GOVERNING BOARD

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Governing Board Meeting

Thursday, November 7th 2019

7pm

Meeting Agenda

 

Mission Word

Governing Board

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.:

    • Cafeteria

    • 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 2019-2020 Governing Board will be held on Thursday August 29th, 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). 

 
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