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The District 67 Board Report is a monthly digest from the most recent Board of Education meeting to keep community members informed. Please note that these reports are not the official minutes of the Board of Education. Read the latest edition here: June 29, 2021


District 67 Board of Education

BOARD MEETING Overview

Unless otherwise noted on the board calendar, regular meetings are held in the Board Room at Lake Forest High School West Campus, 300 S. Waukegan Rd. (2nd floor) beginning at 7:00 p.m. An Executive Session and Workshop may be held prior to the conduction of regular business. The agenda and any changes to meeting dates or location are posted on this page, and on the bulletin board in the foyer of the Administration Center prior to each meeting. Agenda items include matters related to education, finance, and operations. The public is encouraged to attend Board of Education meetings.

For questions or to access archived minutes, please contact Julia Polszakiewicz, Board Clerk.

View information about public participation at Board Meeting

View the District 67 Board of Education Operating Procedures Manual


Notice regarding Board Meetings

Governor Pritzker recently extended the disaster declaration related to the COVID-19 pandemic for all Illinois counties to July 24, 2021. Board meetings may be held remotely to comply with the procedures set forth in Public Act 101-640 that Governor Pritzker signed on June 26, 2021.

Public Comment

Unless otherwise noted, individuals who wish to make a public comment at a virtual meeting should notify Board Clerk Julia Polszakiewicz, at jpolszakiewicz@lfschools.net no later than 12:00 p.m. noon on the day of the meeting. During the afternoon of the day of the Board meeting, Ms. Polszakiewicz will be in contact with those individuals regarding instructions on how to call in to make public comment.  If comments are submitted by community members in writing only, they will be added to the meeting record but will not be read aloud by a representative of the District at the meeting. Community members may read their own written comments once registered with Ms. Polszakiewicz. It is not required, however, that community members submit their comments in writing.

A link to the live stream of virtual Board of Education meetings will be available on the District 115 Board of Education website approximately two hours prior to the start of each meeting.

Upcoming Meetings

Board Calendar - 2020-2021 School Year

Board Members

Email ALL Board Members and the Superintendent: boed67@lfschools.net

Mr. Justin Engelland
Mr. Justin Engelland
President

Term: 2019-2023
1178 Mt. Vernon Ave.
206-819-8748
jengelland@lfschools.net
Mrs. Suzanne Sands
Mrs. Suzanne Sands
Vice President
Term: 2015-2023
701 Highview
847-283-0215
ssands@lfschools.net
Mrs. Alice LeVert
Mrs. Alice LeVert
Secretary

Term: 2017-2025
547 Golf Lane
847-295-7272
alevert@lfschools.net
Mrs. Emily M. Bernahl
Mrs. Emily M. Bernahl
Board Member

Term: 2021-2025
1165 W. Deerpath
312-493-8762
ebernahl@lfschools.net
Mr. Richard Chun
Mr. Richard Chun
Board Member

Term: 2019-2023
525 E Illinois Rd.
847-234-6867
rchun@lfschools.net
Ms. Anne Geraghty Helms
Ms. Anne Geraghty Helms
Board Member

Term: 2021-2025
934 Waveland Rd.
847-951-8976
ahelms@lfschools.net
Mr. Carl Kirar
Mr. Carl Kirar
Board Member

Term: 2020-2025
1280 Burr Oak Rd.
847-668-3904
ckirar@lfschools.net

Board Member Leadership Training

Mrs. Emily Bernahl
Open Meetings Act Training, May 2021
The Basics of Governance, May 2021
DCFS Mandated Reporter Training, May 2021
Professional Development Leadership and PERA Training, June 2021

Mr. Richard Chun
Open Meetings Act Training, June 2019
Professional Development Leadership and PERA Training, June 2019
The Basics of Governance, June 2019
DCFS Mandated Reporter Training, December 2019

Mr. Justin Engelland
Open Meetings Act Training, June 2019
Professional Development Leadership and PERA Training, June 2019
The Basics of Governance, June 2019
DCFS Mandated Reporter Training, November 2020

Ms. Anne Geraghty Helms
Open Meetings Act Training, May 2021
The Basics of Governance, May 2021
DCFS Mandated Reporter Training, June 2021

Mr. Carl Kirar
Open Meetings Act, May 2020
Professional Development Leadership and PERA Training, May 2020
DCFS Mandated Reporter Training, May 2020

Mrs. Alive LeVert
Open Meetings Act Training, July 2017
Professional Development Leadership and PERA Training, July 2017
DCFS Mandated Reporter Training, May 2020

Mrs. Suzanne Sands
IASB Master Board Members (Level 1)
Open Meetings Act Training, May 2015
Professional Development Leadership and PERA Training, May 2015
Attention Pays, November 2019
Equity: An Education Imperative, November 2019
DCFS Mandated Reporter Training, January 2020