Board of Education
The District 62 Board of Education held its reorganization meeting on May 8, 2023. Board member Ronald Burton was elected board president.
The Board convenes its meetings on the third Monday of the month, except for the following meetings: August 14, 2023, November 13, 2023, January 16, 2024, and February 20, 2024.
Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room of Forest Elementary School, 1375 Fifth Avenue, Des Plaines, Illinois.
To confirm meeting times and dates, call the Leon Smaage Administration Center at (847) 824-1136. Meeting agendas are posted to the district website, the Administration Center and Forest Administrative Offices.
The Board of Education proceedings are streamed live. The District 62 Media makes the video recordings available over YouTube. Please subscribe!
From the left:
Elizabeth Massa, Member
Jeanette Weller, Member
Ronald Burton, President
Tina Garrett, Member
Gene Haring, Member
Stephanie Duckmann, Member
Elizabeth Morley, Vice President
May 15, 2023 – Professional learning funds allowed District 62 staff to receive training in affecting school improvement and student achievement, including: curriculum articulation and collaboration among teachers, assessment results analysis and next steps planning based on students’ learning needs, mathematics learning, literacy learning, learning for English Learners, technology, improved pedagogical practices, leadership skills, and social-emotional learning.
The Board of Education devote its full energies to its unique governance responsibilities and creates an environment in which the superintendent and all employees of the District know what the community expects of them and vigorously pursue those expectations to the very best of their abilities.
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT
Community Consolidated School District 62 makes available all public records for inspection and/or copying, except to the extent the records are exempted under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). All requests under FOIA may be sent via email to FOIA@d62.org.