Freedom of Information Act

  • The Freedom of Information Act is intended to ensure that members of the public have access to information about their government and its decision making process. To learn more about the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, visit the Illinois Attorney General FOIA webpage.

    According to School Board policy, the public will have access to information concerning public actions, policies, and details concerning the educational operations of the District through the Illinois Freedom of Information Act and other sources.

    Anyone interested in reviewing records/documents not readily available, may submit a FOIA request to the Compliance Officer. You may submit the request in writing by mail or via email to: 

    Maureen A. Jones

    Assistant Superintendent for Finance and Operations/FOIA Compliance Officer

    Community Consolidated School District 89
    22W600 Butterfield Rd
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

    mjones@ccsd89.org

    The District Office is located on the second floor of the Baskin Administration Building at 22W600 Butterfield Rd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137. The office is a service center for the District, its employees, and the community. The District's primary purpose is the education the children of the district from kindergarten through middle school. The district employs approximately 250 staff members. 

     

    Fees

    Per Illinois law, there is no charge for the first 50 pages of all black-and-white letter or legal sized copies provided in response to a non-commercial Freedom of Information Act request. For all black and white letter or legal-sized copies, the District will charge for non-commercial requests beyond the first 50 pages, 15 cents per page, representing a reasonable a calculation of the supplies and equipment cost for producing copies. The cost for copies other than letter or legal sized black and white papers, or materials supplied in other formats (including but not limited to: flash drives, CDs, DVDs, etc.) shall be the actual cost of the medium, consistent with the guidelines set by the Freedom of Information Act.

     

    Public records

    Community Consolidated School District 89 maintains various records, including:
    - Board of Education policies, minutes, and schedules
    - District budget and other financial reports
    - Illinois School report cards
    - Collective bargaining agreements
    - Salary and compensation reports
    - List of contracts annually greater than $25,000

    Learn more about Community Consolidated School District 89

    More information: Illinois Attorney General Freedom of Information/ Open Meetings Act webpage