Board Briefs

August 5, 2021 - Special Meeting

Board Meeting Details

This special meeting was held in person at the District Office with no pandemic-related capacity limit. In-person public comment was available for attendees.

1. Call to Order

The meeting was called to order at 5:37 p.m.

2. Approval of Meeting Agenda

The motion was approved.

3. Adjourn to Closed Session

The Board of Education adjourned to closed session to discuss: The placement of individual students in special education programs and other matters relating to individual students. 5 ILCS 120/2(c)(10).

Reconvene To Open Session

The meeting reconvened in open session at 6:17 p.m.

4. Community Participation Relative to Matters on the Meeting Agenda (Policy 2:230)

There was no community participation.

5. Superintendent's Report

Mr. Simeck said there was no report for the evening.


6.1. District Mission, Vision, and Values Presentations

The board listened to three presentations of firms vying to partner with District 109 on mission, vision, and values work:

Phoenix Perform

Eklund Consulting


You can see their presentations in the video link above.

There was board discussion but no formal vote taken on the matter.

7. Open Community Participation (Policy 2:230)

There was no community participation.

8. Board/Superintendent Other

President Montgomery thanked the tech team for their efforts in helping stream the meeting.

There was discussion about reminding people about the back to school FAQ the district has posted. That has been linked below.

Upcoming School Board Meetings

Thursday, August 26, 2021 @ 7 p.m. -- Regular Board Meeting

Thursday, September 23, 2021 @ 7 p.m. - Regular Board Meeting