2023-2024 YCCS Board of Directors

President Luis Alejandro Molina Alanis
Vice President Dr. Laura Ruth Johnson
Secretary Angela Gibson
Treasurer James E. Lyles
Senior Advisor Dr. Fabricio E. Balcazar
Richard Blackmon, Jr. (New Board Member)
Christine Bowden
Daniel M. Jemison
Dr. Jermaine G. Morales
Arthur P. Ward
Founding Members
Dr. Robert A. Saddler
Dr. Richard Stephenson
View the 2023-2024 YCCS Board Meeting Calendar

2023-2024 YCCS Board Meetings

August 29, 2023Not Available
September 28, 2023Rescheduled
October 5, 2023Notes
October 26, 2023Notes
November 30, 2023Notes
January 25, 2024Notes
February 29, 2024Notes
March 28, 2024Not Available
April 25, 2024Not Available
May 30, 2024Not Available
June 27, 2024Not Available
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Freedom of Information Requests

Youth Connection Charter School responds to public records requests under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), 5ILCS 140. The request must include the name of the requestor, contact information, and a description of the document(s) being sought.

Submit a request by mail or email to:
Crescent LaGroon
FOIA Officer
Youth Connection Charter School
10 W. 35th Street, Suite 11F4-2
Chicago, Il 60616


YCCS may charge fees reasonably calculated to reimburse its actual cost of postage or reproduction.
The first 50 pages of an FOIA response are free, and any additional pages are 15 cents a page.
For color copies or unusually sized copies, YCCS charges the actual cost of copying.

Documents may also be delivered by email at no charge and fees are waived for requests filed by
members of the media.