The Citizens Advisory Council (CAC) consists of nine parents, two representatives from the PTO (Metcalf) and Boosters (U-High), two faculty (one from each school), and a University representative.
Since 1976, CAC has advised the Superintendent of the Laboratory Schools in the following areas:
Our other interests include:
Being part of the CAC lets you make a direct impact on the lives of students. Qualifications include:
The CAC does not serve as a school board for the Laboratory Schools. Thus, it has no formal authority with regard to policy approval, grievance hearings, or operational decisions. The Laboratory Schools are part of Illinois State University, and like other departments on campus the Laboratory Schools are required to operate under the policies established by the Board of Trustees.