The Superintendent of Harlem Consolidated School District has been notified by the Illinois Federation of Teachers Field Service Director that the teachers will be on strike as of Tuesday, August 21, 2007.
Employees will not be at work tomorrow and each day thereafter until a new agreement has been reached by the parties and ratified by the Union.
School District Superintendent, Pascal V. DeLuca will be holding a press conference at the Harlem Administration Center at 8605 North Second St., Machesney Park, Illinois. at 2:30
A this time there is still no agreed upon contract settlement between Harlem Board of Education and the Harlem Federation of Teachers. Therefore, there will be no school in the Harlem District on Tuesday.