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
    koltzb@wegoed33.k12.il.us     Joseph Lach
Date: 09 May 2005     Sue Stibal

The regular meeting of the Board of Education
was held on the 1st Thursday of the month, May 5, 2005.

Board Members in attendance: Sue Stibal, Joseph Lach, Chris Scheck, Sharon Jones,
Katrine Maguire, Dave Barclay


Pioneer students from Ms. Sara Rupp's G.A.T.E. classes presented their original poetry.

Public Comment

There were no comments from anyone in attendance during the public comment portion of the agenda.

Action Items

New Business - Discussion with Possible Future Action

The Board of Education reviewed/discussed the following informational items:

Report of District Committee Meetings

The Board of Education received reports on the Faculty Advisory Committee meeting of April 25, 2005; the SASED Board of Control meeting of April 27, 2005; the Strategic Design Plan Committee meeting of April 29, 2005; and the Legislative Committee.

Review of Upcoming Meetings/Events

The Board of Education members reviewed upcoming meetings and events.


Mrs. Sharon Jones indicated her intent to resign her position as board member, likely in June, 2005.

Closed Session

The Board of Education went into closed session to discuss information regarding litigation matters, and the appointment, employment, compensation, discipline, performance, or dismissal of specific employees.

The next Regular Board Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 19, 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.

Ed Leman
Superintendent of Schools