Notice of Election

PTO OFFICERS AND SLT PARENT REPRESENTATIVES

2022 to 2023

WHAT: Election for PS 9 Sarah Smith Garnet PTO and SLT 2022-23 School Year
WHEN: 6:30 PM, Tuesday May 24, 2022
WHO: All PS 9 teachers, parents, and guardians are eligible to vote.
HOW: Virtually at May 24, 2022 General PTO Meeting – Details and logistics to follow.

Nominations are open until TUESDAY May 17!

To nominate yourself or another PS 9 community member, email their name and proposed role to nominations@ps9brooklyn.org


2022-2023 PTO EXECUTIVE OFFICER POSITIONS

    President*
    Treasurer*
    First Recording Secretary*
    Second Recording Secretary
    Vice President for Events
    Vice President for Fundraising
    Vice President for Administration/PTO Coordination
    First Corresponding Secretary
    Second Corresponding Secretary
    Financial Secretary
    Parliamentarian
    Lower-Grade Parent-Teacher Liaison
    Upper-Grade Parent-Teacher Liaison

*These officers are mandatory and must be elected in order to have a functioning PTO.

Pursuant to the Chancellor’s Regulations of the NYC Department of Education, the only qualification to be nominated for an executive position on the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is that the candidate be a parent, guardian, or caregiver of a child in the school. Officers serve one-year terms.

 


2022-2023 SCHOOL LEADERSHIP TEAM (SLT) PARENT REPRESENTATIVE POSITIONS

For school year 2022-2023, there will be one (1) SLT (School Leadership Team) Parent Representative position open for a two-year term.

Pursuant to the NYCDOE Chancellor’s Regulations, each school must have a SLT comprising an equal number of parents of children enrolled in the school and staff members of the school. The principal, president of the PTO, and UFT Chapter President are standing members of the SLT.


The PS 9 community represents a multiplicity of life experiences and perspectives on issues of race, ethnicity, socio-economic status, language, experiences of immigration, gender, disability, religion, and family diversity. The PTO and SLT Nominations Committee encourages candidates from this wide range of diverse identities, as we work toward creating a more just and inclusive society for all of our children.

Questions? Ready to nominate yourself or someone else?
Email the PS 9 Nominations Committee at nominations@ps9brooklyn.org.

Thank you for your interest!