The JFK School Site Council (SSC) is the central governing/advisory body at the JFK. It is composed of the Principal, parents, teachers, school staff, and community members. Learn more about how SSC’s operate in Boston Public Schools

School Site Council Responsibilities

  • Approves the discretionary spending budget
  • Develops and approves plans to increase parent involvement
  • Approves waivers to BPS rules and union contracts
  • Reviews and approves recommendations that will have a major impact on the school community

2019 – 2020 Elected Board Members:

  • Dr. Christine Copeland, Principal and Chair
  • TBD, Parent and Co-Chair
  • Seth Kroll (parent)
  • Christian Dibble (parent)
  • Sean Greenhalgh (parent)
  • Pam Henry (parent)
  • Blerina Rista (parent alternate)
  •  Zachary McCarthy (City Year Representative)
  • Ezinwa Nwankwo (teacher)
  • Karen Perakis (BTU representative)
  • Patrick Donovan (teacher)
  • Megan Bernazzani (teacher)
  • Sachian Mahon (teacher)
  • Akua-Nia Francillon (teacher)

Meeting Dates SY 2019 – 2020

The School Site Council meets on the third Thursday of every month from 4:00pm to 5:30pm. Meetings are open and all are welcome to attend!

  • November 21
  • December 19th
  • January 16th
  • February 13th
  • March 19th
  • April 16th
  • May 21st
  • June (open for make up meeting)

School Site Council Minutes

View All School Site Council Minutes

School Site Council Bylaws/Estatutos del Consejo Escolar

Click here to view the new School Site Council Bylaws. We will vote on these at the next Parent Council Meeting and will take input from the community. If you have any questions please contact the secretary Tracy Triplett.

Haga clic aquí para ver los nuevos Estatutos del Consejo Escolar. Votaremos sobre estos en la Reunión del Consejo de Padres y tomaremos aportes de la comunidad. Si tiene alguna pregunta, comuníquese con la secretaria Tracy Triplett.