Board Meetings


Unless otherwise noted, all regular open meetings of the District 401 Board of Education start at 7 p.m. and are held in the LGI Room at Elmwood Park High School, usually on the third Wednesday of each month from August to June.

Meetings of the Board's Committee of the Whole (COW) start at 6:30 p.m. and are held in Room 192 at Elmwood Park High School. Unless otherwise noted, COW meetings usually take place on the first Wednesday of each month from August to June.


2018-19 Schedule of Regular Meetings


The Board is scheduled to hold the following regular meetings during the 2018-19 school year:

August 15, 2018
September 19, 2018
October 17, 2018
November 14, 2018
December 19, 2018
January 16, 2019
February 20, 2019
March 20, 2019
April 17, 2019
April 30, 2019 *
May 15, 2019
June 19, 2019

* April 30 is a Tuesday, and the meeting date is pending the approved State Election and Campaign Finance Calendar 2019.


2018-19 Committee of the Whole Meetings


The Board's Committee of the Whole is scheduled to hold the following meetings during the 2018-19 school year:

August 1, 2018
September 5, 2018  (Note: This was changed to a Special Board Meeting)
October 3, 2018  (Note: This was changed to a Special Board Meeting)
December 5, 2018
February 6, 2019
March 6, 2019
April 3, 2019
June 5, 2019


Where to Find Notices, Agendas and Minutes


Links to all required public information related to the Board's 2018-19 meetings — including special meetings not otherwise listed on this page — are posted on our 2018-19 Notices, Agendas, Minutes page as they become available.

The Board also uses BoardDocs as its preferred method of sharing, managing and storing its online documents. BoardDocs is a cloud-based service that provides efficient public access to meeting agendas and minutes. It also serves as a portal to the District's Policy Manual

In addition, our Board Meeting Archives page contains records from several recent school years.

Board minutes from school years not archived on our site are available upon request. Please call the District 401 main office at 708-452-7292. 


For More Information 


If you have questions about Board of Education meetings, please contact Board Recording Secretary Ms. Nancy Lasselle, who can be reached by email at lassellen@epcusd401.org or by phone at 708-583-5831.

In addition, to learn more about Board meetings, including guidelines for public participation, we invite you to visit the pages listed below.


2018-19 Notices, Agendas, Minutes


Board Meeting Archives


Board Meeting Procedures


Public Participation


Types of Board Meetings