Governing Council (GC)

Governing Council (GC) is the decision making body responsible for the day to day operations of Verona Area Core Knowledge Charter School (CKCS) in accordance with the Verona Area School District (VASD) Core Knowledge Charter. The charter contract is between VASD and Parents Advocating Student Success, Inc. (PASS) to operate CKCS. Functions of Governing Council include, but are not limited to budget allocations, capital expenditures, grant proposals; personnel; curriculum; assessments; CKCS policies and procedures; direct committee responsibilities; goals and future of CKCS.

There are eight voting council members. Five of the eight members will be parents of children in school. The remaining three members include CKCS Director, one CKCS teacher representative, and one representative from Badger Ridge Middle School. There are also two non-voting community representatives on the Governing Council.

GC Meetings - Agendas 

 Meeting Agendas - Click date below for agenda:

August 8, 2016
July 20, 2016

September 12, 2016
October 10, 2016
November 14, 2016
February 13, 2017
May 8, 2017

During the regular school year, Governing Council (GC) meets at 6:45 on the second Monday of the month at The Boys and Girls Club on Allied Drive. If you plan to attend, please email to find out the exact location of the meeting you plan to attend. 

Everyone is welcome to attend these public meetings.

 Governing Council Bylaws (PDF)

Click here to view the 2016-17 CKCS Data Sheet to find contact information for all Governing Council (GC), Parent Round Table (PRT) and Parents Advocating Student Success (PASS) officers.

Governing Council Members

Annita Wozniak

Shunta Lewis

Laura Richardson

Sara Zimmerman

Charles Gleason
K-8 Parent Rep

Joleen Rau
Community Representative

Erin Marriott
Community Representative

Badger Ridge Middle School Representative