York Region District School Board has 13 trustees representing all areas of York Region.
They are elected by English public school supporters for a four-year term.
We also have three student trustees representing student voice at the Board table.
Trustees have a number of important roles and responsibilities, including:
Communicating with the public.
Setting policy for the operation of all public schools in York Region.
Participating on various Board and Advisory Committees.
Setting an annual budget.
Establishing a Multi-Year Strategic Plan to guide system direction.
Hiring and conducting the performance review of the Director of Education.
Advocating for quality public education.
Members of the public are welcome to attend and observe any public Board, Advisory and Board Committee meetings.