About Our School

Governing Board

iQ Academy California – Los Angeles (IQLA) is governed by an independent board of directors.

Board Responsibilities

The board meets quarterly to oversee the management, operation, activities, and affairs of the school.

The board defines, composes, and revises (as needed) the policies of the school and ensures compliance with its charter agreements and applicable laws and regulations.

The composition of the board of trustees for IQLA reflects the school’s mission and vision. Consideration in the election to the board of trustees includes the following:

  • Clear commitment to the mission and vision of the school and to the welfare of children
  • Experience working with a nonprofit organization in some capacity
  • A reputation for and record of high integrity
  • A successful record of activity in education reform or community building
  • Willingness to serve in one of the following Board areas: policy development, planning, fiscal review, grant writing, staffing, community relations, or school development
  • Proven leadership abilities
  • Familiarity with educational technology
  • Leadership in the community across multiple sectors 
  • Integrity and credibility in the community 
  • A desire to help the children of California improve their educational prospects and character development 
  • Professional educational and/or practical experience, including legal and financial expertise 
  • A diversity of backgrounds, interests, and expertise

Agendas and Meeting Minutes