News


Volunteers needed for new school district committee

Advisory Committee to advise on Strategic Plan

Pleasanton School Superintendent Parvin Ahmadi and the district's board of trustees are seeking eight community volunteers and a high school student to serve on the district's new Local Control Advisory Committee.

The committee's responsibility will be to advise the board and superintendent about supporting the district's Strategic Plan with resources from its local control Funding Formula. The Local Control Funding Formula is California's new school funding formula, enacted in 2013.

"The citizen advisory committees will strengthen the effectiveness of district and school operations and enhance student learning," Ahmadi said.

The members of the advisory committee will serve a two-year-term and will be selected from those who apply for the position by filling out an application and submitting it to the superintendent by the Nov. 4 application deadline.

In addition to the eight community members, who can't be school district employees or part of the family of employees, the others who will serve on the 14-member advisory committee will one student, a member of the district's English Learner Advisory Committee, a representative from both the Association of the Pleasanton Teachers and the Classified School Employees Association, the assistant superintendent of Educational Services and the deputy superintendent of Business Services.

Members will be required to attend meetings of the full committee from 6-8 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month at the Pleasanton Unified School District offices at 4665 Bernal Ave., Pleasanton. Additional time commitments may be necessary at times.

All applications must be submitted to the Office of the Superintendent, Pleasanton Unified School District, 4665 Bernal Ave. Pleasanton, CA 94566 or sent via email to lcac@pleasantonusd.net by 5 p.m., Monday, Nov. 4.

Pleasanton Weekly staff.

Comments

There are no comments yet. Please share yours below.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: *

Choose a category: *

Since this is the first comment on this story a new topic will also be started in Town Square! Please choose a category that best describes this story.

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Where's the wind?
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 697 views

Martin Litton, force of nature. An appreciation.
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 530 views

Pineapple Express memories
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 367 views