TCSE Board Policies & Procedures -Updated 10/2018 (Click Here to View Full Book)

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2016-19 TCSE Joint Agreement Contractual Agreement
2018-19  TCSE Joint Agreement Budget
2018-19 TCSE Organizational Chart
2018-19 TCSE Succession of Authority

TCSE Executive Board Members:

Christopher Grode, Chairperson
Dr. Gary Kelly, Vice Chairperson
Dr. Lori James-Gross, Secretary 

Daniel Booth,
Nathaniel Wilson,

Keith Hagene,
Steve Murphy

Charles Goforth
Shelly Clover-Hill

*All TCSE Executive Board Members have completed the OMA training mandated by ISBE

 TCSE Executive Board Regular Meetings:

Location:  TCSE Conference Room, 1335 N. Cedar Court, Carbondale, IL 62901
Time: 10:30am, unless otherwise noted

2018-2019 Regular/Special Meeting Dates:

07/11/18 *Budget Hearing at 10:15 am, Regular Meeting at 10:30 am     

08/08/18 *Regular Meeting at 10:30 am, to be held at 17th Street BBQ Warehouse, 214 N. 17th Street, Murphysboro, IL 62966


10/10/18 *Regular Meeting at 10:30 am, to be Held at Carbondale Elementary District Offices, 925 S Giant City Rd, Carbondale, IL 62902    


12/12/18  *Regular Meeting at 10:30 am, to be held at 17th Street BBQ Warehouse, 214 N. 17th Street, Murphysboro, IL 62966     

01/09/19 *Regular Meeting at 10:30 am, to be held at 1335 N. Cedar Court, Carbondale, IL 62901


02/19/19  *Special Meeting of the TCSE Executive Board, to be held at 8:30 a.m.



5/08/19  *Regular Meeting to be held at Giant City Lodge, 460 Giant City Lodge Rd, Makanda, IL 62958   


TCSE Executive Board Agendas & Minutes:
2018-19      2017-18       2016-17      2015-16       2014-15       2013-14 

FOIA- Freedom of Information Act Data
Full access to TCSE Joint Agreement public records is available to any person, as provided in the Illinois Freedom of Information Act and Board Policy.  The Director shall serve as TCSE’s Freedom of Information Officer; however, he/she may delegate these duties and powers to one or more designees.  A request for inspection and/or copies of public records must be made in writing (a form may be requested from the Officer) and shall be submitted by personal delivery, email, fax or mail directed to the Officer.  Within 5 days after the receipt of a request for access to public record, the Officer shall comply with or deny the request, unless the time for response is extended as specified in Section 3 of the FOIA.  Persons making requests for copies of public records shall pay an applicable copying fee.  No fee shall be charged for the first 50 pages of black and white, letter or legal sized copies.
TCSE Freedom of Information Officer may be contacted at:
1725 Shomaker Drive, Murphysboro, IL 62966
Phone (618) 684-2109  Fax (618) 687-1638

Public Notices (click here): 

Public Disclosure of Total Compensation  (Updated 8/9/18)

Contracts Exceeding $25,000 (Updated 8/22/17)

ISBE Workload for Special Educators (Approved 9/9/9)

TCSE 2018-19 Ordinance of Prevailing Wage (Approved 7/11/18)