District 401 Board of Education
Elmwood Park Community Unit School District 401 is governed by a seven-member elected Board of Education. The Board’s current members are:
► Mrs. Mary Bruscato (President)
► Mrs. Andrea A. Sciullo (Vice President)
► Mrs. Sue Capraro (Secretary)
To communicate with the entire Board, please use this email link:
Powers and Duties
The Board's powers and duties include the authority to adopt, enforce and monitor all policies for the management and governance of District 401's schools.
A more detailed listing of Board powers and duties can be found in Section 2:20 of the District Policy Manual.
Action and Authority
Official action by the Board may only occur at a duly called and legally conducted meeting at which a quorum is physically present. See Section
The District 401 Board of Education meets regularly once a month during the school year from August to June.
The meetings typically occur on the third Wednesday of each month. The public portion of each meeting usually begins at 7 p.m. in the LGI Room at Elmwood Park High School, 8201 W. Fullerton Ave.
Meeting notices, agendas and minutes are publicized as required by Illinois law and District 401 policy.
2016-17 Schedule of Regular Meetings
The Board is scheduled to hold the following regular meetings during the 2016-17 school year:
*Meeting doesn't fall on the usual third Wednesday of the month.
A complete listing of this school year’s Board of Education meetings — including special meetings — can be found on our 2016-17 Notices, Agendas, Minutes page, which also includes links to all required public information related to those meetings.
2017-18 Schedule of Regular Meetings
The Board is scheduled to hold the following regular meetings during the 2017-18 school year:
A full listing of the Board's 2017-18 meetings — including special meetings — will be posted on our 2017-18 Notices, Agendas, Minutes page as the information becomes available, as will links to all required public information related to those meetings.
For More Information
To learn more about the District 401 Board of Education, including its procedures, policies and long-range plans, we invite you to visit the pages listed below.