Huntley School District Financial Advisory Committee, Take 3

At one point in the Financial Advisory Committee meeting, Huntley School District Controller Altmayer tried to persuade the committee that special needs children receive $10 million  more than what comes in for special education.  (Subject addressed here.) Parents in the … Continue reading

Huntley School District’s Financial Advisory Committee, Take 2

Yesterday we left the Huntley School District’s Financial Advisory Committee meeting after talking about how stunned those attending were to find out that Special Education Director Cheryl Kalkirtz was no longer with District 158. Controller Mark Altmayer for some reason … Continue reading

Huntley School Administrators are No Shows at Community Outreach Meeting

Huntley district 158 posted a five-year financial plan on its web site as part of its board packet. It was up in advance of the meeting last night of the board’s Financial Advisory Committee. When advisory committee member and former … Continue reading

Increasing Residents Tax Burden in Huntley District 158

Increasing borrowing costs with higher fees and interest expense was proposed Tuesday night in the Huntley District 158 board room. Mark Altmayer, the new Huntley School District’s Controller, presented his plan to do this. Instead of paying what’s owed in … Continue reading

Huntley School Administrators Refuse Audit Request from Citizen Financial Advisory Committee

I wrote about how two members of District 158’s Financial Advisory Committee (FAC) went to the Board’s Finance committee meeting last month. When it came time to discuss the audit there were no copies of the draft of the audit … Continue reading

Road to District 158 Board Has Openings

Tony Quagliano was a member. Kevin Gentry was, too. Larry Snow wasn’t allow to join, even though the administration recommended he be appointed. What am I talking about? The Huntley School District’s Financial Advisory Committee. Applications are now being accepted … Continue reading

Road to District 158 Board Has Openings

Tony Quagliano was a member. Kevin Gentry was, too. Larry Snow wasn’t allow to join, even though the administration recommended he be appointed. What am I talking about? The Huntley School District’s Financial Advisory Committee. Applications are now being accepted … Continue reading