Governing School Board

The Governing School Board

The School Board is a body of elected and appointed representatives responsible for providing a governance framework including policies and structures to define direction and parameters within which the system can be professionally managed by the Superintendent and Staff.  Specific responsibilities of a School Board are established under the Education Act.

The School Board meets for the following meetings on a monthly basis: Programs & Student Services Committee, Corporate Services Committee, Committee of the Whole, and Board Meetings.  Meetings may be adjusted for the months of December, March, June, July and August due to schedule conflicts/holidays. Agendas for upcoming meetings can be found under the tabs below.  For more information, contact the Board Secretary at (902) 541-3002 or lferraina@ssrsb.ca    ~ Meetings are open to the public ~

A list of the 2017-2018 School Board Meeting Dates can be found here.

Briefly, the School Board’s role includes:

  • Setting a vision: annual business plan
  • Providing structure: school review, policies and the annual budget
  • Advocating for all students and schools in the SSRSB
  • Directing families to appropriate staff for the management of issues regarding school matters
  • Ensuring accountability through the Superintendent



January 2017 Board Presentations
January 18, 2017 Committee of the Whole Meeting Presentation – Catchment Area/Grade Configuration Review – Preliminary Data
January 25, 2017 Board Meeting Presentation – Catchment Area/Grade Configuration Review – Additional Preliminary Data

February 2017 Board Presentations
February 22, 2017 Board Meeting Presentation – Pentz Elementary School/Petite Riviere Elementary School Presentation
February 22, 2017 Board Meeting Presentation – Pentz Elementary School/Petite Riviere Elementary School Bus Runs Map

March 2017 Board Presentations
March 6, 2017 Public Consultation Meeting – BES/BJSHS School Start/Stop Time Proposal & Grade Configuration Proposal
March 22, 2017 Board Meeting Presentation – BES/BJSHS School Start/Stop Time & Grade Configuration Final Report & Recommendations
March 22, 2017 Board Meeting Presentation – BES/BJSHS School Start/Stop Time & Grade Configuration Summary Analysis
March 22, 2017 Board Meeting Presentation – BES/BJSHS School Start/Stop Time & Grade Configuration Staff Consultation

April 2017 Board Presentations
April 19, 2017 Committee of the Whole Meeting Presentation – PES & PRES Possible Catchment Area & Transportation Model
April 26, 2017 Board Meeting Presentation – PES & PRES Possible Catchment Area & Transportation Model

May 2017 Board Presentation
SAC Workshop – May 8, 2017 – Draft Long Range Outlook Review Discussion/Comments
Liverpool Family of Schools – Bell Times & Transportation Discussion/Feedback

 

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