School Board

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  1. Purpose
  2. Subcommittees
  3. Board Members
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PURPOSE
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Article I

The name of this body shall be the Corpus Christi School Advisory Board, hereinafter referred to as the “Advisory Board.”

Article II: Purpose and Function

The Advisory Board is established by the pastors of Saint Anthony of Padua and Saint Philip parishes to advise them and the school administrators, the principal and the vice principal, hereafter referred to as the “administrators,” in the governance of Corpus Christi school. The Advisory Board participates in the policy-making process by formulating and recommending policies to those with authority to adopt them, namely the pastors. The Advisory Board is to provide input to the school as part of the Design for Excellence process of the Diocese of Arlington. At all times, the Advisory Board must recognize that Corpus Christi School is a Catholic school with the obligation to provide a strong academic program rooted in the Catholic faith and traditions.

SUBCOMMITTEES
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The 2014-2015 Corpus Christi School Advisory Board welcomes our new and returning families to the new school year.  As the board continues with both current projects and the launch of new initiatives, it is seeking parents to join various sub-committees. The sub-committees are as follows:

Plant & Facilities – Reviews plant and facilities of the church and school and makes recommendations to the Pastors and Administration to ensure a safe environment and to sustain facilities for both campuses.

Enrollment Management (Marketing, Advancement, and PR) – Compiles, distributes and assesses the annual family survey and makes recommendations to the Pastors and Administration based on survey evaluation; works with development manager to plan fundraising and supports grant applications; pursues various marketing efforts on behalf of Corpus Christi School; supports gathering of news items for parish bulletins, the Arlington Herald, Cougar Connection, school website and general news media.

Finance – Reviews the annual budget proposal and advises modifications accordingly; reviews financial performance in adherence with Diocesan guidelines; assists with selection of external auditors and ensures completion of audit.

Strategic Planning – Assists the Pastors, Administrators and Staff in the development and monitoring of a five-year strategic plan that includes all areas related to Corpus Christi School, such as educational programs, recruitment, retention, physical facilities, financial management, etc.

We invite parents interested in serving on these sub-committees to contact Marie Bonard, Principal, Ann Stich, Vice Principal, or Rose Dunnegan, School Advisory Board Chair at schoolboardchair@gmail.com for more information. Participation in a sub-committee allows parents to be involved with a time commitment of monthly, bi-monthly, or quarterly meetings depending on the needs and make-up of each committee. Please consider sharing your talents and gifts with our Pastors, Faculty, Staff and fellow parents for both the short and long term benefit of Corpus Christi School and our children.

BOARD MEMBERS
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Below are the members of the School Board.  Email the chair, schoolboardchair@gmail.com, with any issues or concerns.

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Non-Parent

Name Email Member Type
Rose Dunnegan schoolboardchair@gmail.com St. Anthony Parish
Parent
Chair
Nancy Kennedy chez.kennedy@verizon.net St. Philip Parish
Non-Parent
Beverley Cavataio semanb@aol.com St. Anthony Parish
Non-Parent
Secretary
Dan Curtin dcurtin@cox.net St. Anthony Parish
Non-Parent
Ann Marie Hicks amhicks@aol.com St. Anthony Parish
Non-Parent
Mary Ann Dmochowski madmochowski@msn.com St. Philip Parish
Non-Parent
Vice-Chair
Kathleen Moore kawmoore@hotmail.com St. Philip Parish
Non-Parent
Sharon Williams Sharon_zimbabwe@hotmail.com St. Anthony Parish
Parent
Lorraine Sloma-Williams lsloma@hotmail.com St. Philip Parish
Parent
Fr. Donahue St. Philip Parish
Pastor
Fr. Pollard St. Anthony Parish
Pastor
Marie Bonard mbonard@corpuschristischool.org Ex Officio
Non-Voting
Principal
Ann Stich astich@corpuschristischool.org Ex Officio
Non-Voting
Assistant Principal