School Advisory Council
Upcoming Dates , Agenda and Minutes of School Advisory Council (SAC) Meetings
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What is SAC?
School Advisory Council (SAC): The School Advisory Council shall be the sole body responsible for final decision-making at the school relating to implementation of ss.1001.42(18) and1008.345.U The SAC is composed of parents, teachers, community members, school administrators, non-instructional support staff, and other stakeholders who meet regularly to establish priorities, set annual objectives, and monitor action steps for school improvement.
POLICY 1403: SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY AND IMPROVEMENT:
Each school has a School Advisory Council (SAC) to facilitate the development and
monitor progress of the annual School Improvement Plan. Agendas and minutes reflect
annual needs assessment, SIP monitoring and allocation of Accountability Funds.
POLICY 1403-A SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY AND IMPROVEMENT GUIDELINES:
This guide is designed to assist in the implementation of School Board Policy 1403: School Accountability and Improvement. It includes a description of School Advisory Councils’ roles and responsibilities and a timeline for implementation.
Both policies can be viewed at: http://www.broward.k12.fl.us/sbbcpolicies/index.asp
Dates, Times and Locations of Area Advisory Meetings:
School Advisory Forum (SAF): School Board policy requires that each school have a School Advisory Forum (SAF) composed of parents, teachers, community members, school administrators, non-instructional support staff, and other stakeholders. The SAF provides an opportunity for stakeholders to discuss and recommend actions on a variety of school issues.
The School Advisory Forum (SAF) shall foster and promote communication between its stakeholders, the school, and the Area Advisory Council. The SAF shall bring forth recommendations, concerns and interests to and from their Area Advisory Council.
School Improvement Plan (SIP): A School Improvement Plan containing specific objectives and action steps for achieving Florida's educational goals is required by Florida. The SAC has the primary responsibility for monitoring the implementation of the annual SIP. The SIP must be approved by the School Board.
Link to SIP: http://www.broward.k12.fl.us/ospa/select_school.asp where ALL STAKEHOLDERS CAN VIEW ALL COMPONENTS OF ALL SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT PLANS FOR ALL SCHOOLS IN THE DISTRICT.