Mission Statement

Education News clip artWe study issues, take action and lobby legislators and school boards in our efforts to seek positive changes for our students.

Key Issues

We will be monitoring:

  • Locally approved funding initiatives: ½ cent sales tax, and one-half mill for Children Trust Initiataive
  • Local entity program measures, i.e. closing the achievement gap strategies, support for students with disabilities, school climate, student safety and behavioral program
  • BOOST after school program board
  • Support for:
    • the elimination of for-profit-charter school management;
    • providing stronger local control over all charter schools (fiscal management and accountability);
    • student admissions and dismissals; and,
    • civil rights enforcement for students with disabilities.

What Can You Do?

Come to a meeting!

Visit coming EVENTS on our web calendar - see the Home Page.


Meetings are 4th Tuesdays, 11:30 am
Santa Fe Downtown, 401 NW 6th St., Board Room


Committee Contact
Contact Name: 
Chair: Phyllis Erney
League to which this content belongs: 
Alachua County