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School Community Councils
School community councils (SCCs) are in place at every school* in Prairie South School Division. The councils provide an opportunity for parents and community members to play a meaningful role in supporting the learning that takes place at their local school.
SCCs have both appointed and elected members. Elected positions are open to parents of students attending the school and all electors (ratepayers) in the attendance area. The majority of elected members must be parents. Schools that offer a high school program (Grades 10, 11 and 12) have two student members on their SCCs, as assigned by the Student Representative Council. As well, there are provisions for First Nations representatives to be appointed where appropriate.
SCC members are expected to become knowledgeable about the school, its resources and supports, the community – including the economic, social and health conditions – and the community environment and expectations related to student learning and wellbeing. They can then use this knowledge to determine improvement targets and identify appropriate ways to support learning and improve student outcomes at the school.
In Prairie South, SCCs are asked to:
SCCs are responsible for communicating with parents and the community respecting the council’s plans, initiatives, outcomes and spending related to operations.
For more information please refer to our SCC Resources in the navigation bar on the right side of this page.
Check out our Prairie South School Division SCC Facebook page.
*Note: Hutterian Schools and Associate Schools have their own form of governance and do not have SCCs.
SCC Budget Expense Guidelines
2016-2017 SCC Professional Development Application
SCC Personal Expense Claim Form
SCC Petty Cash Form
SCC Babysitting Services
2015-2016 Board Representatives (new 2016-2017 will be posted following Board Elections)
2016-2017 SCC Work Plan
School Community Councils at a Glance
SCC Orientation Guide
Sample – SCC Agenda
Handbook for SCC’s and Principals Saskatchewan School Boards Association
School Community Council Information, Ministry of Education
SK SCC Weblinks
SCC Resource For Self-Monitoring and Planning for Improvement
SCC Continuum of Development & Effectiveness
Interview Matrix Questions from SCC Networking Sessions
SCC Election Manual
How SCC`s Can Support School Goals
2009-2010 SCC Learning Improvement Plans
2010-2011 SCC Learning Improvement Plans
2012-2013 SCC Supporting LIP
2012 Network Sessions – Evidence Shared for Self-Monitoring Reports
Learning Improvement Plan: Suggestions for Engaging Students, Staff, Parents and SCCs.
Last Updated: October 13, 2016 at 2:40 pm
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