SITE GOVERNANCE COUNCIL PARENT ELECTION

The Franklin Elementary School Site Governance Council (SGC) is looking for parents to run for membership.  This year’s election is for five parent representatives, each serving a two-year term.  The purpose of the SGC is to review Franklin students’ academic achievement and consider ways to enhance academic success.  This is done through assisting the Administration in developing a Site Plan.

REPRESENTATION

The SGC consists of members of the staff (teachers, administration, and classified personnel) and parent representatives.  The term of service for parent members is two years, but terms are staggered to maintain continuity.  We actively encourage representation from all members of the Franklin parent body.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Members of the SGC attend monthly meetings that are generally conducted on a selected Monday every month at 3:15 p.m. in Room 3.  However, at the beginning of the school year, the Council typically meets at least twice a month.  These meetings are vital to the Council’s role and attendance is strongly encouraged.

ELIGIBILITY AND ELECTION

In order to be eligible for election, a candidate must have children at Franklin during the 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 school years.

To add your name to the ballot, please submit a brief biography (5-6 lines only) via email to Craig Zund at craig@corprg.com by Monday, May 22.  If you do not have access to email and prefer to submit a written statement, you may submit it to the front office by the end of the day on Wednesday, May 22.

Ballots will be sent home with children the week of May 22nd and the election will be held May 29 – June 2.  There will be a box in the front office where you can turn in your ballots. The winners will be announced on Monday, June 5th.  

Parents, please consider participating in this vital group.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Deanna Sinfield; Craig Zund craig@corprg.com; or Christie Hagen at christy.hagen@gmail.com.

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