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Illinois

Community Partnerships

Illinois Common School Lands - This is state code that addresses school land use for said school's surrounding community. (Community & Joint Use) ...

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Illinois Community Service Education Act - Illinois encourages schools to serve as a liaison between students and the communities in which they live, promoting civic engagement and using the school as a site for this intera ...

Illinois Joint Recreation Programs - Recreational park programs and school districts. (Joint Use) ...


Community Planning


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Illinois School Boundary Change - State Code that addresses school boundary changes and requires public vote and hearings before final approval. (Public Process-2006) ...


Facilities & Educational Outcomes


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Senate Bill 0620 Illinois - Bill to introduce standards, processes and guidance for educational facility planning, utilization and other actions for Chicago Public Schools. ...

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Summary_KeyProvisions SAAMPA_04 08 11 - Key provisions include: Standards, Chicago Educational Facility Planning Commission, Protective Measures. ...


Facilities Funding


Illinois School Construction Law - Illinois School Construction Law authorizes School districts to apply to the State Board of Education for school construction project grants and debt service grants. Sets forth eli ...

State Capital Spending on PK-12 School Facilities Report - Illinois.pdf - The 21st Century School Fund examined each U.S. State’s capital outlay from 2005-2008 for elementary and secondary public education facility construction and modernization. ...


Stimulus Watch: School Facilities


Illinois Stabilization Funds Application - The US Department of Education approved Illinois application for initial funding under the State Fiscal Stabilization Fund Program. ...

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