Cleveland City Schools Offers Community Engagement Committees

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Cleveland City Schools is offering parents and community members an opportunity to serve on Community Engagement Committees for the 2019-2020 school year.

District administrators will lead the committees which will meet twice during the year. Committee members will give feedback to the district on issues related to school life.

The 2019-2020 committees will address: curriculum engagement, special populations (gifted and special ed), ESL (English as a Second Language), BLADE (Blended Learning and Digital Enhancement), student life and student information and testing. 

Anyone interested in serving on a committee should complete the online application found at the link here before Friday, Aug. 30. 


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