Council Co-Chairs

Council Co-Chairs
– Call and chair council meetings
– Chair/facilitate meetings of the school community
– Prepare meeting agendas in consultation with the Principal and other council members, and ensure that appropriate notice of the meeting is given
– Meet regularly with principal on matters relating to the business of council
– Ensure democratic procedures for decision making and conduct of the council
– Encourage regular meeting attendance and maximum involvement of the council members
– Orientation of new members
– Liaise with the incoming Chairs to ensure smooth transition

Future Goals
– Continued and increased engagement of members/committees (assign projects to Members at Large to engage them)

Important to note:
– Additional Parent Council insurance IS required every year (this covers all fundraising events: Harvest Fest, Spring Fair) cost is small – submit paperwork through the school
– Secure Permits for monthly meetings (Sandra in the office does this). Dates are as follows:
o The first Monday of every month
o Spring Fair etc.
– Contact School Trustee (Jennifer.story@tdsb.on.ca) and be put on her mailing list to receive education updates