School Advisory Board

St. Joseph School Advisory Board Members 2017 / 2018 School Year

Emmylou Frost, President
Laura Smith, Vice-President
Katie Pesha, Secretary
Carrie Kremer, PSO Representative
Seanna Eisel
Shana Eubanks
Scott Gilbert
Jason Goodman
Steve Pini
Greg Vogler
Monsignor James Callahan, Pastor
Sister Mary Sheila Maksim, Principal
Brad Benne, Assistant Principal
Tricia Bauche, Assistant Principal

The purpose of the Board is to advise the Pastor and Principal in determining policies, plans, programs and procedures for the school. The following are functions of the Board:

  1. Establishing the philosophy and goals for the school
  2. Interpreting and applying the policies of the Archdiocesan Board of Education
  3. Formulating and establishing additional policies which may be necessary
  4. Evaluating the implementation of policies
  5. Drawing up a budget to be submitted for approval by the Pastor, recommending rates and fees as necessary, looking to other sources for funding when necessary
  6. Advising the Pastor during search process for Principal
  7. Promoting better understanding and wider support of Catholic Education in the parish

The Board is comprised of the pastor, principal, assistant principal(s) and seven to nine parish members. Meetings are held on the second Monday, August through June.

The Administration and the School Advisory Board are always open to suggestions about school policies. Suggestions are discussed at board meetings and a board member makes a follow-up response.