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New Law HB 3586

On Friday, August 23rd, Governor J.B. Pritzker signed House Bill 3586 which amends Article 14 of the Illinois School Code and provides additional requirements for public school districts across the state.  The three main changes to the law are: Three … Continue reading

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School Psychologist Opening

FCSEC will have an opening for a full time School Psychologist for the 2019-20 school year.  The position will serve the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley CUSD 5 school district.  Please contact FCSEC Director Jesse McFarling at (217)-784-5470 or mcfarling.jesse@gcmsk12.org for information on … Continue reading

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2018 Polar Plunge

On Saturday, February 24, 20018, employees from the Ford County Special Education Cooperative participated in the Polar Plunge at Lake of the Woods in Mahomet, Illinois.  The Polar Plunge is a fundraising event to support Special Olympics.  Each year, the … Continue reading

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November Executive Committee Meeting

The November FCSEC Executive Committee Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. in the GCMS Board Room located at 307 N. Sangamon Ave. in Gibson City, Illinois.  The agenda is attached 11.9.17 Agenda.docx

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August Executive Committee Meeting

The August Executive Committee meeting for the Ford County Special Education Cooperative will be held on August 10, 2017 at the Paxton-Buckley-Loda CUSD #10 Unit office at 5:30 p.m.  The proposed agenda is attached.  8.10.17 Agenda.docx

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Needs Assessments

Because the Ford County Special Education Cooperative receives federal grant money, it is required to conduct an Annual Needs Assessment.  The following documents are the results of the Parent and Staff Needs Assessment for 2017.  2017StaffNeedsAssessmentSummary    ParentNeedsAssessmentSummary

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Tentative Budget for Fiscal Year 2018

The following document is the Tentative Budget for Fiscal Year 2018 as approved by the FCSEC Executive Committee at its regular meeting on June 7, 2018.  It will be on public display through July 31, 2017.  A Public Hearing on … Continue reading

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