Councils and Committees
School Site Council
Patrick Henry’s School Site Council Is the decision-making council for all programs funded through the Consolidated Application (ConAp), which the California Department of Education uses to distribute categorical funds from various state and federal programs. The SSC is responsible for the development and evaluation of the Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA) and alignment of budgets, in consultation with the English Learner Advisory Committee and all stakeholders, to support and increase student achievement. The SSC is also responsible for meeting all school level federal parental involvement mandates including the development of the Title I Parent Involvement Policy and the School Family Compact for Achievement.
Patrick Henry’s SSC meets monthly and is composed of the principal, teachers, other staff and parents. If you are interested in being a part of this council, please contact Ms. Shane at firstname.lastname@example.org.
School Based Management
Patrick Henry’s School-Based Management (SBM) committee includes the principal, staff, teachers, and parents who meet monthly to manage matters pertaining to school operation, including staff development, student code of conduct, schedule of school activities and special schedules, guidelines for use of school equipment and recommendations on budgetary matters.
If you are interested in being a part of one of this committee, please contact Ms. Shane at email@example.com.
English Learner Advisory Committee
Patrick Henry’s English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) is comprised of staff and parents who are designated to advise and provide written recommendations to the School Site Council regarding programs and services for English Learner (EL) students and the use of EIA-LEP funding to support their academic needs. The ELAC reviews student and parent involvement data prior to submitting its written recommendations to the SSC. The ELAC also advises on the development of the Single Plan for Student Achievement and the budget related to programs/services for ELs and assists in the review of the school’s language census. The committee meets at least six times per school year.
If you are interested in being a part of this committee, please contact Ms. Onadja at firstname.lastname@example.org.