School District Seeks Foster City Parent and Community Leaders to Join Superintendent's Committee on Overcrowding RElief (Score)
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For Immediate Release: April 02, 2012
Contact: Molly Barton, Assistant Superintendent San Mateo-Foster City School District, 650-312-7342

The San Mateo-Foster City School District, in partnership with the City of Foster City, is seeking parent and community leaders to participate in the Superintendent’s Committee on Overcrowding Relief (SCORE) to address student capacity challenges in Foster City. We are searching for a group of Foster City community leaders and residents with various perspectives to assist the Superintendent in: 

  • Reviewing all possible solutions to student capacity challenges

  • Determining the benefits, costs, and impact on Foster City

  • Prioritizing and recommending the best solution(s) to the Superintendent

SCORE shall consist of:

A. Four (4) parent leader residents, one from each Foster City school, recommended by the school’s principal

B. One (1) principal from a San Mateo school recommended by the Superintendent

C. Two (2) Foster City residents recommended by the Foster City Chamber of Commerce

D. Three (3) Foster City residents recommended by the City Council of Foster City, one of whom serves on the Foster City Parks and Recreation Committee

E. Three (3) Foster City residents recommended by the San Mateo-Foster City School District Board of Trustees

Meetings will be held twice a month and will be open to the public to permit engagement in the process.

If you are interested in serving on this committee, please submit a letter of interest explaining why you should be selected for SCORE, attach resume or background information, and contact information (email, home address, and phone). Foster City residents should send letters or emails of interest to Doris Palmer, City Clerk, at - 610 Foster City Blvd., Foster City - by Monday, April 9, at 5:00 pm. Letters or emails of interest from Foster City parent leaders should be sent to Amber Farinha, Coordinator of Community Services, at - 1170 Chess Drive, Foster City – by Monday, April 16, at 5:00 pm.

City Hall - 610 Foster City Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404
(650) 286-3200