As superintendent, I feel it is important to address certain misleading reports that wrongly conflated two issues that occurred in our District over the past few weeks.
Following the successful passing of the recent referendum and shift to a K-5 grade configuration, the new school boundaries for the 2019-2020 school year have been approved by the Board of Education.
November 15th marked the ninth official statewide observance of School Board Members Day in Illinois. This is an opportunity for the District and community to thank school board members for their commitment in providing a local governance voice for education decisions.
The work of our District couldn't be done without the tireless hours of volunteer work from our Board of Education. At a Lake Division Dinner Meeting held on Wednesday, October 11th, our Board was one of 20 in the state of Illinois to earn the Illinois Association of School Boards 2017 School Board Governance Recognition designation.
One of the goals of the district strategic plan is to enhance "Family and Community Partnerships'.