Site Council

Welcome to Site Council

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The role and purpose of the Site Council shall be to develop a school improvement process for Gunn.  The process developed by the Site Council shall be a thorough and on-going analysis of the entire school program - all curricular and related parts of the school program - for every student.

The School Site Council annually approves the Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA), formerly called the School Development Plan.  You can find copies of the previous year's plans and working documents for this year's plan in our School Profile.


The Gunn Site Council needs two (2) parent representatives to serve a two-year term starting next August.

Are you interested? More information found on the Gunn Site Council FAQ page:
Questions? Please email Kathie Laurence at

Apply by Friday, February 23, 2018

Complete the online application form:


Send the following information:

  1. Name (Last, First)
  2. Gunn student(s) name and grade
  3. Address
  4. Phone
  5. Emali
  6. Background statement (Previous experience on Site Council? Special expertise? Work and/or life experiences that are valuable in group decision-making situations? (LIMIT TO ONE SHORT PARAGRAPH PLEASE.)
By Email: Martha Elderon at
or fax: (650) 493-7801
or Mail: 780 Arastradero Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94306

17-18 Site Council Parent Election Results

We are pleased to announce that Jane Dick and Elizabeth Milner were the top two vote recipients and have been re-elected to another 2-year term (2017-2019) on the Gunn Site Council. They join Ani Gnanalingam and Jennifer Schultz representing Gunn parents on Site Council for 2016-2018. Carolina Moraes Liu is the Site Council Parent Alternate for 2017-18. The parent alternate serves on Site Council in case one of the four parents must leave his/her position before his/her term is up, or if one of them cannot attend a meeting.