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School Board Responsibilities

  • Ensure all children receive a quality education.
  • Communicate, inform, and involve parents, staff, and community in board decisions and activities.
  • Adopt annual budget.
  • Set goals and priorities for the jurisdiction.
  • Setting policies regarding actions of administrators, teachers, and students.
  • Lobbying municipal and provincial governments on educational issues.
  • Policy/decision appeals.
  • Hire and evaluate the superintendent.
  • Develop contracts and agreements with employees.
  • Final authority at the local level on matter relating to school operation.

(Source: City of Lethbridge)