School Council

The 2017 - 2018 Gates School Council - The Gates School Council is comprised of parents, teachers and community members.  Many thanks to our parent representatives Mani Pandi, Rebecca Rosen, and Manoj Thadani for their participation on the council.  Detective Michael Eracleo serves as our community member and Lynne Newman, Dr. Priscilla Kotyk, and June Montepeluso are the school representatives.


What are the main areas of responsibility for school councils?


The law outlines four major areas of responsibility for councils. School councils are to assist principals in:

  1. Adopting educational goals for the school that are consistent with local educational policies and statewide student performance standards
  2. Identifying the educational needs of students attending the school
  3. Reviewing the annual school building budget
  4. Formulating a school improvement plan

The Gates School Council will be meeting from 8:00 - 8:45 on the following Mondays (Please click on the date to access the agenda):  Oct 23, Nov. 27, Jan 29Feb 26Mar 26April 23 and May 14All meetings are open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend.

Meeting minutes (Please click on the date to access the meeting minutes)


School Council (2017-2018) Archive:
 Sept 29Oct 13Dec 8Jan 12 (cancelled)Feb 9 (snow day)Mar 9April 27 and May 11
Meeting minutes (Please click on the date to access the meeting minutes)Sept 29Oct 13Apr27

School Council (2015-2016) Archive:  

Meeting minutes (Please click on the date to access the meeting minutes): Nov 12, Apr 14

Nov 12 Meeting Update: These articles will be shared and discussed at the November 12th meeting.





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