• School Governance Council Election Announcement

    SGC Announcement

    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 click here.

    It all starts with elections!

    • Candidate Declaration Window:  February 3 - February 26                                         
    • Get to Know the Candidates: March 1 - March 15 
    • Voting Window:  March 17 - March 24

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.

Council Members

  • Principal

  • Appointed Administrator

  • Chair

  • Vice Chair

  • Parliamentarian

  • Teacher Representative

  • Parent Representative

  • Parent Representative

  • Parent Representative

  • Community Representative

  • Student Representative

  • Student Representative

Meeting Dates

    • August 25, 2020
    • September 15, 2020
    • October 20, 2020
    • November 10, 2020
    • December 8, 2020
    • January 12, 2021
    • February 9, 2021
    • March 9, 2021
    • May 11, 2021


    Public Comment Meetings

Meeting Location

  • All SGC Meetings are held in the Media Center Conference Room unless otherwise noted.

SGC Officers & Committees

    • Outreach and Communication Committee:
      • Heming Wu, Janice Nam, Leena Smith - Chair, Ashley Ulrich, Jestutofunmi Abimbola
    • Budget and Finance Committee:
      • Takisha Benning- Chair, Brian Downey, Leena Smith, Lori Lahmann, Michael Williams, Judy Xo, Janice Nam, Jestutofunmi Abimbola
    • Principal Selection Committee:
      • Lynne Bombard - Chair, Ashley Ulrich, Heming Wu, Leena Smith