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Meetings and Grievance Procedures

Board Meetings

The Board of Directors oversees business decisions, future planning for the school, and adherence to the school's mission and vision. All meetings are open to the public and abide by Florida's Sunshine Law. Board meeting dates, times and agendas are posted in the front office of the school.

Board Meetings

Individuals or groups wishing to address the Board at any meeting should arrive prior to the meeting and sign-up on the Public Presentation form. Public presentations will be limited to three minutes. Concerns will not be addressed at the Board Meeting. All concerns will be addressed in writing in a timely manner. Sensory and mobility impaired persons seeking assistance for participation in any meeting should contact Mrs. Shupe at Royal Palm Charter School. Anyone who would like a copy of a Board document must complete a public records request in the school's office.

Grievance Procedures

Step 1: Request Teacher conference to clarify issue 
Step 2: Contact Principal if unresolved with the teacher 
Step 3: **Contact Board Designated Parent Representative
Step 4: Contact the President of the Governing Board 
Step 5: Present issue at the next monthly Board Meeting if unresolved 
Step 6: Seek mediation with the Sponsor

** Board Member Alisha D’Alessandro has been designated by the RPCS Board of Directors as the Representative to Facilitate Parental Involvement, provide access to information, assist parents and others with questions and concerns, and resolve disputes according to charter requirements. Mrs. Shupe can be reached by clikcing here and Ms. D’Alessandro can be reached by clicking here or (321) 723-0650. 

Board of Directors

The Royal Palm Charter School Governing Board is a volunteer position typically filled by teachers and parents of students of RPCS as well as business professionals from throughout our community. Meeting through the school year, the Board of Directors oversees business decisions, future planning for the school, and adherence to the school's mission and vision. The Board seeks out and accepts applications from capable individuals within the school and community when filling vacancies. Terms of office are typically three years to help get a working overview of school activities, needs and directions. All RPCS Board Members can be contacted by calling 723-0650.


Board Members
Name Position Email
Lori Grodecky President/Parent email
Jenny Beiser Member/Parent email
Alisha D'Alessandro Secretary/Parent Liaison email
Leo Belanger Member email
Pat Luckey Vice President email
 
Other Key Individuals
Name Position Email
Shannon Shupe        Principal                                    
Tresa Vernon Assistant Principal