Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Official Website of Friends of Marquez & Marquez PTA


As a LEARN Charter school, Marquez Charter School, has greater autonomy over: curriculum, budget, and school governance as spelled out in its Charter.

The Marquez Governing Board is responsible for making administrative, curriculum related, budgetary, and other policy decisions for Marquez.

The Governing Board consists of six teachers, one classified representative, the Principal, and four parents/guardians of students attending the Marquez Charter School. Representatives are elected by their respective constituency.

The Governing Board generally meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 2:00 p.m. in the media lounge. The public is welcome and encouraged to observe it as it deliberates and generates decisions concerning agenda items.

The Governing Board operates pursuant to its Bylaws.

The meeting minutes are available to the public:

Board of Education Of the City of Los Angeles – Governing Board Minutes June 9, 2015

May 2014 Agenda/April 2014 Minutes

GB FOLDER of 2013 – 2015

Meeting Minutes Prior 2013

Download the Marquez School Charter

All parents are welcome to attend the Governing Board Meetings.

All parents are invited to join the sub committees. Each committee must have one parent member.

Principal Dr. Alberto Hananel

Special Education Teacher Representative:
Maria Mealy

Teacher Representatives (2012-2103):
K – Alexys Buckner (non voting)
2nd Grade – Wendy Connor
3rd Grade – Laurie Farrell
4th Grade – Peggy Palo

Parent Representatives (2013-2014):

Heather Wilkin term exp. 2016
Shelli Schmalle term exp. 2016
Shah Bahador term exp. 2017
Joe Matthews term exp. 2017

Parents are invited to self nominate for election to the board. The election is usually held at open house evening towards the end of the school year. Please consider nominating yourself.