The District 200 Board of Education will continue its deliberations on a revamped Code of Conduct, which governs how students are disciplined at Oak Park and River Forest High School, until next month.
Due to the large flow of people funneling through Oak Park's Village Hall during the two-week early voting period, the Village of Oak Park is looking to move early voting to a different location in town.
The portion of property tax revenue allocated to Oak Park and River Forest High School and elementary school District 97 via development from the Colt-Westgate site could run into the millions. That's according to the village of Oak Park as it looks to amend the 2011 downtown TIF settlement with the two school districts.
In response to a small group of parents who objected to a novel being taught in their middle school children's classrooms that contained explicit language and mature themes, District 97 will offer those parents an alternative book for their students to read.
Ralph Lee, in his second term, says OPRF should consider examining its finances in order to possibly expand that office. In a recent report to the board, Deb Mittleman, the school's parent outreach coordinator since 2009, said she has a database of 155 students, with whose parents she's been trying to work.