Board of Education

WATCH THE OCT. 20 MEETING: The open session of the Board of Education's Oct. 20 regular meeting will be livestreamed and recorded. Use this link to view:

Elmwood Park Community Unit School District 401 is governed by a seven-member elected Board of Education. The current members of the District 401 Board of Education are:

All Board-approved policies are contained in the District Policy Manual, which is available online in a fully searchable format.

Next Meeting: Oct. 20, 2021 — Regular Meeting

A regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held in the Large Group Instructional (LGI) Room of Elmwood Park High School, 8201 W. Fullerton Ave., Elmwood Park, on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and will be livestreamed.

PLEASE NOTE LOCATION CHANGE: The October regular meeting will be held in the LGI Room rather than the auditorium, due to EPHS fall play rehearsals.

For links to all required public information related to the Board's complete schedule of 2021-22 meetings, please visit our 2021-22 Notices, Agendas, Minutes page.

Public Participation

Comments or questions should be made in person. Individuals who would like to address the Board should follow the guidelines described on our Public Participation page.

Livestreams & Recordings of Board Meetings

The public sessions of 2021-22 Board meetings will be livestreamed and recorded. These recordings will be posted on the following page:

Recordings of 2020-21 meetings are available on our 2020-21 Notices, Agendas, Minutes page.

Meeting Times & Places

Unless otherwise noted, all Board meetings are held at Elmwood Park High School.*

  • Regular meetings take place monthly every third Wednesday, August to June.
  • Open sessions of regular meetings start at 7 p.m. in the EPHS auditorium.
  • Executive (closed) sessions of regular meetings begin at 6 p.m. in Room 192 at EPHS.
  • COW meetings take place monthly every first Wednesday, August to June.
  • COW meetings start at 6:30 p.m. in the EPHS auditorium.
  • Open sessions of regular and COW meetings are livestreamed and recorded.

Please note that the locations of 2021-22 Board of Education meetings are subject to change. Any changes will be posted to this page.

*Some COW meetings will be held at other D401 schools. Notice will be given.

To Learn More About the Board

For more information about the responsibilities, procedures and operations of the D401 Board of Education, please see the sections below.