Local School Council

Why were LSCs Created?

 

LSCs were created by The Chicago School Reform Act of 1998 with the intent of improving academic achievement, by placing the primary responsibility for school governance and improvement in the hands of parents, community residents, teachers, and the school principal at the school level. 105 ILCS 5/34-1.01.

What are the Responsibilities of an LSC?

 

  • Approving how school funds and resources are allocated.
  • Developing and monitoring the School Improvement Plan (Continuous Improvement Work Plan).
  • Evaluating and selecting the school’s principal.

Our Next Regular Meeting:

 

Thursday March 18th, 2021 at 5:30PM

Google Meet Link

Public Comments/ Comentarios Públicos:

 

We welcome input within LSC scope, which include the Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP), budget issues, and Principal Reports. We will take the time to listen and consider, but may not comment. We ask that you keep your comments to two minutes so that we can respect the meeting time frame. 

Damos la bienvenida a las aportaciones dentro del alcance de LSC, que incluyen el Plan de trabajo de continua mejora (CIWP), cuestiones presupuestarias e informes principales. Nosotros tomaremos el tiempo para escuchar y considerar, pero no podemos comentar. Les pedimos que mantengan sus comentarios por dos minutos para que podamos respetar el plazo de tiempo que tenemos para la reunión.

Public Comment Sign In Sheet – Hoja de registro de comentarios públicos

We understand that some people may not be able to attend the meeting to share their comments or may not feel comfortable publicly speaking, therefore we have created this form allowing you to share your comments.

Entendemos que es posible que algunas personas no puedan asistir a la reunión para compartir sus comentarios o que no se sientan cómodas hablando en público, por lo tanto, hemos creado este formulario que le permite compartir sus comentarios.

Share Here – Comparte aquí

LSC Minutes, Agendas, Principal's Reports, & Recordings

LSC Latest Meeting Recording

LSC Committees

 

Parent Advisory Committee (PAC)

Bilingual Advisory Committee (BAC)

Professional Personnel Leadership Committee (PPLC) 

Communications Committee

LSC Bylaws

CPS LSC Information

The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance. 

Learn More

 

 

Cleveland Continuous Improvement Work Plan

2021 LSC Meeting Dates

 

  • January 21, 2021: Organizational Meeting 4:30pm

  • January 21, 2021: Regular Meeting 5:30pm

  • February 18, 2021: Regular Meeting 5:30pm
  • March 18, 2021: Regular Meeting 5:30pm
  • April 15, 2021: “State of the School” 5:30pm

  • May 20, 2021: Regular Meeting 5:30pm 

  • June 2021:Regular Meeting 5:30pm

  • July 15, 2021: Organizational Meeting 5:30pm *TENTATIVE*

2021 LSC Members

 

  • COMMUNITY REPRESENTATIVE: Roberto Castrejon

  • COMMUNITY REPRESENTATIVE: Claudia Orellana

  • NON TEACHER STAFF REPRESENTATIVE: Esperanza Aguado-Leon

  • PARENT REPRESENTATIVE: Yuditd Cuenca

  • PARENT REPRESENTATIVE: Salvador Gutierrez

  • PARENT REPRESENTATIVE: Rosa Pacheco

  • PARENT REPRESENTATIVE: Jason Ruiz, Vice Chairperson

  • PARENT REPRESENTATIVE: Danny Scott

  • PARENT REPRESENTATIVE: Jennifer Wilson, Chairperson

  • PRINCIPAL: Debora Ward

  • TEACHER REPRESENTATIVE: Kristine Stanton, Secretary

  • TEACHER REPRESENTATIVE: Pamela Tivers

 Questions

Email us at ClevelandLSC@gmail.com