A school trustee is responsible, as a member of the board:
- to govern and set policy for the Peel District School Board
- to govern for the provision of curriculum, facilities, human and financial resources for the Peel District School Board
- to advocate for the needs of their communities
- as a constituency representative, to explain the policies and decisions of the Peel District School Board to residents
Trustees are available to help taxpayers, parents, and others address any issues they may have about the public school system.