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

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Parents Attend Parent Conference

Thank you to the District 86 parents who attended the Superintendent's Commission Parent Conference.

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Students Pitch Products at Expo

Thirty three District 86 students participated in the Joliet Chamber Young Entrepreneurship Club Expo.

Events

May

11

School Improvement Day – No PM Class for Students
Event's details
May 11, 2016

All Day Event

School Improvement Day – No PM Class for Students
 
(All Day Event)

May

26

Thompson 8th Grade Graduation
Event's details
May 26, 2016

Time:11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Thompson Instructional Center, Joliet, IL -IL


Graduation Ceremony for graduating eighth grade students at Thompson.
 
(11:30 AM - 12:30 PM)

May

26

Junior High 8th Grade Graduation
Event's details
May 26, 2016

Time:01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Location: Dirksen, Gompers, and Hufford Junior High Schools, Joliet, IL -IL


Dirksen, Gompers, and Hufford 8th Grade Graduation
 
(01:30 PM - 03:00 PM)

May

26

Washington 8th Grade Graduation
Event's details
May 26, 2016

Time:02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Location: Joliet Central High School, Joliet, IL -IL


Graduation Ceremony for Washington 8th Grade Students will take place at Joliet Central High School.
 
(02:30 PM - 03:30 PM)

May

27

Last Day of School (Tentative)
Event's details
May 27, 2016

All Day Event

Last Day of School (Tentative)
 
(All Day Event)

Welcome to Joliet Public Schools District 86

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