The 2016 - 2017 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:
Adopting educational goals for the school that are consistent with local educational policies and statewide student performance standards
Identifying the educational needs of students attending the school
Reviewing the annual school building budget
Formulating a school improvement plan
The Gates School Council will be meeting from 3:15 - 4:15 on the following Thursdays (Please click on the date to access the agenda): Sept 29, Oct 13, Dec 8, Jan 12 (cancelled), Feb 9 (snow day), Mar 9, April 27 and May 11. All meetings are open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend.
Meeting minutes (Please click on the date to access the meeting minutes): Sept 29, Oct 13