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 Meeting Dates

  • Meeting Dates for 2023-2024

    All meetings start at 7:45 AM and are held in the front office conference room.

    August 29

    October 5

    November 9

    January 11

    February 29

    May 16

SGC Officers & Committees

  • SGC Officers & Committees 2023-24

    • All councils should have 2 teachers, 2 School Employees, 3 Parent/Guardian, and 2 Community Members. 

    Group

    Name

    Term Ends

    FCS Email

    Committee Role

    Principal

    Jennifer Cassidy

    n/a

    cassidyj@fultonschools.org

     

    Teacher

    Latania Lyles

    6/30/2025

    lylesl1@fultonschools.org

     

    Budget and Finance, Principal Selection

    Teacher

    Maureen Hetrick

    (Parliamentarian)

     

    6/30/2024

    hetrickm@fultonschools.org

    Budget and Finance (chair)

    School Employee

    Lindsey Keown

    6/30/2025

    keownl@fultonschools.org

     

    Outreach and Communication (chair)

    School Employee

    Maria Baron

    6/30/2024

    baronm@fultonschools.org

    Outreach and Communication, Principal Selection

    Parent/Guardian

    Hilary Moskowitz (Vice Chair)

    6/30/2025

    moskowitz@fultonschools.org

     

    Principal Selection

    Parent/Guardian

    Rachael Lee

    (Chair)

    6/30/2024

    Leer3@fultonschools.org

    Principal Selection

    Parent Guardian

    Jessica Bowdain

    6/30/2024

    TBD  

    Outreach and Communication

    Community Member

     Amber Woolfolk 

    6/30/2025

    TBD

    Outreach and Communication  

    Community Member

    Ayesha Shearn

     

    6/30/2024

    TBD

    Budget and Finance