|West Chicago Elementary School District #33|
|Dr. Ed Leman, Superintendent||Board of Education|
|312 E. Forest Avenue West Chicago, IL 60185||Dave Barclay, President|
|www.wegoed33.k12.il.us||Katrine Maguire Secretary|
|(630) 293-6000 Fax (630) 293-6088||Sharon L. Jones|
|Contact:||Becky Koltz||School/Community Relations Specialist||Deborah D. Ramsey|
|(630) 293-6000 ext. 201||Chris Scheck|
The regular meeting of the Board of Education was held on the 1st Thursday of the month, April 7, 2005.
Board Members in attendance: Robert Lemon, Joseph Lach, Chris Scheck, Deborah Ramsey, Sharon Jones, Katrine Maguire, Dave Barclay
G.A.T.E. students from Gary School gave a presentation on a community project that they have been involved in.
There were no comments from anyone in attendance during the public comment portion of the agenda.
The Board of Education has considered and accepted Araceli Rivera as resigning her position as a teacher in West Chicago Elementary School District #33 after neglecting to notify the Superintendent of her intent to return following an approved unpaid leave of absence for the 2004-2005 school year. This is in conjunction with the terms stated in the negotiated agreement.
New Business - Discussion with Possible Future Action
The Board of Education reviewed the following informational items:
- update from Gloria Trejo on the Dual Language open house that was held on March 17, 2005 and kindergarten registration
- results of the paper bid for the 2005-2006 school year
- update from Sharon Jones on the Strategic Plan, focus group activities, and the committee's continued discussion on fundamental beliefs
Report of District Committee Meetings
The Board of Education received reports on the PTO Council meeting of March 18, 2005; the SASED Board of Control meeting of March 23, 2005; the Strategic Design Plan Committee meeting of March 24, 2005; and the Legislative Committee.
Review of Upcoming Meetings/Events
The Board of Education members reviewed upcoming meetings and events.
The Board of Education did not go into closed session at this meeting.
The next Regular Board Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, April 21, 2005, beginning at 7:00 p.m.
The above review of action taken by the Board of Education at their regular meeting is provided in an attempt to keep you informed. If you have any questions regarding any of the information provided or wish to discuss any of the items, please do not hesitate to contact my office.
Superintendent of Schools