School Board

School Board
Our Vision is to be a World Class School System

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The School Board of Lee County sets policies and rules that govern the administration of the District. The Board operates according to Florida laws and Florida Department of Education regulations and it sets policy only when members meet in official session. The Board appoints the District's Superintendent, who administers the daily operations of the school system.

General Board Office Correspondence
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Samuel Fisher, District 1 (Chair)
Jada Langford Fleming, District 6 (Vice Chair)

Melisa W. Giovannelli, District 2
Chris N. Patricca, District 3
Debbie Jordan, District 4
Armor Persons, District 5
Cathleen O'Daniel Morgan, District 7

Advisory Committee Information

Provide input, advice and support to the School Board as specific to each committee.

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Review biographies, elected dates, re-elected dates and term expirations.

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BoardDocs® (Agendas and Minutes)

Review upcoming meeting agendas, minutes from past meetings and documents.

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Board Meetings Calendar

Review upcoming meeting dates for Action, Briefing, Workshops and Special Meetings.

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Board Meeting Playlist (YouTube)

Watch past Board meetings on YouTube

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Board Meetings Email Alerts

Subscribe to receive the latest meeting updates and agendas directly in your inbox.

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Board Message

Monthly message by Board Members to discuss topics or give information to the community.

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Board Policies

District policies that guide community, students, staff and administration in daily operations.

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Board Attorney and General Counsel

Provides legal advice and serves as lead counsel on all matters involving the School Board.

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Ethics Hotline (Lighthouse Services)

An avenue for employees to raise concerns and be protected from reprisals for whistleblowing.

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Legislative Priorities

Help Southwest Florida students by supporting the Legislative Priorities identified by The District.

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Map of Lee County School Board Districts

County map that shows the Board member district they serve.

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