Press Release

Sente Meets with Local School Administrators for Semi-Annual Legislative Roundtable


VERNON HILLS, Ill. - State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, recently met with local school administrators to discuss the state of education in Illinois and legislative policy proposals to enhance opportunities for suburban students.

"I'm glad to resume this ongoing dialogue focused on maintaining the strongest standards for education, keeping our children safe and protecting funding for local schools." Sente said. "It is truly thanks to the collaborative hard work of our teachers, administrators, support staff, board members, parents and students that we have so many exemplary schools serving our families."

Sente hosts semi-annual meetings with the superintendents of her district, and regularly visits local schools to discuss ways the state can serve as a stronger partner in public education.

Sente plans to continue this discussion by meeting with her Education Citizens' Advisory Committee on Thursday, Dec. 3 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Vernon Area Public Library, 300 Olde Half Day Road in Lincolnshire. The event is free, and open to all residents who are interested in discussing issues related to education.

State Rep. Carol Sente and local school administrators met for a roundtable at Community High School District 128's administrative office in Vernon Hills.