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School Council

Meeting Dates:
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Friday, December 6, 2019
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Thursday, April 16, 2020
 
School councils are comprised of a minimum of seven council members:
  • The principal;
  • At least two certificated teachers;
  • A number of parents, so that parents make up a majority of the council.
  • At least 2 parents must be businesspersons; and
  • Other members as specified in the council's bylaws.
 
Council members serve a term of two years, or for a term specified in the council's bylaws.
All members of the School Council must:
  • Maintain a school-wide perspective on issues;
  • Regularly participate in council meetings;
  • Participate in information and training programs;
  • Act as a link between the school council and the community;
  • Encourage the participation of parents and others within the school community; and
  • Work to improve student achievement and performance.
 
Any BES parent is welcome to attend School Council meetings. However, only School Council Members take part in voting actions.
 
Meeting Minutes:
 
Members:
Mark Graves- Principal
April Graddick- Teacher
Katie Neal- Teacher
Lee Richardson- Parent
Aaren Dieffenbacher- Parent
Tom Cleveland- Community Partner
Allie Abbs- Community Partner