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September 16, 2008





SEPTEMBER 16, 2008



The Board of Education of Rich Township High School District 227 met in a Hearing on the Career Preparation Network budget in the Media Center at Rich Central High School on September 16, 2008.


Mr. Brunson called the meeting to order at 7:25 p.m.


Present: Brookins, Brunson, Imoukhuede, Moten, Norwood, Owens, Upshaw


Also Present: Mr. Hunigan, Mr. Hampton, Dr. Leak, Dr. McDonald, Mrs. Ramey, Mrs. Treichel, Ms. Willis, Ms Brown, Mr. Veazey, Ms. Hickey, Ms. Nelson, Mr. Sneed, Ms. Bailey, Ms. Lee, Mr. Lee, Ms. Stokes, Mr. Stokes, Mr. Pipikios, Mr. Alexander, Mr. Lewis, Mr. Craig, Mr. Sims, Ms. Rada, Mr. Rada, Mr. Douglas, Ms. McCarroll, Mrs. Lohr, Ms. Bunn, Mr. Woods, Mr. Drummond, Mr. Pickens-Dumas, Ms. High, Ms. Benard, Ms. Gregor-Whitmire, Ms. Jones, Ms. Henderson, Ms. Farr, Ms. Baxter, Mr. Baxter, Mr. Franklin, Ms. Moore, Ms. Birts, Ms. Foston, Ms. Tarleton, Ms. Anderson, Mr. Curran, Ms. Milligan, Ms. Welch, Ms. Holloway, Mr. Holloway, Ms. Baranowski, Mr. Gomih, Mr. Pfau, Ms. Durley, Ms. Sokol, Mr. Young, Ms. Waite, Ms. Varnado, Ms. Nady, Ms. Johnson-McClintok, Ms. Perry, Ms. Madison, Mr. Toner (SouthtownStar), and student representatives Toi Perry (Central), Alyssa Hernandez (East), and Paul Argue (South).


Mr. Hampton noted the purpose of the meeting was to give the Board and the public an opportunity to ask questions or make comments on the Career Preparation Network budget.   Ms. Bunn asked a question who was in the Career Preparation Network.  Mr. Hampton responded that it consisted of Rich Township District 227, Homewood-Flossmoor District 233, Crete-Monee District 201-U, Bloom District 206, and Prairie State College.  District 227 must approve the budget as it is the administrative district.


There being no other comments, Mr. Brunson adjourned the hearing at 7:30 p.m.




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