The Board of Education of East Moline School District No. 37, Rock Island County, Illinois, will conduct a public hearing at its next regular Board meeting on December 16, 2013, beginning at 6:15 p.m. at Glenview Middle School, 3100 7th Street, East Moline, Illinois. The purpose of the hearing is to consider a waiver of provisions of the Illinois School Code under Section 2-3.25g of the Illinois School Code. It is the intention of the School District to seek approval of a waiver of certain portions of Article 11E of the Illinois School Code, 105 ILCS 5/11E-5 et seq., in order to permit the United Township High School District No. 30, Colona School District No. 190, East Moline School District No. 37, and Silvis School District No. 34 to submit a petition to the respective Regional Superintendent of Schools. The petition submitted to the respective Regional Superintendent of Schools would request approval for the submission of a proposition to the voters of such school districts at the November 2014 election to consolidate such school districts into one optional elementary unit district. The agenda for the hearing portion of the Board meeting is as follows:
- Description of proposed waiver.
- Public comment on proposed waiver.
- Discussion of, and action on, proposed waiver.
Dated: November 26, 2013