Governing Council Elections
The election of Governing Council members begins this week. The Governing Council is comprised of nine members: six parents, two staff members (who may be parents), one non-parent community member, and one additional non-voting local school board member may participate. Members provide advisory oversight and accountability for the educational director, finances, and a variety of policies that direct the school.
· Five hours of mandatory training are provided each year.
· The Governing Council meets every month at 3:00PM for a few hours and smaller committees meet throughout the month to conduct research and provide advisory input on a variety of matters relating to school business.
· Elected candidates will serve the Taos Charter School community with their time and talents for a term lasting two years.
The following are the letters of interest for our Governing Council Elections: