• Purpose of the School Council:

      To improve communication & participation of parents & the community in the management & operation of the school. 

      • • To bring communities & schools closer together in a spirit of cooperation.
        • To solve difficult education problems.
        • To improve academic achievement.
        • To provide support for teachers & administrators.
        • To bring parents into the school-based decision-making process.
        • To assist the local board of education in developing & nurturing participation.
        • To bring parents and the community together with teachers & administrators to create a better understanding of a mutual respect for each other’s concerns.
        • To share ideas for school improvement

       

      Conyers Middle School has two open positions for school council. The school council provides advice, recommendations and assistance to the Principal and the school's administration. In addition to the official School Council Training, we will meet four times during the school year on the following dates/times: 

      • Tue - September 25th (School Council Training @ RCA) (5:00p-7:00p)
      • Thu - October 25th (4:30p-5:30p)
      • Wed - December 5th (8:00a-9:00a)
      • Wed - March 13th (4:30p-5:30p)
      • Thu - May 9th (8:00a-9:00a)

      With a focus on the following responsibilities: 

      1. Maintain a school-wide perspective on issues
      2. Regularly participate in council meetings
      3. Participate in information and training programs
      4. Act as a link between he school council and the community
      5. Encourage the participation of parents and others within the school community
      6. Work to improve student achievement and performance
      7. Commit to two-year term

       

      Interested candidates must submit a "candidate statement" to Dr. Reese via email at dreese@rockdale.k12.ga.us by 11:59 p.m. Friday, September 14, 2018.  Statements should include:

      • One paragraph biographical statement
      • One paragraph "Why I want to be a member of the school council"

       

      To be eligible for election, candidates must be a: 

      • Parent or legal guardian of a child who is enrolled in CMS
      • Business person within the CMS Community

       

      Elections will be held via on-line September 19-21, 2018. On-line access will be made available via email and CMS Website on September 19th and will be deactivated by 9:00pm on Friday - September 21, 2018.