FSLA application for 2019-20 cohort

Application Details

Applications accepted through May 10, 2019. Acceptance into the program is based on participant application and available space. Applicants will be notified by June. 

Participant Agreement

All Five Star Leadership Academy applicants must agree to the following terms of participation:

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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

View the 2019-20 Schedule: English | Spanish

Please provide your full legal name.
Please provide your complete mailing address.
Please select the school(s) your children attend. If you are a community member without kids in our district, please select "N/A" (at the bottom)
Please provide a contact phone number where we can reach you.
Do you presently volunteer at a local school or organization? If yes, in what capacity do you volunteer? / ¿Trabaja usted actualmente como voluntario en una escuela u organización local? Si es así, ¿qué hace como voluntario?
What do you hope to learn or accomplish by participating in the leadership academy? / ¿Qué espera usted aprender o lograr al participar en la academia de liderazgo?
What aspects of school district operations or the state's public education system interest you? / ¿Qué aspectos de las operaciones del distrito escolar o del sistema de educación pública del estado le interesan a usted?