Calvert County Public Schools Seeks Representatives for 2023-2024 School Year District and Board Committees
Calvert County Public Schools (CCPS) is seeking individuals to serve on the school system’s Family Life and Library Reconsideration Committees. Additionally, the Calvert County School Board is accepting applicants for the Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) for the 2023-2024 school year.
Committee member eligibility, responsibilities, time commitment, online application form links, and submission dates are noted below for each of the committees.
- Family Life Committee
CCPS is establishing a joint Family Life Committee of educators who work in CCPS and community representatives who reside in Calvert County for the purpose of reviewing and commenting on, and where appropriate, recommending instructional materials. Members will serve a one-year term.
The Family Life Committee will meet the second Monday of each month, January through May at 6:00 p.m. At the initial meeting, the purpose, expectations, and full health curriculum will be reviewed. Following full group sessions, the committee will divide into an elementary and a secondary committee where specific family life curricula will be reviewed and discussed.
CCPS is asking for any community member or parent residing in Calvert County to consider serving on this committee. Eight community members and parents representing elementary and secondary schools will be randomly selected. An official notification will be sent to those who are selected by September 15, 2023.
If you are interested in serving on the Family Life Committee, please complete this online form: https://forms.office.com/r/Yu5z4EAwJu by August 28, 2023.
- Library Reconsideration Committees
CCPS is establishing Library Reconsideration Committees for Elementary, Middle, and High School. Members will serve a one-year term. CCPS is asking for any community member or parent residing in Calvert County to consider serving on these committees. Each committee will consist of administrators, teachers, librarians, students, community members and parents. These committees will meet based on need.
One (1) community member and two (2) parents will be randomly selected to serve on each committee. An official notification will be sent to those who are selected by September 15, 2023. If additional committees are needed, members will be selected at random from the original list.
If you are interested in serving on a Library Reconsideration Committee, please complete this online form: https://forms.office.com/r/jZX1u49Lmu by August 28, 2023.
- Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC)
The Board of Education is seeking applicants for the Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) for the 2023-2024 school year.
The CAC will be composed of a cross-section of the population of Calvert County. The Board will consider a variety of criteria when appointing members. These criteria will include, but will not be limited to, the high school district in which the prospective member resides, achieving geographic, demographic, ethnic, and racial diversity, the order in which applications were received, and the attendance record of individuals who previously served on the committee.
Members must be legal residents of Calvert County during the period of his/her term. The term of service for CAC members is one (1) year. No more than twenty-five (25) applicants will be selected.
If you are interested in serving on CAC, please complete this online form:
https://forms.office.com/r/Lm8r0YeQ1m by August 25, 2023.
Individuals with questions or needing assistance completing the online application forms should contact CCPS’ Administrative Services at 443-550-8000.