Title: Changing Boundaries: An overview of the School District Detachment and Annexation Process
Speaker: Francis Cermak, Assistant State's Attorney
Summary: This program will provide a nuts and bolts overview of the entire school boundary detachment and annexation hearing process, from start to finish. Attendees will learn how a group of neighbors bring a petition for a school boundary change, and the various roles the major players have in the process, including: the affected school districts; the Regional Superintendent of Schools and the Regional Board of School Trustees. Attendees will also receive an overview of the hearing process itself to change school boundaries, the numerous legal standards that must be met in order to successfully petition for a boundary change, and the appeals process once the petition hearing is over.
Please note: Click here for a copy of the handouts.
Pizza, salad & beverages available for those that pre-register
Only DCBA members will receive MCLE credit for this presentation