Where to Send FOIA Requests
PLEASE NOTE: This page is for those who are seeking public records from Elmwood Park Community Unit School District 401. This page IS NOT for those who are seeking public records from the Village of Elmwood Park. For information about the Village of Elmwood Park's FOIA procedures, please visit this page.
Pursuant to 5 ILCS 140/4b, portions of which require a public body to post on its website the name of its Freedom of Information officer and the address where requests for public records should be directed, District 401 provides the following directory information:
- District 401's FOIA officer is Superintendent of Schools Dr. Leah Gauthier.
- FOIA requests should be made in writing to the District’s FOIA officer at this address:
Optional Request Form
Although members of the public are not required to use a specific form when submitting a FOIA request, District 401 has prepared a form that may be submitted for this purpose:
District 401's Policy on Public Records
For More Information
Please consult the following links for additional information about the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, including the full text of the law and a Spanish-language FAQ:
► Text of the Illinois Freedom of Information Act
► Illinois Attorney General: Frequently Asked FOIA Questions by the Public
► Illinois Attorney General: Preguntas frecuentes por el público
► Illinois Attorney General: FOIA Resources Page