The Jones College Prep Local School Council is a 13-member democratically-elected public body. The LSCs' primary powers are budgetary oversight, approval of a school’s plan for improvement and the selection, evaluation and renewal of a principal’s contract. High school LSCs consist of six parents, two community members, two teachers, one student, one non-teacher staff member and the principal. Our meetings are open to the public.
LSCs are a form of school governance unique to Chicago Public Schools. Here’s a quick overview of what an LSC is and what it does.