JES Seeking Volunteers
Jourdanton Elementary is seeking volunteers from the parent, community and business sectors to serve on the Campus Wide Advisory Committee. Criteria for serving is listed below, if you are interested in serving please call the elementary office at 769-1459.
Campus Level Committee:
A campus-level committee shall be established on each campus to assist the principal. The committee shall meet for the purpose of implementing planning processes and site-based decision making in accordance with Board policy and administrative procedures and shall be chaired by the principal.
The committee shall serve exclusively in an advisory role except that each campus committee shall approve staff development of a campus nature.
The committee shall include at least two parents of students currently enrolled at the campus, selected in accordance with administrative procedures. The principal shall, through various channels, inform all parents of campus students about the committee’s duties and composition and shall solicit volunteers.
A person who stands in parental relation to a student is considered a parent.
A parent who is an employee of the District is not considered a parent representative on the committee.
A parent is not considered a representative of community members on the committee.
The committee shall include at least two community members selected by a process that provides for adequate representation of the community’s diversity, in accordance with administrative procedures.
Community representatives must reside in the District.
The committee shall include at least two business representatives selected by a process that provides for adequate representation of the community’s diversity, in accordance with administrative procedures. Business representatives need not reside in nor operate businesses in the District.
Terms: Representatives shall be elected or selected annually and shall not be limited as to the number of consecutive terms they may serve on the committee.
Vacancy: A vacancy during a term shall be filled for the remainder of the term by election or selection as appropriate for the category.
Meetings: The committee shall meet at the call of the principal. The principal shall set the agenda for each meeting.