Board Briefs for April 25, 2019
The Grayslake Community High School Board of Education met on April 25, 2019. In addition to the regularly scheduled Board of Education action items that were reviewed and approved, please enjoy the following meeting highlights:
The Board accepted the Lake County Clerk’s Canvass of Votes from the April 2, 2019 Election. The following were proclaimed as duly elected to the Board of Education and administered the oath of office: Kathleen Conlon-Wasik, Jonathan Reinoso, Hal Sloan and Erin Westphal.
Mr. Edwin Brown, Mrs. Ann Dingman and Mr. Ken Witkowski were recognized for their service on the District 127 Board of Education.
After a brief recess, the board reconvened and continued with the Board reorganization. The officers are as follows: Mrs. Kathleen Conlon-Wasik, President, Mr. Russell Chamberlin, Vice President and Mrs. Amy Knutson Strack, Secretary. As part of the reorganization, the following members were appointed to the Board Committees: Program, Policy and Personnel – Mrs. Knutson Strack/Chair, Mr. Reinoso and Ms. Westphal and Facilities and Finance – Mr. Nerge/Chair, Mr. Chamberlin and Mr. Sloan. The Board also approved the regular Board and Committee meeting dates for the 2019-2020 school year.
Board Policy updates were brought for a first reading
The following new business items were approved:
- Out of Town/Overnight Field Trip
- 2019-2020 Textbook and Novel Adoption Recommendations
- Recommendation for Title I Grant District Plan for the 2019-2020 School Year
- Recommendation for Technology Purchase
- Grayslake North Track Resurfacing Project Recommendation
- GCHS Donation Recommendation
Official minutes from this meeting will be posted on the District 127 website upon approval.