Dutchtown High School
    School Council


    Purpose of DHS School Council

    The General Assembly of Georgia and the Henry County Board of Education believe parents and community support is critical to the success of students and schools. The School Council is intended to bring communities and schools closer together in a spirit of cooperation to solve difficult education problems, improve academic achievement, provide support for teachers and principals, and bring parents into the school-based decision making process.

    Who Serves on the DHS School Council?

    The DHS School Council consists of 4 elected DHS parent members (including 2 business members), 2 teacher/administrator members, and our DHS Principal.

    What is the term of office?

    Elected School Council members serve 2 years from July 1 until June 30. Council members may serve more than one term.

    When do meetings take place?

    Meetings are held once a month throughout the school year at DHS.

    * This information was extracted from the Henry County Schools Uniform Bylaws and Code of Ethics for Local School Councils document


    2019-2020 School Year DHS School Council Election Schedule

    May 9
    Rising 9th Grade Parent Night - distribute election information to 8th grade parents

    May 14
    Underclassmen Awards Ceremony - distribute election information to DHS parents

    July 30
    2019-2020 Open House - distribute election information to DHS parents and accept nominations (candidate interest form)

    Aug 5-16
    DHS School Council Nominations - Remind, Calling Post, DHS website

    Aug 19
    DHS School Council Candidates announcement - Remind, Calling Post, DHS website

    Aug 19-23
    DHS School Council Pre-Election Campaigning

    Aug 26
    DHS School Council Elections - DHS front office

    Aug/Sept TBA
    Henry County School Council member orientation - Henry County BOE

Last Modified on August 8, 2019