MILLCREEK HIGH SCHOOL
COMMUNITY COUNCIL MEETING
April 22, 2015
WELCOME: Marilynn Wood, Co-Chairman, welcomed the Council and expressed gratitude for continued support. She indicated that we had received a member resignation from Melanee Higgins for personal reasons. This was accepted.
ATTENDING: Heidi Tasso, Rick, Kathy Hawkes, Silvia Roldan, Marilynn Wood, Terry Ogborn and Kaye Winters
EXCUSED: Lanae Anderson, Kathleen Cheshire, Shelly Johnson, George Phillips
APPROVAL OF MINUTES FROM LAST MEETING: Marilynn Wood,
Minutes from the February: HANDOUT provided
Approved by: Heidi Tasso
Second by: Kathy Hawkes
SCHOOL PROGRAM REPORTS:
Heidi reported on the following items:
Kathleen excused but information provided and covered by Heidi: Testing Progress SAGE testing started in February with English Language Arts Writing (essays). Those were completed early in order to allow time to score student's essays, then input their scores so when they complete the reading, listening and language portions in May, they will receive a total score for all sections of the language arts test. Testing resumes this week through the end of the year for math, science and language arts. Students will see their scores upon submitting the test when they are done. Printed score reports will be mailed home to parents the last week of school after all tests are completed.
Terry reported on the following items:
1. Modified School Calendar 2015-2016 HANDOUT provided and discussed.
Approved by: Kathy Hawkes
Second by: Kaye Winters
2. School Community Councils: End of Legislative Session Report: HANDOUT provided and discussed
-Bill passed raised the cap to 3%
-The responsibility was added to the job description of the School Community Councils to understand what filtering systems are in place on school devices that connect to the internet and provide feedback and recommendation to the administration about such. They are also to provide education for students and parents about safe technology use, including appropriate, responsibility, secure and healthy best practices. The council may delegate these responsibilities. It was decided by the council:
a. These responsibilities would be given to the building technology specialist. Mike King is that person currently
b. We will continue to have all new and returning students sign the Acceptable Use Policy Agreement
c. We will continue to have the student assembly regarding safe use of technology
3. School TRUST Land Update/Report
School Plan 2014-2015 Progress Report was given:
School Plan 2015-2016 was discussed and approved:
Approved by: Rick Fabio
Second by: Silvia Roldan
ADDITIONAL ITEMS FOR DISCUSSION:
There were no additional items for discussion
NEXT MEETING: Wednesday Sept. 16, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
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