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School Advisory Council Member Requirements

Member Requirements

Each year, at least one School Advisory Council member completes his/her term of office, thus creating a vacancy.  The School Advisory Council seats new members at its April meeting. 

The qualifications for being a St. Joseph School Advisory Council member are:

  • Be a registered member of St. Joseph Parish or parent of a child attending the school.

  • Be at least 18 years of age. 

  • Be able to attend bi-monthly School Advisory Council meetings.

  • Be able to serve a three-year term.

  • Have a desire and ability to work effectively on a committee.

  • Be willing to maintain high levels of integrity and confidentiality.

  • Be willing to promote school goals of service, academics, prayer, and development.

  • Be willing to support and participate in development activities. 

  • Exhibit a demonstrated competence and interest in his/her chosen field of committee involvement.

  • You do not need to have a child at St. Joseph School to serve on the Advisory Council.


St. Joseph Advisory Council Members may:

  • Not have been a member of the School Advisory Council, Parish Council, Stewardship Council, or Finance Council, or be an officer of Home and School during the past two years. 

  • Be the only member of your immediate family to serve on any board at the same time; and

  • Not be a salaried employee of the parish, nor spouse or blood relative of a salaried employee of the parish.


For more information:

Call the School Office at 660-388-5518

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