Joliet Public Schools | District 86

 

LEGAL

 

Nicholas Sakellariou, 
Chief Officer for Legal Services & Labor Relations

420 N. Raynor Ave.
Joliet, IL 60435

Phone: (815) 740-3196
Fax: (815) 774-5865

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Message From Nicholas Sakellariou

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The Legal Department provides the District with legal counsel in all areas of school and governmental law.  It addresses the legal aspects of daily school operations and provides counsel, guidance and training for all Board Members and District employees in the performance of their duties.  It reviews policies, procedures and practices to maintain compliance with changing state and federal laws.  It prepares operational documents for the District, including Board Resolutions, contracts and intergovernmental agreements.  It prepares legal opinions for the Board of School Inspectors as well as for the school administration.  The Chief Officer for Legal Services attends all Board meeting and other administrative meetings. 

The Legal Department represents management in all labor relations matters.  The Chief Officer for Legal Services acts at the management spokesperson in all collective bargaining matters.  The Legal Department assists with the interpretation of the District’s collective bargaining agreements and represents management in any labor grievance which may arise.

The Legal Department represents the District in court and before administrative agencies.  On the occasion where outside counsel is used, the Legal Department coordinates the use of those services.

 

News

Elementary

Top District Elementary School Spellers

Congratulations to the three top elementary spelling bee winners.

JuniorHigh

Junior High Spelling Bee Winners

Congratulations to the District Junior High Spelling Contest Winners.

Events

Nov

20

Institute Day - No School
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November 20, 2017

All Day Event

Institute Day - No School for Students
 
(All Day Event)

Nov

21

Parent/Teacher Conferences – No School for Students
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November 21, 2017

All Day Event

Parent/Teacher Conferences – No School for Students
 
(All Day Event)

Nov

22

No School - Thanksgiving Holiday
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November 22, 2017-November 24, 2017

All Day Event
Location: All District 86 Schools, , -


No School for Students- Thanksgiving Holiday
 
(All Day Event)

Dec

06

Board of School Inspectors Meeting
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December 06, 2017

Time:07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location: JFK Administrative Center, Joliet, IL -IL


Board of School Inspectors Meeting at JFK
 
(07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)

Dec

13

Board of School Inspectors Meeting
Event's details
December 13, 2017

Time:07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location: Marycrest Early Childhood Center, Joliet, IL -IL


Board of School Inspectors Meeting
 
(07:00 PM - 09:00 PM)

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