Dr. Robert Kobylski has been chosen as the new superintendent of the Davenport Community School District beginning July 1, 2019.
Dr. Kobylski has been the superintendent of the Nicolet High School since July, 2013, and also has been serving as the superintendent of the Fox Point-Bayside School District since July, 2016. He previously served as the superintendent of the Menasha Joint School District, as well as the Kohler Public Schools. He began his career in education as a secondary social science teacher in the Chicago Public School system. He has written for and contributed to numerous professional publications and magazines, including Phi Delta Kappan, Teaching Today, and Chicago Magazine. Dr. Kobylski has been a featured presenter and has conducted many educational workshops at the local, regional and national levels.
Dr. Kobylski received his Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction from Loyola University Chicago. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, with a major in Economics, from Loyola University. Prior to embarking on a career in education Dr. Kobylski was an independent commodities trader on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade and later was employed as a securities analyst and portfolio manager for a multi-national investment firm. He is married, has six children and two grandchildren.
We’re looking forward to welcoming Dr. Kobylski to our Davenport Community Schools and to the community.