Local School Councils

Contact Information

Office of Local School Council Relations
Garfield Park Office
2651 W. Washington
Blvd, 3rd Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60612
773-553-1400 | Main
773-553-6563 | Fax

2020 Local School Council Key Dates

12/02 Nomination period begins
02/25 A Deadline to submit nomination forms to OLSCR
03/05 Deadline to submit nomination forms to schools
03/12 Deadline to submit election judge applications
04/22 LSC elections at elementary schools
04/23 LSC elections at high schools
04/29 Deadline to file Post-election Challenges (Traditional LSC Elections/Staff Polls Only)
04/30 Deadline for LSC to meet to certify election/poll results traditional LSCs: break vote ties for last parent or community position by lottery, ALSCs/BOGs: vote to recommend community and advocate candidates, Board of Education will break school staff candidate vote ties.
05/01 School to enter 1 vote in LSC Dashboard for winner(s) of tie-breaker(s) or notify Network Office of LSC failure to break ties
05/01 Deadline for Principal to fax Certification of Results Form (Form 28-18) to OLSCR (3-1402) and to Network Office.
05/01 School to enter 1 vote in LSC Dashboard for winner(s) of tie-breaker(s) or notify Network Office of LSC failure to break ties
05/07 School to Deliver Security Envelope B, including Form 28-18, to Network Office by 12:00 Noon
05/07 Network Office to conduct tie-breaker lottery for schools whose LSC failed to do so
05/11 - 05/21 Post-Election Challenge Hearings
05/29 - 6/1 Law Dept. to notify candidates and schools of Post-Election Challenge Results
06/24 Board to Appoint Teacher, Non-Teacher Staff & High School Student Representatives and all Appointed LSC Members
7/1 - 7/14 LSC Members Take Office for New Term (7/1) LSC Annual Organizational Meetings (7/1 to 7/14)

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