Board Briefs - Key Highlights

board briefs

Here are a few highlights from the Board of Education meeting. Full meeting agendas can be viewed on our website or by clicking here, and full livestream recordings are also available and can be viewed here. 

Board Briefs – March 24, 2022

Click here to watch the Superintendent’s Update (video)

Board Awards

Student Recognitions
Grace Garrow, Lake Zurich High School
Ayden Niemiec, Middle School North
Avary Eckman, Middle School South
Beannya Lopez, May Whitney Elementary
Gemma Stafford, Isaac Fox Elementary
Vincent Fontanini, Spencer Loomis Elementary
Josie Bercher, Seth Paine Elementary
Angelina DiCanio, Sarah Adams Elementary
 
Parent Volunteer of the Month
Kelly Fedyk - Seth Paine Elementary
 
Staff Member of the Month
Linda Hampe - Sarah Adams Elementary
 

3C22 Forward95 Update

Update on partnerships with community organizations and businesses that establish authentic learning and/or opportunities beyond those of the traditional classroom.

Facilities Board Committee Update

  • Sarah Adams Ditch Restoration Reviewed
  • STEAM Addition Phase 2 Bid
  • MSN Library to be completed by start of school
  • Warehouse lease and future planning for storage and a potential transportation site
  • Solar Request for Proposal

Other Committee Updates

  • Superintendent Student Advisory Team Meeting
  • District Teacher Leader Professional Learning
  • Student & Staff Success Meeting
  • District Health & Wellness Team Meeting

Student Information System Update

Comprehensive Review Process has resulted in 3 final systems for consideration of adoption:

  • Infinite Campus
  • Skyward
  • Edupoint Synergy

The Board can expect a final recommendation during the May 12, 2022 Board of Education meeting

District 95 Health Update

Sarah Adams Elementary Update

Students reporting symptoms of vomiting/diarrhea (consistent with Acute Gastroenteritis/AGE, norovirus) significantly decreased from Wednesday 3/16/22 (initial surge)

COVID Update

Current COVID cases (students/staff in isolation): 12 (10 students, 2 staff members)

  • Last report – 9 students, 0 staff (9 total)
  • Close contacts identified since 2/8/2022 (since shift to masks optional): 550
  • Positive cases (potentially linked) from close contacts identified since 2/8/2022 (since shift to masks optional): 13 (2.4%)