School Committee

The Saint John Vianney School Committee is a standing committee of Saint John Vianney Parish which is accountable to Pastoral Council. The School Committee serves as an advisory body to the school administration of Saint John Vianney School on policy matters associated with the educational programs and governance of the school, including long range planning, coordination of the school budget, and advancement and marketing of the school.

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2018- 2019 School Committee Members
  • Laura Russell, Chair
    Sara Dwyer, Vice-Chair, term expires 2020
    Kelly Rauch, Secretary, term expires 2021
    Pat Bergin, term expires 2019
    AnnMarie Hoyme, term expires 2019
    Karla Schmidt, term expires 2020
    Andrew Schmitz, term expires 2021
    John Sloane, term expires 2021
    Aimee Sullivan, term expires 2020

    JoAnn Cekanor, Pastoral Council Liaison

    Ex-Officio Members

    Associate Pastor
    School Principal
    School Assistant Principal
    Current Home & School Association Chair

  • School board meeting minutes are approved and posted to the school website.

    April 2018
    March 2018

    January 2018

    November 2017

    October 2017

    September 2017

    June 2017

    April 2017

    February 2017
    November 2016
    October 2016

    September 2016

    June 2016
    May 2016

    April 2016

    February 2016
    January 2016

    November 2015

    October 2015

    September 2015

    June 2015
    April 2015
    March 2015
    February 2015
    November 2014
    October 2014
    September 2014

    June 2014
    May 2014
    April 2014
    March 2014
    December 2013
    October 2013
    September 2013

    June 2013
    May 2013
    April 2013
    March 2013
    February 2013

  • The primary responsibilities of school committee are to:
    • Develop and recommend policies for the operation of the School consistent with the policies and directives of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee.
    • Assist in the development of long range plans for educational programs of the School.
    • Create, develop and monitor the school budget including the salary scale for faculty and the annual student tuition, and present it to the Administrative Services /  Finance Committee and the Parish Council for approval.
    • Communicate and publicize the educational programs to parents, parishioners and the community.
    • Enlist sources of third party revenue for operation of the School.


    • Advancement Committee operates for the purpose of informing the parish and community of opportunities for enrollment within the school, as well as events and activities being conducted by the school. This committee shall also be responsible for overseeing the Development Committee, whose purpose it is to seek out and apply for third party resource funding of various activities within the school.
    • Finance Committee shall assist and advise school administration in developing the annual budget for the school, annual salary scale adjustments of the school faculty and staff, and the applicable tuition for attending the school. The finance committee chair will, along with school administration, present the annual school budget to the Administrative Services/Finance Committee and Pastoral Council.
    • Long Range Planning Committee shall be responsible for assisting in the periodic evaluation of the school and its programs. Evaluative tools such as surveys of the parents and school staff shall be used for the purpose of identifying areas of improvement in the school and its curriculum.
    • Policy Committee shall assist and advise school administration in the development of school policies, as well as the creation of the parent-student and staff handbooks.