Board of Education


WATCH THE APRIL 27 BOARD MEETING: The Board of Education's April 27 special meeting was livestreamed and recorded. To view the public session, use this link:

Recording of April 27 Special Reorganization Board Meeting


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:

► Mr. Frank J. Parisi | President
► Mr. Michael V. Scheidt | Vice President
► Mrs. Susan S. Capraro | Secretary
► Mrs. Mary Bruscato
► Mr. Timothy P. Loughnane
► Mr. Jonathan M. Rivera
► Mr. Peter A. Volpe

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


Next Meeting: May 19 Regular Board Meeting


A regular meeting of the Board of Education will begin at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, in the Large Group Instruction (LGI) Room of Elmwood Park High School, 8201 W. Fullerton Ave., Elmwood Park. The open session will be livestreamed. 

Notice | May 19 Regular Meeting | PDF
► Agenda | May 19 Regular Meeting | BoardDocs — to be posted
Agenda | May 19 Regular Meeting | PDF — to be posted

For links to all required public information related to the Board's complete schedule of 2020-21 meetings, please visit our 2020-21 Notices, Agendas, Minutes page.


Public Participation


Online public participation forms will no longer be available prior to meetings. 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 2020-21 Board meetings will be livestreamed and recorded. These recordings will be posted on the following page:

2020-21 Notices, Agendas, Minutes

Recordings of 2019-20 meetings are available on our 2019-20 Notices, Agendas, Minutes page.


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.