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School Council


The Georgia A+ Education Reform Act of 2000 required that school councils be established at every public school. The purpose of school councils is to "bring communities and schools closer together to solve difficult education problems, improve academic achievement, provide support for teachers and administrators, and bring parents into the school-based decision-making process."

Who Serves on a School Council?

A School Council is composed of seven members:

-The Principal
-Two certificated teachers elected by the teachers
-Four parents (or guardians) elected by the parents; two of the parents must be business persons

What are the Roles and Responsibilities of Council Members?  

All members of the School Council must:  

-Maintain a school-wide perspective on issues,
-Regularly participate in council meetings,
-Participate in information and training programs,
-Act as a link between the school council and the community,
-Encourage the participation of parents and others within the school community, and work to improve student -performance.

2021-2022 School Year Representatives:


Dr. Charlie Frazier, Jr., Principal

Lauren Sapp, Parent Involvement Coordinator - President

Lisa Hamil, Teacher Representative

Charity Hill, Teacher Representative

Dr. Sharlisa Hutson, Business Representative - Secretary

John Williamson, Business Representative

Dr. Markisha Butler, Parent Representative

Dr. Michael Butcher, Parent Representative


2021-2022 Meeting Dates


Thursdays at 8:15 a.m:


September 30, 2021

December 16, 2021

March 17, 2022

April 21, 2022