• River Trail SGC Virtual Comment Box

    Do you have an idea, thought, or comment that you would like to share with River Trail's School Governance Council? Please send your comments to us using the form below! Comments will be shared with the School Governance Council at the monthly meeting. Please do not include student names in comments. When shared, comments may be summarized for time restraints. We are seeking thoughts and ideas to help improve the school as a whole. If you have an individual concern about your student, please direct that concern to your child's teacher. If you have a concern about a teacher or staff member, please direct those concerns to Neil Pinnock, principal, at pinnockn@fultonschools.org so they can be addressed. Praise and positive recognition of teachers and staff members will be shared with the person mentioned.As always, members of the public are welcome to attend all SGC Meetings. Visitors to the meeting will be given an opportunity to share concerns and/or provide feedback. THANK YOU! - RTMS School Governance CouncilClick Here for the Virtual Comment Box



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 Council Members

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Meeting Dates

  • SGC council will meet every month at 7:15 a.m. in room A150 (across from the clinic), unless otherwise noted:

    • August 21
    • September 10*
    • October 16
    • November 20
    • December 17
    • January 15
    • February 18
    • March 18
    • April 14*
    • May 20

    *Denotes meeting at 5:00 at Northview High School

    PUBLIC COMMENT will be available at all council meetings


  • Budget and Finance Members:

    • Margarita Reed-Chairperson
    • Neil Pinnock
    • Stephanie Hosley
    • Ramakrishnan Narayanan
    • Bruce Shen
    • Sarah Roberson
    • Diane Phillips  

    Outreach and Communication Committee Members:

    • Vanessa Chratian – Chairperson
    • Subrina Liu
    • Rebecca Bingham
    • Bruce Shen
    • Cathy Murphy
    • PTO Member

    Principal Selection Committee Members:

    • Sarah Roberson
    • Vanessa Chratian
    • Subrina Liu
    • Margarita Reed