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Notice of Meeting - SAC Elections

Notice of Meeting - SAC Elections
Posted on 09/09/2020

Notice of Meeting 

École Sir John A Macdonald School Advisory Council Elections 

 

School Council will virtually hold our first meeting of the year and conduct elections for School Advisory Council positions on Tuesday September 22, 2020 at 6pm.  All are welcome but advance registration is required.   

REGISTRATION: Please email council.sjam@gmail.com (and include your name, email address, student(s) grade(s) and whether you have elected for in-school or online instruction) to be provided with the meeting link and agenda. 

If you wish to participate in future regular meetings, you are not required to attend the election meeting as all parents and guardians are welcome at all meetings. 

 We make all efforts to collaboratively acclaim council roles for those who are interested, and we will establish secret ballot voting only if required in contested positions. 

Who qualifies to hold an elected position? Any parent or guardian of students enrolled in the school AND parents and guardians of students who would have been enrolled in the school who have instead opted for remote learning through the Limestone District School Board. A member of a board cannot be a member of a school council established by the board.  O. Reg. 612/00, s. 3 (6)  We request that all those with an elected position remain in their role until September 2021. 

Interested in holding an elected position on council?  Roles available include Chair and Vice Chair or two (2) Co-Chairs, Secretary, Treasurer, Fundraising/Communications Coordinator (1 or 2 people), Volunteer Coordinator and up to two (2) Division Representatives (Kindergarten, Primary, Junior and Intermediate) to act as Members at Large.  Please request and complete a nomination or self-nomination form to express your interest. 

Have questions?  We love answering questions!  Just email us at council.sjam@gmail.com for more information. 

Sincerely, 

Christine Innocente and Shayla Bradley 

Co-Chairs

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