BOARD OF EDUCATION

Meet the Board

Meet the Board
Learn more about the Board

 

Meetings and Citizen Involvement

 

Meetings & Citizen Involvement
A complete list of BOE meeting dates and times

 

Legislative Positions

 

Legislative Positions
BOE positions on legislative issues

 

Strategic Plan

 

Strategic Plan
The current plan to ensure student success

 

 
 
 

Board Committee Vacancies

Board Committee Vacancies
Applications posted here when vacancies occur

 

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas & Minutes
Everything you need to be informed

 

Policies and Regulations

Policies
Archive of the official policies set by the BOE

 

Student Board Member

 

Student Board Member
The SGA annually elects one of their own

 

BOARD OF EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS

Policy Makers   The Board of Education sets policy not otherwise controlled by federal and state laws. It oversees expenditures from county, state and federal sources.

Responsibilities  The Board hires and reviews the work of the Superintendent, monitors implementation of the school system’s master plan and gives final approval to curriculum matters and materials, staff appointments, equipment purchases, land acquisitions, and school construction, renovations and repairs.

Elected   Elected Board members serve 4-year staggered terms. The student member is a high school student selected by the Frederick County Association of Student Councils.

 

Superintendent    As the chief executive officer of Frederick County Public Schools, the Superintendent serves as the system’s curricular, fiscal and community leader. The Superintendent assures the school system carries out Maryland public laws relating to schools, the Maryland State Board of Education’s bylaws and policies, and the local school Board’s mission, goals and policies. The Superintendent also serves as secretary-treasurer to the Board of Education.