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    What is SAC ?

    School Advisory Councils are...

    • A group intended to represent the broad school community and those persons closest to the students who will share responsibility for guiding the school toward continuous improvement.
    • Referred to as SAC’s
    • Required by all schools

    Role of the SAC

    • Assists in preparation and evaluation of School Improvement Plan
    • Decides how school improvement funds are spent
    • Conducts the annual School Climate survey
    • Decides jointly with school faculty how A+ recognition funds are spent
    • Assists principal with the school budget
    • Performs functions as prescribed by school board

    SAC Meetings

    • Meetings will be held at 6:00pm on:

       

    • SAC meetings are open to the public, however only SAC Members can vote
    • Requires a quorum of at least 51%

    SAC Members

    · Made up of the  principal, appropriate balanced number of teachers, staff, parents and community members,

    · Must represent ethnic, racial, economic community (may require appointment by School Board)

    · Free and reduced lunch percentages determines low-socio-economic make-up

    · Student race/ethnicity percentages must be represented by SAC (within 5%)

    · Majority (over 51%) must not be employed by the Lake County School Board

    · Elected by peer groups

    SAC Member Roles

    • Attend meetings and training
    • Use district and state goals as guide
    • Assess school data and surveys
    • Assist in the preparation, implementation, and evaluation of the School Improvement Plan
    • Identify and prioritize school needs
    • Develop improvement strategies
    • Measure results
    • Assist with preparation of school budget