(105 ILCS 5/34-2)
(from Ch. 122, par. 34-2)
to constitute district-Corporate status of board.
Each city having a population exceeding 500,000 shall constitute one
school district which shall maintain a system of free schools under the
charge of a board of education. The district shall be a body politic and
corporate by the name of "Board of Education of the City of ...." and by
that name may sue and be sued in all courts and places where judicial
proceedings are had.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 31.)