• School Governance Council Election Announcement

    Declare Your Candidacy

    It's SGC elections season again! SGC Elections are a way for parents and teachers who are elected onto the council to have a role in the vision and direction of the school. To declare or learn more about this process, please visit the SGC Elections page.

    It all starts with elections!

    • Candidate Declaration Window:  February 1 - April 24                                       
    • Voting Window: To Be Announced

SGC Overview

  • The purpose of the School Governance Council is to provide parents, school staff, and community members with a leadership role in the management of the school. The School Governance Council is a governing body that is representative of the community and the school, but operates under the control and management of the Board of Education. The Council is responsible for making decisions regarding the strategic direction of the school including:

    • Approve the school strategic plan and updates
    • Approve the annual budget and annual resource allocations
    • Manage the Request for Flexibility process
    • Participate in hiring the principal (in the case of a vacancy)
    • Provide annual feedback on principal performance.

SGC Officers & Committees

  • Budget and Finance Committee

    Serra Ahlgray 

    Nehemiah Lamb

    Cecelia McCord

    Rachel Pope

    Nicole Waller  (chair)


    Outreach and Communications Committee

    Tanner Cohen

    Candace Johnson  (chair)

    Kimberly Parkman

    Jennifer Rosenthall

    Julie Alterman Stifel


    Principal Selection Committee

    Kimberly Parkman  (chair)

    Rachel Pope

    Nicole Waller


    Paws Peers

    Cecelia McCord

    Kimberly Parkman  (chair)

    Nicole Waller


    Gentlemen of Distinction

    Tanner Cohen

    Nehemiah Lamb

    Rachel Pope


    Community Branding / PR

    Serrah Ahlgray

    Candace Johnson

    Jennifer Rosenthall  (chair)

    Julie Alterman Stifel




2022-23 Meeting Dates

  • Dates




    10/18/22  (open for public comment)



    3/21/23  (open for public comment)




    All SGC meetings are held in the media center.



SGC Council Members Info