Wednesday, December 5, 2012
The 2013 tax levy was approved Tuesday at the LFHS School Board Meeting. Here's what you need to know.
The Lake Forest High School District 115 school board approved a 5 percent increase to the tax levy for the 2013-14 school year at its meeting Tuesday night. Because much of that money will come from new revenue due to the expiration of the city's Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district, the average homeowner will actually see about a 3 percent increase in property taxes from the approved increase. The TIF district in Lake Forest is the area around McDonalds, Sunset Foods and Everett Elementary School, including some residential properties. A TIF district is an area which has been blighted, and the city decided it would not develop it on its own. In an effort to build up the area, the city sells bonds and uses that money to build essential …
Monday, December 3, 2012
The Lake Forest High School District 115 school board will meet on Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. at the LFHS West Campus. Here's what they'll be talking about.
Monday, December 3, 2012
LAKE FOREST COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT #115 BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING Tuesday December 4, 2012 Lake Forest High School – West Campus 6:00 p.m. (The school district will not conduct Regular Business until 7:00 PM) AGENDA I. OPEN SESSION - ADJOURN TO EXECUTIVE SESSION 6:00 p.m. Discussion on matters related to the appointment, employment, compensation performance, or dismissal of specific employees of the public body. 5 ILCS 120/2(c)(1) RETURN TO OPEN SESSION – 7:00 p.m. CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL PRESIDENT’S REPORT SUPERINTENDENT’S REPORT VI, PUBLIC PARTICIPATION VII. REPORTS/DISCUSSION 1. Annual Assessment Report VIII. BOARD COMMITTEES A. Board Education Committee – Nicki Snoblin, Monty Edson, Todd Burgener B. Board Finance & …
The Lake Forest Caucus Committee recently endorsed candidates for the 2013 school board.
Courtesy of the Lake Forest Caucus Committee. The Lake Forest Caucus Committee nominated candiates for the Lake Forest School Board for District 67 and District 115. For more news on Lake Forest and Lake Bluff schools, 'like' the Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Patch on Facebook! District 67 Candidates: Mike Borkowski: Borkowski has been in Lake Forest for over 20 years. Prior to becoming the primary care giver for his children, Mike earned considerable business experience working for Ameritech as a business manager, founding a startup business (which he successfully sold) and providing management consulting services helping distressed organizations to return to profitability. He is currently a stay at home dad. He's married to Renee Borkowski with…
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
The September Board Meeting has been changed to Monday September 24, 2012
The Lake Forest School District 67 Regular Board of Education Meeting and FY13 Budget Hearing have been rescheduled from Tuesday September 25, 2012 to Monday September 24, 2012, 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Board Room, Lake Forest HS West Campus, 300 S. Waukegan Rd. The regular business of the Board of Education will not be conducted until 7:00 p.m. An Executive Session may be held prior to the conduction of regular business. Please check the district website for additional information, http://www.lf67.org.