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SCHOOL COUNCIL INFORMATION
Elections for 2012-13 School Council
What is School Council?
School Council is a group of parents who volunteer to work together to support student achievement and bring the parent view to school activities. School Council is made up of 12 parents, a teacher representative and community representative. If more than 12 parents volunteer, then an election must be held,
New This Year:
School Council elections for the next school year will take place on September 20, 2012 (Meet the Teacher Night). (Incoming kindergarten students will receive information in their new student packages.)
What is involved in being an elected member of School Council?
School Council meets 8 times a year. Meetings usually are from 6:00 to 7:30 (sometimes 8:00) on the third Wednesday of the month.
Each parent takes responsibility for coordinating an activity. This includes fund-raising (hot lunch days, Wendy’s Night, magazine sales), teacher/staff appreciation lunch, meet the teacher night, head lice checks, Stone Soup day, etc. Major activities have more than one parent coordinating.
This is your opportunity to see the "big picture" of life at Fairview. The entire school view, not just one classroom or one student’s perspective.
The Term of Office is for one year, members may be re-elected
How do I become a School Council Member?
Nomination forms are posted under the School Council tab.
Deadline for Nominations:
Nomination forms must be received by the Principal, Mme. Lougheed by 3:20 pm on Friday, SEPTEMBER 14, 2012.
If an election is required, voting will take place at the school on Meet the Teacher Night September 20, 2012.
Questions? Please contact Beth McIntosh at 519-758-9853 or email@example.com.