BOARD OF EDUCATION

Elmwood Community Schools is proud to introduce our prestigious board members. They come from all parts of the community to create a strong, united group that's focused on making Elmwood Community Schools one of the best school districts in Illinois.

​The Elmwood Board of Education currently meets once a month on Monday, starting at 6:00 P.M., in the District Office. All meeting dates, times, and locations are subject to change.

BOARD MEMBERS

BOARD MEMBERS

Pictured left to right (starting at top): Katie Vaughan, Kevin Windish, Claude Keefer, Tom Conklin, Dean Cantu, Val Ramirez, Mark Davis.

Tom Conklin
Board Member
Term Expires 2023
Completed Training: OMA, FOIA, PERA
Contact: tconklin@elmwood322.com

Claude W. Keefer
Board Member
Term Expires 2023
Completed Training: OMA, FOIA, PERA
Contact: ckeefer@elmwood322.com

Jessica Reyling
Board Member
Term Expires 2023
Completed Training: OMA, FOIA, PERA, PDLT, Mandated Reporter, Basics of Gov.
Contact: jreyling@elmwood322.com

Kevin Windish
Board Member
Term Expires 2025
Completed Training: OMA
Contact: kwindish@elmwood322.com

Mark Davis
Vice President
Term Expires 2025
Completed Training: OMA, FOIA, PERA, Mandated Reporter
Contact: mdavis@elmwood322.com

Val Ramirez
President
Term Expires 2023
Completed Training: OMA, FOIA, PERA
Contact: vramirez@elmwood322.com

Katie Vaughan
Secretary
Term Expires 2025
Completed Training: OMA, FOIA, PERA, Basics of Gov.
Contact: kvaughan@elmwood322.com

BOARD OF EDUCATION CALENDAR

MEETING AGENDAS & MINUTES

REGULAR MEETINGS

July 18, 2022

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August 29, 2022

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September 26,  2022

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October 24, 2022

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November 28, 2022

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December 19, 2022

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January 23, 2023

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February 27, 2023

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March 27, 2023

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April 24, 2023

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May 22, 2023

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June 19, 2023

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COMMITEE MEETINGS

August 3, 2022 (FC)

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August 4, 2022 (BC)

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August 9,  2022 (EC)

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September 27, 2022 (BC)

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October 19, 2022 (BC)

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October 19, 2022 (FC)

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SPECIAL MEETINGS

BOARD POLICY MANUAL

RECORDS

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SCHOOL BOARD VACANCIES

School board members seeking reelection and new candidates running for local boards of education can begin circulating nominating petitions on Tuesday, September 20 for the 2023 Consolidated Election. Petitions for school board candidates are available in the Illinois State Board of Elections 2023 Candidate’s Guide. A link to petition forms can be found on pages 42-43 of the Candidate’s Guide, along with a candidate checklist (page 12) and information on campaign contributions/expenses and disclosure (pages 19-20).

Additional information for school board candidates and about school board elections can be found online.

All documents for a Board of Education candidate in Peoria County can be accessed by clicking here.