Bill Status of SB3065 103rd General Assembly
Short Description: SCH CD-SCH REFORM INITIATIVE
Sen. James T. Meeks
| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code. Establishes the 21st Century School Reform Initiative Pilot Program in which 4 clusters (a cluster being a high school and all of the prekindergarten, elementary, middle, and junior high schools from which a majority of students will attend that high school) must be selected within 30 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act for participation in the program for 3 school years. Sets forth provisions concerning how the clusters are to be selected, the establishment of a State oversight committee and local oversight committees, the recruitment of 3 superintendent advisors, the completion of a comprehensive needs assessment, the requirements that the cluster schools must meet, and the adoption of rules by the State Board of Education. Requires that the State oversight committee submit a report on or before January 1, 2012 to the General Assembly summarizing the results of the program and making recommendations on its expansion. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 9/22/2008||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. James T. Meeks|| 9/22/2008||Senate||First Reading|| 9/22/2008||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|