D102 Board of Education
The Board of Education and Its DutiesThe Board of Education consists of seven members. They are elected by residents of the District to serve as representatives and to oversee the operation of D102. Members participate in committees and serve as liaisons with members of D102's Administration Team. Board members are elected to four-year terms. State law does not limit the number of terms Board members may serve. Members serve without pay and elect their officers.
LaGrange School District 102's Board Meetings are open to the public. Meetings are generally held on the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at Park Junior High School in the LRC, located at 325 North Park Road in LaGrange Park. Formal action is taken only at board meetings with advanced notice given. When necessary, special, adjourned, or committee meetings are held throughout the year.
Types of Board of Education MeetingsRegular Board Meeting
The purpose of board meetings is for the Board Members to conduct its business. The meetings are open to the public and include a variety of board action items, reports, and presentations to the Board. All meetings follow this format unless otherwise noted.
Committee of the Whole Meetings
LaGrange School District 102 also holds three Committee of the Whole Meetings per school year. Committee of the Whole Meetings provides Board Members the opportunity to engage in focused conversations on specific topics. The meetings are open to the public and include a variety of reports and presentations made to the Board. The Board does not typically take action at these meetings and complies with the Open Meetings Act before taking action. The Board requests these meetings and scheduled accordingly.
Public CommentThe Board welcomes and encourages the community to engage with them at all board meetings, and therefore, time is available at each meeting for audience members to address the Board. The Board has set aside two specific times in the Agenda for Public Comment. We kindly ask that you limit your comments to 3 minutes. Also, please understand the Board will not respond to your questions and concerns during the meeting but will follow up with you regarding them.
2019-2020 School Board Meeting Dates
|August 22, 2019||January 23, 2020|
|August 27, 2019*||February 6, 2020**|
|September 12, 2019||February 27, 2020|
|September 26, 2019||March 12, 2020|
|October 10, 2019**||April 2, 2020** CANCELLED|
|October 24, 2019||April 23, 2020|
|October 29, 2019*||May 14, 2020|
|November 21, 2019||May 28, 2020|
|December 12, 2019||June 11, 2020|
|*denotes Special Board Meeting||**denotes Committee of the Whole Meeting|
You are able to access LaGrange D102's policy regarding board meetings by clicking the Board of Education Meeting Procedure.
2019-2020 Board Meetings
5/28/2020 Board Meeting
5/14/2020 Board Meeting
4/23/2020 Board Meeting
4/22/2020 Special Board Meeting
3/12/2020 Board Meeting
2/27/2020 Boarding Meeting - Committee of the Whole
2/6/2020 Board Meeting
1/23/2020 Board Meeting
12/12/19 Board Meeting
11/21/2019 Board Meeting
10/29/2019 Special Board Meeting
10/24/2019 Board Meeting
10/10/2019 Board Meeting - Committee of the Whole
09/26/2019 Board Meeting
09/12/2019 Board Meeting
08/27/2019 Special Board Meeting
08/21/2019 Board Meeting