The Board of Education (Board) believes that public schools are strengthened when communities are actively engaged in the education process. In support of this belief, the Board is committed to providing advisory committees which allow interested community members to serve and to provide input to the Board in the following areas:
Calendar Committee – Makes recommendations of a school calendar to the Board with the goals of maximizing consistent instructional time for students, opportunities for professional growth for teachers and increasing student achievement.
The members of the Calendar Committee shall be appointed by the Board. Membership of the Calendar Committee shall be limited to no more than 20 members inclusive of a variety of stakeholders such as:
- PTA Council of Frederick County
- Frederick County Teachers Association
- Frederick County Administrative and Supervisory Association
- Curriculum Specialists
- Research, Development & Accountability representative
- Board representative
- Community members
The Executive Director of Public Affairs shall serve as a staff liaison to the Board and will nominate Calendar Committee members for Board approval.
The Calendar Committee is not accepting vacancy applications at this time.