Thomas Edison Charter Academy A public non-profit TK-8 school in San Francisco

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Thomas Edison Charter Academy’s Board of Directors is composed of parents and community members, and plays a vital role in the governance of TECA. Board Meetings are generally held the third Wednesday of every month at 6:00 p.m., and open to all of TECA’s families and community members. The meeting agenda is posted 72 hours prior to the meeting with the room number and details.

TECA’s collaborative policies, programs and instructional framework have helped our community to bring a vision of educational excellence to life.  The Board is committed to include students, parents, teachers and our community in our decision making process.

Under the requirements of the State Board of Education, TECA’s Board is responsible for ensuring that the school:

  • Implements the provisions of its Charter as approved;
  • Obeys all requirements of federal, state, and local law that apply to the school;
  • Operates prudently in all respects; and
  • Provides a sound education for all of its students.


If you are interested in being considered for membership on the Board of Directors,please email your résumé, cover letter, and questions to  We accept applications on a rolling basis throughout the year, but elections are generally on or around June 30th.  Please refer to the Board Recruitment Committee document in the Board Document section of this page for further information.