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Public Notice 2021-01-20 ENG Public Notice 2021-01-20 FRE
Upcoming JFK Governing Board Meetings
November 26 at 7:00pm via zoom
December 17 at 7:00pmvia zoom CANCELLED
January 21 at 7:00pm via zoom
February 18 at 7:00pm via zoom
March 18 at 7:00pm
April 22 at 7:00pm Postponed to April 29 at 7:00 pm via zoom
May 20 at 7:00pm
June 17 at 7:00pm
Letter to parents regarding zoom notice of public meetings
A school's Governing Board is a body established according to the Education Act. It is composed of the principal, parents, teachers, and representatives of non-teaching professionals and support staff, as well as community representatives. All decisions made by the governing board must be in the interest of the school, the students, the parents, the school staff, and the community. All committee members work in partnership to ensure that every student receives the best possible learning opportunity.
The Governing Board at JFK is comprised of:
6 Parents (Voting)
6 Staff members (Voting)
Principal (Non-Voting )
2 Members from the Community (Non-Voting)
There may also be up to 2 substitute parent members who may be called upon to replace regular parent members who are absent from meetings of the governing board.
Parent members are elected at the Annual General Meeting which is held at the school prior to September 30th of each school year.
Topics that the Governing Board will address typically include:
School’s educational project
Standards and procedures for student evaluation
Anti-Bullying and Anti-Violence Plan
Services provided by the school, e.g.:
Rental and use of premises
Activities such as fundraisers, extracurricular activities, and field trips
Allocation of any funds raised through a school activity
Curriculum - Subject time allocation
School’s annual budget
Internal Rules and Procedures
Annual General Assembly
The Annual General Assembly to elect the 2020-2021 Governing Board was held on Thursday September 3rd, at 6:30pm.
The school’s Annual General Assembly (AGA) is held before September 30th of each school year. At the AGA, parents elect their representatives to the Governing Board, elect a Parents’ Committee Delegate, an Alternate Parents’ Committee Delegate, two Alternate Governing Board members, and vote on whether to form a Parent Participation Organization (PPO).
Chair & PC Delegate: Ms. Subaihi
Vice-Chair: Ms. Tutunciyan
Treasurer: Ms. Karvelas
Support Staff: Amanda Diodati
Principal: Tania Marchitello
Community Representative: Helen Morrison (CISSS)
Recording Secretary: Helen Galanis