High School District 214 posts all required financial reporting documents including the Annual Budget, Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) with audited financial statements, employee agreements, and contract awards. All financial documents are reported in accordance with the Illinois School Code and Illinois State Board of Education. Click the links below to go directly to an individual section or scroll down to see all of the documents.

Audit - Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports
Meritorious Budget
Contract Reporting Status
Employee Agreements and Salary Reporting 
Tax Levy



High School District 214 prepares a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) every year. The CAFR is a government financial statement that goes beyond the minimums established for public sector companies set by the National Council on Governmental Accounting.

High School District 214 has been awarded the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials for our CAFR for each year since Fiscal Year 2009. This award represents a very significant achievement and reflects our commitment to the highest standard of school system financial reporting.

Click below to read the district's latest CAFRs and view the Annual Financial Shared Services Report.

AcrobatPDF36x36 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2020 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Annual Financial Shared Services Report 2020

AcrobatPDF36x36 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2019 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Annual Financial Shared Services Report 2019 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2018 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Annual Financial Shared Services Report 2018 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2017 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Annual Financial Shared Services Report 2017 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2016 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Annual Financial Shared Services Report 2016 

AcrobatPDF36x36 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2015 




For detailed information contact: Cathy Johnson, Associate Superintendent for Finance and Operations, at (847) 718-7610.

AcrobatPDF36x36 2020-21 Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2019-20 Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2018-19 Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2017-18 Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2016-17 Budget 

AcrobatPDF36x36 2015-16 Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2014-15 Budget  



Meritorious Budget

Creation of the Meritorious Budget document is optional for High School District 214. The budget document is easy to understand, increases credibility, provides clarity and transparency on how funds are generated and allocated, and offers an opportunity to communicate future budget concerns and challenges to our staff, parents, students and community members.

AcrobatPDF36x36 2019-20 Meritorious Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2018-19 Meritorious Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2017-18 Meritorious Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2016-17 Meritorious Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2015-16 Meritorious Budget

AcrobatPDF36x36 2014-15 Meritorious Budget


Contract Reporting Status

In order to comply with Illinois Senate Bill 783, school boards are required to report contracts on the district's website for all contracts awarded over $25,000 and all collective bargaining contracts. Each vendor is required to supply this information with the bid and be signed by the owner.

High School District 214 Business Ownership Status
FY20 Contracts in Excess of $25,000
Total Minority Owned 1 $34,559.94
Total Female Owned 1 $1,743,000.00
Total Locally Owned 15 $11,093,666.63
Total Disability Owned 0 $0.00
Other 27 $6,048,567.09
TOTAL 44 $18,919,793.66


Employee Agreements and Salary Reporting

High School District 214 reports the base salaries and benefits of the superintendent as well as all administrators and teachers every year. The district also posts information relating to the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund and employee bargaining agreements.

Click here to view copies of the latest reports and agreements. 


Tax Levy


AcrobatPDF36x36 2019 Levy 

AcrobatPDF36x36 2018 Levy 

AcrobatPDF36x36 2017 Levy 

AcrobatPDF36x36 2016 Levy 

AcrobatPDF36x36 2015 Levy 

AcrobatPDF36x36 2014 Levy