Calgary Board of Education

 
School Council

School Council typically meets the fourth Monday of every month. Dinner is always served and parent and community member input to school decisions is greatly appreciated.  Our Parent Association is pleased to be sponsoring our Casino on September 7 and 8 this year. The AGM for our School Advisory Council, Band Parent Association and Parent Association will be held on September 26, 2016 at 5:30pm in the Learning Commons. Executive Elections for all three groups will be held that evening. 

School Advisory Council Executive
Chair: Ami Stewart
Vice Chair: Jeanetta Hynes
Secretary: Sheila Towbridge
Key Communicator: Vacant
Member at Large: Sheila Towbridge

Parent Advisory Council
Chair: Ami Stewart
Vice Chair: Jeanetta Hynes
Secretary: Sheila Towbridge
Treasurer: Sheila Towbridge
Casino Co-Chairs: Ami Stewart and Shawna Bye

Mission

The mission of the Ernest Morrow School Council is to foster the well being and effectiveness of our school community and to enhance student learning.

Vision

Our School Council will facilitate communication among all of the concerned participants of our school community so that we may work together, as partners, to create an effective learning environment and enable our students to achieve their potential

Objectives

The objectives of the council, in keeping with The School Act and the Regulations, are as follows:

  1. To provide advice (input) to the staff and principal.
  2. To promote continuous school improvement through meaningful involvement by all members of the school community.
  3. To facilitate collaboration among all concerned participants of the school community.
  4. To support collaborative decision making.
  5. To facilitate the development of a common vision for our school, a vision that is an extension of the School Improvement Plan.
  6. To complete a formal School Council Review to be included in the Annual School Report to be completed no later than June 15th each year.
  7. To keep the Calgary Board of Education informed – in cooperation with the principal – of the needs of the school.
  8. To facilitate communication with all educational stake holders and the community.
  9. To promote actively any endeavors that serve or support a positive school image and that serve the general positive image of the community of Forest Lawn.