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School Council Information


Heritage School - 34 Oxford Road, Charlton

Wednesdays, 4:00p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Meeting Dates

November 17 - Agenda Nov. 17  Canceled

December 9 - AGENDA

January 26 - AGENDA

February 17 - Canceled

March 16 - AGENDA

April 28 - Rescheduled

May 5 - AGENDA

May 19 - AGENDA

Meeting Minutes

December 9, 2021

January 26, 2022

March 16, 2022

School Council Members

School Council is a representative, school building-based committee composed of the principal, parents, teachers, and community members. School Councils were mandated in every public school in Massachusetts by the Education Reform Act of 1993.

Parent members of a School Council are to be selected by the parents of the students attending the school. Elections are held by the Parent Teacher Association. Teacher members are to be selected by the teachers in the school. There is to be membership parity among the parent, teacher and community members of the School Councils.

There are four major areas of responsibility for School Councils. They 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.

          Comments from the public are welcome.                                                                                          

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