Board of Education

John Lannon – President

Term 2017-2021

Darrin Tate – Vice President

Term 2019-2023

Robert Benschneider

Term 2017-2021

Curt Elmore

Term 2017-2021

Kimberly Keniley-Ashbrook

Term 2019-2023

Courtney Montgomery

Term 2017-2021

Zach Wells

Term 2019-2023

As of Wednesday 5/23/2019, all members have completed required board training through IASB and/or Regional Office of Education #9 Champaign certifications

Election Information for April 6, 2021 Heritage School Board

Champaign County Election Web Page

Board of Education Election Guide

Candidates Guide

Tom Davis, Superintendent, completes annual re-certification as Freedom of Information Officer and for the Open Meetings Act for Heritage CUSD #8 and IERMP. Training Certificates available upon request.

Archived Board Reports Yearly Files 2012-2019


Heritage Community Unit School District 8 Board Policy Manual provided by membership to Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB) PRESS Service

Updated November 2020

Table of Contents & Index

Section 1 – School District Organization

Section 2 – School Board

Section 3 – General School Administration

Section 4 – Operational

Section 5 – Personnel

Section 6 – Instruction

Section 7 – Students

Section 8 – Community Relations

Meeting Information

The Heritage School District Board of Education meets the third Monday of every month at Heritage Junior High and Elementary School in Homer. Board meetings are open to the public. Contact Deana Wolf in the District Office (896-2041) for further information and for board member contact information. Myrna Madigan is the Heritage School District Treasurer.

In-person Meetings Are Open to The Public with Masks Mandatory and Social Distancing Required Through the Duration of the Covid-19 Pandemic. Meetings may occur remotely due to COVID-19 protocols and safety and links for all to attend will be made available on the web site front page prior to meeting.  For Open Meetings Act, Please Notify Superintendent Tom Davis at To Submit an Email Question or to Receive a Phone Number to Join Open Session for Comment if Not Attending in Person Due to COVID-19.

Board Agendas-Minutes

Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes 2020

Heritage School Board Regular meeting dates 2020-2021

Compensation, Budget, & Contract Information

Heritage Administrator & Certified Staff Salary Report

Heritage Budget FY2021 Form including Vendor Contracts & Administrative Compensation Report

Heritage District Employment Contract Files