School Governance Council Elections Open May 5 – 7, 2015!
The election of new members to our School Governance Council members begins this week! Elections will be held May 5th – 7th, 2015 for 1 parent/guardian position and 1 teacher position on the Council. The parent/guardian representative will be elected by the parents/guardians of our school and the teacher representative will be elected by the school's employees.
All voting will occur online beginning at 8:00 am on May 5th and concluding at 5:00 pm on May 7th. All parents/guardians voters will need their Home Access Center username and password to access the ballot. School employees will vote using their FCS userid and password. Eligible voters can vote from any device that grants internet access. We have designated voting stations in the school to encourage maximum voting participation and ensure all parents and employees have the opportunity to vote.
Click the link or the ballot box to access the SGC voting page.
Vote for your SGC Representative!!
SGC Upcoming Election Information
Are you ready to vote for the School Governance Council Elections May 5th – 7th? Here is what you need to know and do to be prepared:
1.Obtain your Home Access Center Code: Bring picture ID to your school's front desk and present it in order to receive your HAC code and password.
2.Learn About Our Candidates: More information on our candidates.
3.VOTE! Be sure to log on with your HAC code and password to vote beginning at 8:00 am May 5th through 5:00 pm May 7th.
Let your voice be heard as we vote to elect the members that will be representing us on our School Governance Council. Begin preparing for SGC elections today!
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River Trail Middle School is a School Governance Council Cohort 2 School, and we will be holding School Governance Council elections very shortly. We will need to elect one parent/guardian representative and one teacher representative. Election winners will begin their terms of service July 1, 2015. The length of the term is two years. Eligible candidates need to be a legal parent/guardian of a current 6th grader or current 5th grader at one of our feeder elementary schools, (Findley Oaks, Medlock Bridge, Shakerag, or Wilson Creek). Eligible voters must be a legal parent/guardian of current 7th,6th or 5th graders (feeder elementary). Below are several links regarding elections including a Fulton County Schools Charter System Frequently Asked Questions.
SGC Elections Information Webpage
SGC Elections VOTING webpage
Charter System FAQ
Home Access Center Account Information
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