Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)


Minooka Community High School District #111 is committed to two-way, open and transparent public communications through many means, including the Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). The Freedom of Information Act provides community members with access to all public records and information as defined by the act.

Submitting a FOIA Request

To request public records, documents, and information from Minooka Community High School District #111 through FOIA, please:

  • Contact Dave DiLorenzo, MCHS District #111Director of Community Relations/FOIA Officer by email at ddilorenzo@mchs.net or by telephone at (815) 467-2140, ext. 5034.

  • (in Mr. DiLorenzo's absence) Contact MCHS District #111 Bookkeeper Beth Claypool by email at bclaypool@mchs.net or by telephone at (815) 521-4307.

Please note the following about making a FOIA request:

  • All FOIA requests must be made in writing via email, fax, or U.S. mail.  Citizens are not required to use an official form to request information through FOIA.  However, MCHS District #111 provides an official FOIA request form for the requester's convenience. Please click here to download a FOIA request form.
  • Completed FOIA requests/forms can be:
    • emailed to Dave DiLorenzo at ddilorenzo@mchs.net or (in Mr. DiLorenzo's absence) Beth Claypool at bclaypool@mchs.net
    • faxed to Dave DiLorenzo/Beth Claypool at (815) 467-9733
    • mailed to Dave DiLorenzo/Beth Claypool at the MCHS District #111 Administrative Center, which is located at 26655 W. Eames Street, Channahon, IL 60410

  • MCHS District #111 will respond to all FOIA requests within the time required by law.  A fee for copying may be charged as allowed by law.

Completed Commercial FOIA Requests

  • Completed commercial FOIA requests will be posted on the MCHS District #111 web site to ensure the district's transparency with the public and to enhance the record keeping. To view completed commercial requests, please click here.

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