Local School Council

The Lake View Local School Council members and staff have put children first and worked for the benefit of students and their communities since 1989.

Local School Councils were created pursuant to the School Reform Act of 1989 and are elected every two years. The Lake View Local School Council provides parents, teachers, concerned citizens and students of the Lake View Community the opportunity to share in the process of school improvement. The Lake View LSC is composed of six (6) parents, two (2) community representatives, two (2) teachers, one (1) student representative, one (1) staff representative and the principal. Foremost among the Lake View LSC’s powers and duties are the

  1. Approval of the Continuous Improvement Work Plan
  2. Approval of the Budget, and
  3. Evaluation of the Principal.

Notice is hereby given that the LSC has scheduled a meeting to begin at 6:00 p.m. on June 13, 2022, at 4015 N. Ashland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613.

  • While this is an IN-PERSON meeting, a Zoom link is available for community participation should attendance at the school not be an option:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82492744420 or by phone at 1-312-626-6799, Meeting ID 824 9274 4420
  • Sign-up for Public Comment may be made in person the evening of the meeting or online at https://bit.ly/LSCPublicComment

Meeting Schedule

2021 - 2022 School Year

June 13 at 6:00 pm

May 11 at 6:00 pm

April 28 at 7:30 am

April 5 at 6:00 pm

March 24 at 5:30 pm

March 17 at 6:00 pm

February 17 at 6:00 pm

January 20 at 6:00 pm

December 16 at 6:00 pm

November 18 at 6:00 pm

October 21 at 6:00 pm

September 22 at 6:00 pm

August 19 at 6:00 pm

July 15 at 6:00 pm

July 8 at 6:00 pm


2021 - 2022

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Member Role
Flo Powdermaker Chairperson and Parent Representative
Paul J. Karafiol Principal 
Daniel Bender Secretary and Teacher Representative
Anna Proni
Teacher Representative
Issac Israilevich  Non-Teaching Representative
Esme Borrero
Parent Representative
Parent Representative
Larry Jacobs
Parent Representative 
Alfonso Martel Parent Representative
Stacey Paradis
Parent Representative
Vice Chair and Community Representative 
Mary Lubben Budget Chair and Community Representative
Silvia Gramajo Student Representative
Date Agenda Recording Principal report Principal presentation
June 16   Minutes    
July 8  


Report Presentation
July 29   Minutes    
Aug 19   Minutes Report Presentation
Sep 22   Minutes Report Presentation
Oct 21  


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Nov 18 Agenda Recording Passcode: v@9bWk?m Report Presentation
Dec 16   Recording Passcode: 7xF+K7Wr Minutes Report Presentation
Jan 20   Minutes Report Presentation
Feb 17 Agenda Minutes Report Presentation
Mar 17 Agenda Minutes Report Presentation
Apr 5 Agenda     Presentation
Apr 28 Agenda Cancelled    
May 11 Agenda

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Jun 13 Agenda   Report Presentation