Board of Education
Regular Meetings of the Board are generally held on the first and third Mondays of each month. The regular session of the meetings will begin at 6:00 pm and will be held at the West Aurora District Administration Center, 1877 W. Downer Place, in the boardroom.
This meeting is open to the public in accordance with Phase IV guidance issued by the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois State Board of Education. Individuals are required to wear a face covering at all times while in the building, including during the meeting. The capacity in any room is limited to 25 and seats will be spaced a minimum of six feet apart. COVID-19 self-screening will be required upon entry.
If you would like to access the meeting via a one-way listen only number, please use the following:
Conference #: 312-626-6799
Conference ID: 81780214538
Public comments are allowed during the comment section of the meeting and are limited to three minutes per person. Meeting attendees that cannot adhere to local and state health and safety requirements may submit public comment to Board Secretary, Joy Engfer (firstname.lastname@example.org) by Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 3:00 pm and these will be read aloud by the secretary. Please include your name, phone number, and topic.
If you require ADA assistance, please contact the board secretary one week in advance of the meeting at 630-301-5033.
West Aurora School District 129 Board of Education
In Illinois, public education is the state's constitutional responsibility. The state delegates to the local school board the authority to govern its district within the parameters set by law.
Voters in our district elect Board of Education members to serve four-year terms. The duties of the Board include, adopting financial information, approving all expenditures, establishing district policy, authorizing employment, setting school boundaries, approving textbooks, courses of study, and developing new, innovative, academic initiatives.