Running for the Board of Education
In April 2021, four seats on the LaGrange Highlands District 106 Board of Education will be up for election (or re-election) as follows:
  • Mr. John Corcoran, President
  • Mrs. Natalie Watkins, Board Secretary
  • Dr. Nathan Phillips, Member
  • Mrs. Laurine Scheer, Member
Please note that applications will be accepted at the Cook County Clerk’s Office between December 14 – 21, 2020. Applications will not be accepted at the District 106 office.

Please contact the Elections Department of Suburban Cook County at 312-603-0906 with any questions you may have about filling out and submitting forms.

Please contact Laura Smith at with inquiries other than the filling out and submission of forms.

Cook County Clerk’s Office Links
•  Candidate Guide - Please see page 50 of this document (bottom page number) for information on requirements for running for the Board of Education, as well as the forms needed to do so. (FYI: Our district falls under the "at large" designation.)

•  General Information for those considering running in the April 2021 election.

Illinois Association of School Board (IASB) Links
Key Dates

General Information about school board elections

Qualifications and Characteristics of a School Board Member

Please continue to check this web page for updates on the April 2021 Election.