FSLA application for 2019-20 cohort
Applications accepted through May 10, 2019. Acceptance into the program is based on participant application and available space. Applicants will be notified by June.
All Five Star Leadership Academy applicants must agree to the following terms of participation:
- Actively participate in nine 2½-hour sessions, and commit to attend no less than seven sessions, beginning in September and ending in May, to learn about district operations and governance, and meet district staff, board members and other local and state education leaders.
- Foster community engagement in education-related affairs, represent the interests of your home school(s) and serve as an ambassador between the Five Star Leadership Academy and your school(s), neighborhood and social network.
- Be willing to share your perspective and priorities concerning public education and acquire a greater understanding and appreciation for the perspectives and priorities of other members.
- Understand that the academy is a "know what, know who, know how" group. Parents will not be involved in policy changes, committee work or decisions in particular, but may be invited to participate in committees or other groups that do so.
Please read further details about the program on the Five Star Leadership Academy homepage.