According to TCS Bylaws, new board members are elected on the annual parent conference at the end of the academic year. This year, the conference is scheduled on June 11, 2016. The current board welcome all interested eligible parents to be nominated for available board position.
Eligibility: TCS Directors and Administrators must have been parent or legal guardian members of TCS for at least one year. Only U.S. citizens, permanent residents or other legal residents in the United States of America will be eligible to hold office. The schedule of nomination and election are as follow:
(a) Nominating Committee was formed on January 30, 2016.
(b) Vacancy for two new board members is announced on March 5, 2016.
(c) Nominations close on April, 2, 2016.
(d) Announcement of the final slate of candidates on May 5, 2016.
(e) Candidates campaign on May 21, 2016.
(f) Election for new board members on June 11, 2016.
Two forms are attached:
The first one is the nomination form. Any member who is interested in serving our school can nominate themselves, as long as endorsed by two members (parents, teachers, legal guardian, or adult students). The other one is the candidate qualification form. The information provided will help the nomination committee to confirm the candidacy.
To ensure the smooth election, the BOD elected the nomination committee to accept nomination forms and check the candidacy. They are Nianhong Chen (chair), Xiaodong Yu and Manqing Chu. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please feel free to contact anyone of them.
Our school is a self-governance community organization. All directors are volunteers to serve our students and teachers. We encourage any interested new member to join the management team of the school, so our school can be better!
Click to download the nomination/qualification forms: 2016 TCS Board Candidate Nomination Form and Qualification Form