Freedom of Information Act

It is the policy of the Board of Education of Skokie School District 68 to make its public records available for inspection during normal business hours Monday through Friday, except on holidays. Records may be inspected and copied at the Skokie School District 68 Educational Service Center.

All requests for records should be in writing and addressed to the Chief FOIA Officer as follows:   

Phyllis Carlstrom, Chief FOIA Officer OR Email
Skokie School District 68
9440 Kenton Avenue
Skokie, IL 60076    

You may click here to access a form for your FOIA request.

Effective January 1, 2010, the district will provide the first 50 pages of black and white, letter- or legal-sized copies at no charge. Additional copies will be provided for a fee of 15 cents per page. For color copies or copies on paper sizes other than letter or legal size, the district will charge a fee to cover the actual cost for reproducing the records. For copies in electronic format, the actual cost for purchasing the recording medium will be charged. Fee will not include the cost of any search for and review of records or personnel costs associated with finding or reproducing records. Documents shall be furnished without charge or at a reduced charge where the district determines that waiver or reduction is in the public interest.

As required by the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, below is a list of the types and categories of records maintained by Skokie School District 68.   

Board of Education/Superintendent's Office
Board of Education Meeting Dates 
Board of Education Meeting Agendas and Packet Materials
Board of Education Policies
District Organizational Chart
District and School Report Cards
Parent-Student Handbook

Instructional Services
Curriculum Guides
Special Educational Procedure Guidelines 

Business Services Office
Administrator Salaries
Agreement between Education Association (EA) and BOE
Agreement between Classified Organization for Employees and BOE
Bidding Specifications
Financial Statements
Job Descriptions
Salary Schedules
Staff Rosters