District 209 Declares Itself a ‘Welcoming and Safe District’ for All Students

Members of the District 209 school board during a Feb. 15 board meeting where they passed a resolution designating the district “welcoming and safe.” Click the image to access the meeting video. The discussion on the resolution starts at around the 54:00 mark.  Friday, February 17, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 12:44 p.m. At a Feb. 15 regular meeting, the Proviso … Continue reading District 209 Declares Itself a ‘Welcoming and Safe District’ for All Students

D209 Board Members Ask FOP To Weigh In On Contract Case

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 || Originally Published: The Forest Park Review || By Matthew Hendrickson Several Proviso School District 209 board members have targeted board Vice President Dan Adams over a contract agreement he approved in 2014, which they say happened without approval from the board. Members Claudia Medina, Ned Wagner and Theresa Kelly wrote the district’s state appointed Financial Oversight Panel, May 10, asking for … Continue reading D209 Board Members Ask FOP To Weigh In On Contract Case

REVIEW: The D209 Election Starts Now

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 || Originally Published: Forest Park Review || 5/10/16 || EDITORIAL  It’s done. The school board at Proviso High School District 209 has changed its leadership. Out as board president is Theresa Kelly.  In as board president is Teresa McKelvy. Took a whole lot of disturbing political machinations for the new and narrow board majority to pull off this insider play. Kevin … Continue reading REVIEW: The D209 Election Starts Now