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

October 3, 2018

December 5, 2018

February 6, 2019

March 6, 2019

April 3, 2019

June 5, 2019


2018-19 Schedule of Other Meetings


The Board sometimes schedules meetings of individual committees or special meetings of the entire body. The following such meeting has been scheduled for 2018-19:

► July 11, 2018 — Buildings & Grounds Committee Meeting

Other individual committee meetings or special meetings of the entire body will be added to this space if and when they are scheduled.


2017-18 Schedule of Regular Meetings


The Board is scheduled to hold the following regular meetings during the 2017-18 school year:

► August 16, 2017

September 20, 2017

October 18, 2017

November 15, 2017

December 20, 2017

January 17, 2018

February 21, 2018

► March 21, 2018

► April 18, 2018

 May 16, 2018

► June 20, 2018


2017-18 Committee of the Whole Meetings


The Board's Committee of the Whole is scheduled to hold the following meetings during the 2017-18 school year:

September 6, 2017 | NOTE: Changed to Special Board Meeting

October 4, 2017 | NOTE: Changed to Special Board Meeting

 November 1, 2017 | NOTE: Changed to Special Board Meeting

► December 6, 2017

► February 7, 2018 | NOTE: Changed to Special Board Meeting

► March 7, 2018 | NOTE: Changed to Special Board Meeting

► April 4, 2018 | NOTE: Changed to Special Board Meeting

► May 2, 2018

► June 6, 2018 | NOTE: Changed to Special Board Meeting


Where to Find Notices, Agendas and Minutes


Links to all required public information related to the Board's 2017-18 meetings — including special meetings not otherwise listed on this page — are posted on our 2017-18 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


2017-18 Notices, Agendas, Minutes


Board Meeting Archives


Board Meeting Procedures


Public Participation


Types of Board Meetings