Phone: 815-407-5344


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Biology Master of Science in Science Education

Ms. Traci Hartigan

Ms. Hartigan attended Plainfield High School (when there was only one) before continuing her education at Joliet Junior College and earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biological Sciences from Illinois State University.  She later earned her Master's Degree in Science Education Grades K-8.

Ms. Hartigan completed her student teaching at Brooks Middle School and has been teaching in Valley View since 2007.  Ms. Hartigan taught middle school science for eight years before transferring to Romeoville High School to teach Chemistry, Conceptual Physics, and Physical Science.  Ms. Hartigan is a lifelong learner who has been known to attend science lectures and take science classes for fun.  She has a passion for teaching and LOVES sharing her knowledge of science with everyone who will listen!

Ms. Hartigan is committed to making Romeoville High School a safe space for all learners.  In addition to her teaching duties, she co-sponsors Romeoville High School's Gay-Straight Alliance and Robotics Team.