Purpose


School advisory councils shall assist the school principal with school-based decision-making and involve parents in their children’s education.

See Policy KCB and Regulation KCB-R for more information.

If you are interested in being elected to the School Advisory Council. The following are the requirements.

  1. All candidates must be 18 years of age or older.
  2. Candidates for the “Employee” position must work at this school
  3. Candidates for the “Parent/Guardian” position
    • Must live within the school’s attendance zone or have a child enrolled in a school; and
    • Are not a member of this school’s staff.
  4. Candidate for the “Community/Business” position can live inside or outside the school’s attendance zone but must reside within the Las Cruces School District.
  5. This declaration of interest form will be available for the public’s review
  6. The term of the Council will be for two years.

The following employee has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Jaime Calderon, (575) 527-5801, jcalderon@lcps.net, 505 South Main Street Suite 249, Las Cruces, NM 88001.