School Advisory Council (SAC)
The School Advisory Council (SAC) is the sole body responsible for final decision-making at the school relating to the 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.
School Improvement Plan (SIP)
A School Improvement Plan (SIP) containing specific objectives and action steps for achieving Florida's educational goals is required for all schools. The SAC has the primary responsibility for monitoring the implementation of the annual SIP. The SIP must be approved by the School Board.
Components of the School Improvement Plan:
- Early Warning Indicators
- School Report Card
- K-12 Comprehensive Reading Plan
- Professional Learning Communities (PLC)
- Response to Intervention (MTSS/RtI) Plan
- Social & Emotional Learning Plan (SEL)
- School-Wide Positive Behavior Plan (SPBP)
- Attendance Plan
- School Counseling Plan
- Equity Plan
- Best Practices in Inclusive Education (BPIE)
- SAC Documentation
- Cognia eProve Survey Results
- Family and Community Engagement (FACE) Plan
2021/22 Meetings and Agendas
Date Time Location Agenda Minutes September 14, 2021 8:15 AM Westchester ES September Agenda September Minutes October 26, 2021 2:15 PM Westchester ES October Agenda October Minutes November 30, 2021 2:15 PM Westchester ES November Agenda November Minutes January 25, 2022 2:15 PM Westchester ES January Agenda January Minutes February 22, 2022 2:15 PM Westchester ES February Agenda February Minutes March 29, 2022 2:15 PM Westchester ES March Agenda March Minutes April 26, 2022 2:15 PM Westchester ES April Agenda April Minutes May 24, 2022 2:15 PM Westchester ES May Agenda May Minutes
SAC Team Members
Policies and By-Laws
ARTICLE I. NAME
The name of this Council shall be the School Advisory Council.
ARTICLE II. PURPOSE
The primary objectives of the School Advisory Council (SAC) shall be to help identify needs and recommend programs of action. Through a community-wide commitment, the team will foster a positive learning environment, which sets high expectations and meets the diverse needs of the student body.
Read entire SAC By-Laws