The Governing Board is a body established according to the Education Act. It is composed of the principals, parents, and teachers, representatives of non-teaching professionals and support staff, as well as students and community representatives. All committee members work in partnership to ensure that every student receives the best possible learning opportunity.

The Governing Board comprises of:

  • 8 Parents (Voting)
  • 8 Staff (Voting)
  • 2 Students (Voting)
  • Principal and Vice-Principals (Non-Voting )
  • 2 Members from the Community (Non-Voting)

2018-2019 Governing Board Members

Student Representatives Chiara Petrocco
Tiana Pomponi
Teacher Representatives Angela Antonacci
Catherine Clarabut
Clorinda Antonacci
Jessica Paternostro
Lyne Lacourse
Marco Fiore
Paul Karpontinis
Pierre Labrecque
Parent Representatives Benny Bernetti
Frank Mazzariello
Liliana Zerlenga
Luigi Garofalo
Marisa Papillo
Nadia Posteraro (Alternate Delegate)
Patricia Gaudio (Alternate Delegate)
Rosana Verrillo
Sandra Greco
Tony Aversano (Alternate Delegate)
Administrative Staff Assunta Caruso
Patrizia Tummillo
Lisa Triestino
Joseph Vitantonio
Professional Staff Casey Gagné

2018-2019 Meetings

Governing Board meetings are held monthly at 7:00p.m. in the Library, they are open to everyone; parents are encouraged to observe these meetings and to participate in the public question period.

February 19, 2019 Minutes
January 22, 2019 Minutes
December 18, 2018 Minutes
November 20, 2018 Minutes
October 23, 2018 Minutes
September 25, 2018 (updated) Minutes
September 19, 2018 Minutes

Archived Minutes

2017-2018 School Year Archive.Zip
2016-2017 School Year Archive.Zip
2015-2016 School Year Archive.Zip
2014-2015 School Year Archive.Zip


2017-2018 Projected Budget Download
2017-2018 Budget Resolution Download
Attestation of Funds Download
2017-2018 English Resolution Download
2016-2017 MESA Annual Report Download

Parent Volunteers Wanted

Lester B. Pearson High School strongly believes that students with parents who are involved in school activities have better academic performance and a greater sense of community. We are looking for those who are available and willing to give of their time and talents.

Parent Volunteer Letter