School Board

School Board Members

Sue Berogan

PresidentTerm Expires April 2021Email

Jill Berogan

Term Expires April 2023Email

Michael Flanagan

Term Expires April 2021Email

Patti Lawrence
Vice President

Term Expires April 2021Email

Richard Meister

Term Expires April 2023Email

Evelyn Meeks

SecretaryTerm Expires April 2021Email

Michael Sterling

Term Expires April 2023Email

Important Announcement

As of July 23rd, 2020, all meetings of the Harlem Board of Education will now be in person at the Harlem Administration Center.

Public Comment

Individuals who wish to make public comment may do so by submitting that public comment via email to or by mailing that public comment to Attn: Board of Education, 8605 North Second St., Machesney Park, Illinois 61115. Public comments sent will be read aloud during the Board meeting.

Individuals who submit a public comment must include their name, address, contact information, and public comment. The comments should be limited to 400 words or less as this is the equivalent of three minutes. For information, please click here.

School Board Information

The corporate name of this School District shall be "Board of Education of School District No. 122, County of Winnebago and State of Illinois" as provided by law, commonly known as the Harlem Consolidated School District.

The School Board is constituted as a group and has authority only as a group in regularly scheduled sessions. The members of the School Board as individuals are citizens only. The control over the school by the School Board is not by individual members, but through votes whereby rules, regulations, and policies are adopted, enforced, and decisions completed.

The School District strives to maintain the accreditation of the Harlem Schools by the Illinois State Board of Education. In addition, the high school maintains accreditation with the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

Regular meetings of the Board of Education, District Policy Committee, District Business Services Committee, District Education Committee and Public Relations Ad-Hoc Committee are held in the Board of Education Building at 8605 North Second Street in said District. All meeting dates are posted on the District Calendar; agendas are added 48 hours prior to the scheduled meeting.

Contact The School Board

To contact all members of the School Board by email, please use To contact individual School Board members, please use the links below their pictures.