Toronto District School Board

Community Use of Schools Advisory Committee

Mandate of CUSAC:

  1. to facilitate ongoing feedback from community organizations on both the continued implementation of TDSB Community Use of School Policies. (policy P.011, Community Use of Board Facilities and P.023)

  2. to suggest improvements to the policy;

  3. to provide an opportunity to explore the concept of Integrated Service Delivery (ISD) with community agencies and groups;

  4. to assess the impact of CUS funding from the Ministry of Education on use of space and to make recommendations regarding that funding

  5. to make recommendations to the TDSB in order to:
    • increase the accessibility and use of school facilities by community groups
    • increase the concurrent use of school facilities by multiple community groups
    • increase revenues from the Province of Ontario to support CUS
    • improve and streamline the permit application process and reduce barriers to access
    • ensure access and equity considerations re CUS

  6. to consider and coordinate the work of other initiatives within TDSB as they impact on CUS: e.g. Model schools, Focus on Youth program, service integration pilot project, Continuing Education, access to pools, Toronto Lands corporation re: community use, full day kindergarten, Full Service Schools, Priority School Initiative, Facilities Partnership Agreements. This may also involve the TDSB speaking to City of Toronto and Province in areas under their jurisdiction.

Annual General Meeting - November 29, 2016
AGM Agenda

Community Use of School Related Policies:

Community Use of Board Facilities P.011
Facility Partnerships P.076
Parent and Community Involvement P.023
Parent and Community Involvement PR.558

2016/2017 CUSAC

Date Time Location Materials
September 15, 2016 8:00 AM Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
October 13, 2016 8:00 AM Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
November 15, 2016 8:00 AM 5050 Yonge St., Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
December 6, 2016 8:00 AM 5050 Yonge St., Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
January 10, 2017 CANCELLED Boardroom Agenda
February 14, 2017 8:00 AM Committee Room A Agenda - Minutes
March 9, 2017 8:00 AM 5050 Yonge St., Boardroom Agenda
April 6, 2017 8:00 AM Boardroom  
May 9, 2017 8:00 AM Boardroom  
June 13, 2017 8:00 AM 140 Borough Drive, Committee Room 3 & 4  

 

2015/2016 CUSAC

Meeting Date Time Location Materials
September 17, 2015 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
October 13, 2015 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
November 19, 2015 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
December 15, 2015 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Committee Room A Agenda - Minutes
January 19, 2016 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
February 11, 2016
9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
March 8, 2016 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
April 5, 2016 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
May 3, 2016 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes
June 2, 2016 9:30 AM 5050 Yonge Street, Boardroom Agenda - Minutes


2014/2015 CUSAC Agenda/Minutes

Meeting Date  Materials
September 16, 2014 Agenda - Minutes
October 23, 2014 Agenda - Minutes
November 13, 2014 Agenda - Minutes
January 8, 2015 Agenda - Minutes
February 26, 2015 Agenda - Minutes
March 26, 2015 Agenda - Minutes
April 30, 2015 Agenda - Minutes
June 4, 2015 Agenda - Minutes

2013/2014 CUSAC Agenda/Minutes

Meeting Date  Materials
June 10, 2014  Meeting Cancelled
May 22, 2014   Agenda - Minutes
April 17, 2014  Agenda - Minutes
March 20, 2014  Agenda - Minutes
February 13, 2014  Agenda - Minutes
January 16, 2014  Agenda - Minutes
December 10, 2013  Meeting Cancelled
November 21, 2013  Agenda - Minutes
October 24, 2013  Agenda - Minutes
September 19, 2013  Agenda - Minutes

2012/2013 CUSAC Agenda/Minutes

Meeting Date Materials
June 27, 2013 Agenda - Minutes
May 23, 2013 Agenda - Minutes
April 25, 2013 Agenda - Minutes
March 28, 2013 Agenda - Minutes
February 28, 2013 Agenda - Minutes
February 15, 2013 Agenda - Minutes
February 1, 2013 Agenda - Minutes
January 24, 2013 Agenda - Minutes
December 13, 2012 Agenda - Minutes
November 22, 2012 Agenda - Minutes
November 8, 2012  Agenda - Minutes
October 25, 2012 Agenda - Minutes
September 28, 2012 Agenda - Minutes

About CUSAC

CUSAC Terms of Reference

Trustee Co-Chair: Chris Glover
Community Co-Chair: Judy Gargaro, Etobicoke Philharmonic Orchestra

The committee meets 10 times per year (monthly) for a maximum of three hours.
Members are expected to attend meetings in person or via teleconference. Most meetings are held at the TDSB headquarters located at 5050 Yonge Street.

CUSAC Contacts

Judy Gargaro
Community Co-Chair
jgargaro@quickemail.com

Trustee Chris Glover
Trustee Co-Chair
Chris.Glover@tdsb.on.ca

 

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