University MA Nova Southeastern University

Mrs. Suzanne VanSlyke

Mrs. Suzanne VanSlyke is beginning her 37th year of teaching.  She has spent 33 of those years at Matteson Elementary School. Growing up a short distance from Matteson Elementary, Mrs. VanSlyke is proud to call Matteson Elementary School her school. Always taking pride in providing sound instruction for her students, she is looking forward to motivating her students to strive for academic excellence during the 2023-2024 school year.  When Mrs. VanSlyke is not involved in performing her teaching duties, she loves spending time with her family.  Mrs. VanSlyke can be reached via email at  In addition, Mrs. VanSlyke uses Class Dojo to answer questions or to share information.