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Self Description

Morris Community High School District 101, Morris, Illinois, is a secondary high school, carrying full certification from the State of Illinois. It has as its function and purpose the providing of a formal education to qualified students who live within the boundaries of District 101 according to the educational mandates set forth by the State of Illinois. The District also seeks to serve as a school in support of the Community School Concept wherein all residents of District 101 may benefit from the life and program of said school.
Definition of Public Records

The District's public records are defined as records, reports, forms, writings, letters, memoranda, books, papers, maps, photographs, microfilms, cards, tapes, recordings, electronic data processing records, electronic communications, recorded information and all other documentary materials pertaining to the transaction of public business, regardless of physical form or characteristics, having been prepared by or for, or having been or being used by, received by, in the possession of, or under the control of the School District.

Requesting Records

A request for inspection and/or copies of public records must be made in writing and may be submitted by personal delivery, mail, telefax, or email directed to the District's Freedom of Information Officer. Individuals making a request are not required to state a reason for the request other than to identify when the request is for a commercial purpose or when requesting a fee waiver. All requests for inspection and copying shall immediately be forwarded to the District's Freedom of Information Officer or designee.

Members of the public may request information and/or public records of Morris Community High School District 101 through the filing of a written request. Submit requests to:

Dr. Craig Ortiz, Superintendent
Superintendent and Freedom of Information Act Officer