School Board Member Vacancy (105 ILCS 5/10-10)

Whenever a vacancy occurs on a school board:

  • The remaining members shall notify South Cook ISC of the vacancy within 5 days of the vacancy
  • The remaining board members should fill the vacancy within 60 days
  • If the board does not fill the vacancy within the required 60 days, then South Cook ISC has 30 days to fill the vacancy

If a vacancy occurs with less than 88 days remaining in the term, or if the vacancy occurs less than 88 days before the next regularly scheduled elections, the person so appointed shall serve the remainder of the unexpired term and no election to fill the vacancy shall be held.