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

2020 – 2021 Elected Board Members:

  • Dr. Christine Copeland, Principal and Chair
  • Seth Kroll (parent and Co-Chair)
  • Jennie McDonald-Brown (parent)
  • Andreina Manana (parent)
  • Sherry Tyrance (parent)
  • Morgan Hayward (parent)
  • Amanda Preston-Sicari (parent)
  • Sefira Bell-Masterson (parent alternate)
  •  Zachary McCarthy (City Year Representative)
  • Ezinwa Nwankwo (teacher)
  • Karen Perakis (BTU representative)
  • Patrick Donovan (teacher)
  • Megan Bernazzani (teacher)
  • Eleanor Wyant (teacher)
  • Akua-Nia Francillon (teacher)

Meeting Dates SY 2021 – 2022

The School Site Council meets on the third Thursday of every month from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. Meetings are open and all are welcome to attend! You may contact your student’s teacher, the main office or the JFK Family Council for Zoom info. Meetings include simultaneous Spanish interpretation.

Thursday February 17
Thursday March 17
Thursday April 14
Thursday May 19
Thursday June 09

School Site Council Minutes

View All School Site Council Minutes

School Site Council Bylaws/Estatutos del Consejo Escolar

Click here to view the School Site Council Bylaws.

Haga clic aquí para ver los nuevos Estatutos del Consejo Escolar.