For Immediate Release 
July 17, 2009

Illinois State Board of Education announces emergency meeting for July 21, 2009.


Springfield, Ill. – State Board of Education Chairman Jesse H. Ruiz hereby calls an emergency meeting under the Open Meetings Act for 10 a.m. July 21, 2009. The purpose of the meeting is to act upon the Fiscal Year 2010 Budget.

This State Board of Education meeting will be accessible to persons with disabilities. Persons planning to attend who need special accommodations should contact the Board office no later than the date prior to the meeting. Contact the Superintendent's office at the State Board of Education, Phone: 217-782-2221; TTY/TDD: 217-782-1900; Fax: 217-785-3972.

This meeting will be audio cast on the Internet at:

WHO:           Illinois State Board of Education

WHAT:         Emergency Meeting

WHEN:         10 a.m., July 21, 2009

WHERE:      ISBE  Board Room, 4th Floor, 100 N. First Street, Springfield, IL


  1. Roll Call
    1. Consideration of and Possible Actions on Any Requests for Participation in Meeting by Other Means

B.     Public Participation
C.     FY 10 State Board of Education Budget
D.     Adjourn