WCSD Mission Statement

Millcreek High School



April 23, 2014




TIME: 3:00 P.M. 

PLACE: MHS Conference Room

IN   ATTENDANCE : Darrell Phillips, Heidi Tasso, Kathleen Cheshire, Kathy Hawkes, Lanae Anderson, Rick Fabio, Shelly Johnson, Suzette Middleton, Terry Ogborn,

 EXCUSED: Marilynn Wood, Melanee Higgins, Silvia RoldanWELCOME and INTRODUCTIONS:     Lanae Anderson


Minutes from the February need approved by Lanae Anderson

Second by Kathy Hawkes


2014-2015School Year: Terry Ogborn

The following items were included in the 2014-2015 School Year discussion:

  1. 2014-2015 Calendar
  2. Modified School Calendar Approval Requested as per House Bill 100 School Professional Development Days
    1. Motion by Kathy Hawkes
    2. Second by Shelly Johnson
  3. PLC Training on Friday, April 25th  at the Tonaquint Nature Center
    1. “Enjoy the Ride” will be the Theme for the upcoming year.  This year we have had a very full and eventfully year.  It is hope that next year we will continue to fine tune what we are already doing.  This will include TAG. SRB’s Lunch Bunch, PLUS, Grace Cards and other Passes
    2. The following will be reviewed for changes if needed:
      1. Mission Statement
      2. Smart Goal
      3. Belief Statements
      4. DRSL’s  (Desired Results of Student learning)
      5. We will do a Book in an Hour activity also: Book  Review  “Hanging In”   Strategies for Teaching the Students Who Challenge Us Most
  4. Counseling Office Updates were given by  Heidi Tasso
    1. MHS Pyramid of Interventions was discussed to explain the 3 Tiers
    2. Dixie State University partnership was discussed.  At this point 35 students are pre-registered for next year.  They were given the VIP treatment at the University.  Lunch was also provided
    3. Graduation will be May 22 at 7:00 in the Burns Arena.  Dinner will be at  6:00
    4. Registration information for next year has been given to the TA’s.  This process will be completed in the next 2 weeks.
  5. School LAND Trust Information was provided by Terry Ogborn
    1. School Plan Final Report 2013-2014 was reviewed
    2. 2014-2015 Plan discussion. Included continued efforts with math.  Any funds above and beyond .1428 of a math teacher’s salary will be used for software (Edgeunity) which will support our math efforts.
    3. Community Council Membership 2014-2015
      1. DECLARATION OF CANDIDACY form was provided to all members
        1. These forms need to be returned by Monday, Sept. 8, 2014
        2. Elections will be held Sept. 9,10,11
        3. Sincere appreciation was expressed to the Council members for the continued support and willingness to participate in this worthwhile effort.

NEXT MEETING: September 17, 2014, at 3:00




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