Council of Commissioners

The Council of Commissioners is composed of 13 members: 1 Chairperson, 9 commissioners and 3 parent commissioners:
one for the elementary level, one for the secondary level and one representative of SEAC.

The duration of the mandate of the elected commissioners is four years. The mandate of the parent commissioners is for two years.

Mr. Paolo Galati is the Chairperson of the Council of Commissioners.

For the 2023-2024 school year, the Council will meet on the following dates.


September 27, 2023
October 25, 2023
November 22, 2023 (Cancelled)
November 29, 2023 (special Council Meeting)
December 13, 2023
January 31, 2024
February 21, 2024
March 27, 2024
April 24, 2024
May 29, 2024
June 26, 2024

Council meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. in the boardroom of the school board head office in Rosemère. These meetings are open to the public and two public question periods are scheduled, one at the beginning and one at the end of each meeting. Council meetings are also .

Council Live Stream Channel

Question Period

The agenda provides for two 20-minute question periods, one at the beginning and one at the end of each meeting. The purpose of these question periods is restricted to answering questions only, and not to enter into debates or conversations.

For the first question period, questions are to be addressed to the Chairperson either by fax (450-621-7929) or by email (jthompson@swlauriersb.qc.ca) by 1 p.m. the day of the meeting.

The second question period is restricted to questions pertaining to agenda items discussed at the meeting.

Members of the public attending the meeting can enter their questions in the “Q&A Section” of the website on which the meeting is being viewed. We ask that you type your full name before each question.

The Chair provides all available answers after each question period.