Calgary Board of Education

School Council

School Council Message

Our Sir John A. Macdonald School Council includes parents/guardians, students, and school staff. There are five elected positions on the council.

The aims and objectives of the School Council are:

  • to establish friendly liaison between parents and teachers regarding matters of mutual concern.
  • To establish committees for fund raising, teacher assistance and any other program which was deemed necessary
  • to investigate educational policy both at civic and provincial levels.


All SJAM parents & guardians are encouraged to attend school council meetings.

Meeting are held on Tuesday nights (typically the third Tuesday of each month) from 6:00 to 7:30 PM and includes some snacks and refreshments. Reminders and updates/changes will be posted in our school newsletters and monthly calendars. The meeting dates for the 2017-18 school year are:

  • January 16, 2018
  • February 20, 2018
  • March 20, 2018
  • April 17, 2018
  • May 15, 2018 (Annual General Meeting)


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