|Board Member||Served Since||Term Ends|
|Mr. James Bruns - President||2007||2021|
|Mrs. Brittany Cluver - Vice President||2015||2023|
|Mrs. Gina Greene - Secretary||2017||2021|
|Mr. Kirk McTaggart||2011||2023|
|Mr. Rusty Maulding||2017||2021|
|Mrs. Sarah Combes||2019||2023|
|Mrs. Rebecca Wittenborn||2019||2023|
Board of Education
Iroquois County Community Unit #9
Iroquois County, Illinois
Notice is hereby given that all regular meetings of the Community Unit School District Number 9 Board of Education will be held in the Unit Office located at 1411 West Lafayette, Watseka, Illinois, (except as otherwise noted) on the dates indicated in the schedule below.
|May 21, 2019||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|June 27, 2019||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|July 17, 2019||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|August 20, 2019||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|September 19, 2019||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|October 15, 2019||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|November 19, 2019||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|December 17, 2019||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|January 21, 2020||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|February 18, 2020||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|March 17, 2020||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|April 21, 2020||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|May 19, 2020||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
|June 16, 2020||6 p.m.||Unit Office|
This schedule is posted as required by Chapter 102, Paragraph 42, Illinois Revised Statues.
2016-2017 Board of Education Goals
Iroquois County CUSD #9
The Board of Education will work to learn more about Common Core Standards and current assessment practices, and educate stakeholders as the Board of Education deems necessary.
The Board of Education will work collaboratively with the administration to strive to ensure students are receiving state standards of physical activity.
Iroquois County CUSD #9 will develop a committee of stakeholders that meet to focus on the creation of a technology plan (K-12) that incorporates technology and technology skills into the curriculum.
Iroquois County CUSD #9 will continue to initiate conversations with local stakeholders, and surrounding communities focused on an educational partnership.
All Illinois school board members must receive training in professional development leadership (P.A. 97-8) and the Open Meetings Act (P.A. 97-504). Mandatory training will also be required after the new teacher evaluation requirements are implemented in each school district. For additional information, see Board policy 2:120, Board Member Development.
The following table contains mandatory and non-mandatory training and development activities that were completed by each Board member. When the training was provided by the Illinois Association of School Boards, the acronym "IASB" follows the listed activity.
|Name||Development/Training Activity and Provider||Date Completed|
|James Bruns||Freedom Of Information Act 2011 Training - IL Office of the Attorney General||August 22, 2011|
|James Bruns||Open Meetings Act 2011 Training - IL Office of the Attorney General||August 22, 2011|
|James Bruns||Professional Development Leadership Training for School Board Members||June 20, 2013|
|Kirk McTaggart||Freedom of Information Act 2011 Training - IL Office of the Attorney General||September 22, 2011|
|Kirk McTaggart||Mandatory State Leadership Training for School Board Members||August 8, 2015|
|Brittany Cluver||Professional Development
Leadership Training for
School Board Members
|September 9, 2016|
|Brittany Cluver||Performance Evaluation Training for School Board Members||September 9, 2016|
|Brittany Cluver||Open Meetings Act 2015 Training - IL Office of the Attorney General||November 12, 2015|
|Brittany Cluver||Freedom of Information Act 2015 Training - IL Office of the Attorney General||November 13, 2015|
|Gina Greene||Professional Development Leadership Training and Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training for School Board Members||January 3, 2018|
|Gina Greene||Open Meetings Act Training for School Board Members||May 28, 2017|
|Rusty Maulding||Professional Development Leadership Training and Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training for School Board Members||January 9, 2018|
|Rusty Maulding||Open Meetings Act Training for School Board Members||May 22, 2017|
|Sarah Combes||Professional Development Leadership Training and Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training for School Board Members||June 14, 2019|
|Sarah Combes||Open Meetings Act Training for School Board Members||June 14, 2019|
|Sarah Combes||The Basics of Governance||June 15, 2019|
|Rebecca Wittenborn||June 14, 2019|
|Rebecca Wittenborn||Open Meetings Act Training For School Board Members||June 14, 2019|
|Rebecca Wittenborn||The Basics of Governance||June 15, 2019|
The Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB) is a voluntary organization of local boards of education dedicated to strengthening the Illinois public schools through local citizen control. Although not a part of State government, IASB is organized by member school boards as a private not-for-profit corporation under the authority granted by Article 23 of the School Code. The mission of the IASB is excellence in local school governance in support of quality public education.
For more information regarding IASB and its programs, visit www.iasb.com.