The Board of Education is now accepting applications for a full-time custodian for the current 2016-17 school year. Click here to complete the on-line application. Please direct any questions to Mr. Kevin Conaughty, Director of Maintenance, at (618) 937-2421.
Special Meeting Notice
The Frankfort CUSD #168 Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, December 12, 2016, at the Unit Office, 900 N. Cherry Street, West Frankfort, IL. The purpose of the meeting is to seat a new board member and consider action related to an Executive Search through the Illinois Association of School Boards.
2017 School Board Election Notice
Frankfort CUSD #168 will have four of seven school board seats to be filled at the April 4, 2017 Consolidated Election. Candidates who are elected will fill four-year terms expiring in April 2021.
Candidates for the office of school board can begin to circulate nominating petitions for signatures beginning September 20, 2016. The period for filing nominating papers runs from December 12 through December 19, 2016. Unlike previous years, changes in the state election laws have moved the responsibility of school board elections from the local board secretary to the county clerk’s office. Candidates for school board will not be filing any paperwork at the local district.
For more information, please refer to the Illinois School Board Association website.
The School District, in an active partnership with parents and community, will promote excellence in a caring environment in which all students learn and grow. This partnership shall empower all students to develop a strong self-esteem and to become responsible learners and decision-makers. The School District is committed to developing and using visionary and innovative curriculum, a knowledgeable and dedicated staff, and sound fiscal and management practices.