Chester Community Unit School District No. 139 School Board meets March 16

CHESTER – The tentative agenda for the Thursday, March 16, 2023 meting of the Chester Unit School District No. 139 School Board has been released.


A REGULAR MEETING of the Chester School District Board of Education will be held March 16, 2023 at 7:30 p.m. in the High School Family & Consumer Science Classroom (217B) located at 1901 Swanwick Street, Chester, IL.




  1. Call to Order and Roll Call – 6:00 p.m.
  2. Executive Session

2.1. For the appointment, employment, compensation, discipline, performance, or dismissal of specific employees of the public body.

  1. Regular Session – 7:30 p.m.
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Opportunity for Public Comment
  4. Board Correspondence
  5. Approve Consent Agenda Items as Listed

7.1. Approval of Agenda

7.2. February 15, 2023 Regular Meeting Minutes & Executive Session

7.3. Bills & Payroll

7.4. Financial Reports

  1. Departmental & Administrative Reports
  2. Old Business

9.1. Approve the Modernization Proposal for Grade School & High School Elevators from TKE at $469,476.52

  1. New Business

10.1. Conduct First Reading of proposed changes of the Intergovernmental Agreement Resolution with OKAW Regional Vocational System

10.2. Approve the amended 2022-2023 school calendar as presented

10.3. Approve the City of Chester Grade School Facility request for use of the gym for their Spring Fling Resource Fair (in the event of inclement weather) on April 1, 2023

10.4. Discuss allowing East Perry Timber Procurement, LLC to provide easement to access adjacent property.

  1. Personnel

11.1. Employment, Coaches and Volunteers

  1. Adjournment