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HPS School Council Openings – Deadline to Apply is 8/20

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Now that the summer is underway, it is great time to think about how you can support your child and make a difference in your child’s education and your community next year! Below are the School Council opportunities for the school year 2017-18.

Duties include: working with the principal to adopt goals for the school, identify educational needs for the student body, review the school’s budget, and formulate a school improvement plan. Each school includes a parent and teacher from each grade level and a community representative who does not have a child at the school. The term is two years unless otherwise noted. The dates and times of the meetings are set by the principal.

If you’re interested in learning more about the School Council open positions or submitting your name as a candidate, please contact Lee Burns and/or submit a biography via email at schoolcouncil@hptaonline.com by August 20, 2017.

Hopkinton Preschool
Parent Representative (Preschool)
Parent Representative (Preschool)
Community Representative Community Representative

Center School 
Parent Representative (Kindergarten)
Parent Representative (Kindergarten)
Community Representative

Elmwood School 
Parent Representative (Grade 2)
Parent Representative (Grade 2)
Community Representative

Hopkins School
Parent Representative (Grade 4)
Parent Representative (Grade 4)
Community Representative

Middle School
Parent Representative (Grade 6)
Community Representative

High School
Parent Representative (Grade 9)

School Council Parent and Community Reps Needed

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As the school year is winding down, it is a great time to think about how your support your child and make a difference in your child’s education next year! Below are the School Council opportunities for the 2014-15 school year.

Duties include: working with the principal to adopt goals for the school, identify educational needs for the student body, review the school’s budget, and formulate a school improvement plan. Each School Council includes a parent and teacher from each grade level and a community representative who does not have a child at the school. The term is two years unless otherwise noted. The dates and times of the meetings are set by the principal. For more information, please see the HPTA website.

If you’re interested in learning more about the School Council and the open positions and/or submitting your name as a candidate, please contact Lee Burns at schoolcouncil@hptaonline.com by August 29, 2014.

The current open positions are:

  • Center School
    • Parent Representative – Kindergarten (2 openings)
    • Community Representative
  • Elmwood School
    • Parent Representative – Grade 2 (2 openings)
    • Parent Representative – Grade 3 (1 year term)
    • Community Representative
  • Hopkins School
    • Parent Representative – Grade 4 (2 openings)
  • Middle School
    • Parent Representative – Grade 6
    • Community Representative
  • High School
    • Parent Representative – Grade 9

 

School Council Representatives Needed for 2013-2014

IMG_1707As this school year is quickly coming to a close, it’s not too early to start thinking about next year and how you can make a difference in your child’s education! We are currently seeking candidates for the School Councils for the 2013-14 school year.

Duties include: adopting goals for the school, identifying educational needs for students, reviewing the school’s budget, and formulating a school improvement plan. Each School Council includes a parent and teacher from each grade level and a community representative who does not have a child at the school. The term is two years unless otherwise noted below.

If you’re interested in learning more about the School Council and the open positions and/or submitting your name as a candidate, please contact Lee Burns at schoolcouncil@hptaonline.com by August 23, 2013.

The current open positions are:

Center School

  • Kindergarten Parent Representative (2 positions)
  • Community Representative (1 position)

Elmwood School

  • 2nd Grade Parent Representative (2 positions)

Hopkins School

  • 4th Grade Parent Representative (2 positions)

Middle School

  • 6th Grade Parent Representative (1 position)
  • Community Representative (1 position)

High School

  •  9th Grade Parent Representative (1 position)
  • 11th Grade Parent Representative (1 position)

School Committee Update and School Council Openings

After the May Town Election, the School Committee reorganized as they do every year. Nancy Burdick was elected Chair and Scott Aghababian was elected Vice Chair. Congratulations to them both from the Educate Hopkinton board! Contact info is below. Elmwood School has a new principal this year, David Ljungberg, who was the formerly the Assistant Principal for both Elmwood and Hopkins Schools. Continue reading School Committee Update and School Council Openings