COMMUNITY COUNCIL

March 13, 2018

Welcome - Jennifer Bessinger

Welcome - Jennifer Bessinger

Attending - Kirt Swalberg, Alicia Mitchell, Rob Lake, Tyler King, Rae Ann Christensen, Casey Roche, Tony Dick, April Murray, Jennifer Bessinger, Cynthia Morgan, Lee Yeagley, Julie Morgan, Rick Morgan,  Trina Favero,

Welcome - Jennifer Bessinger

Minutes were reviewed and approved.

  • Next years Trust Lands Plan
    • Goal 1 - Decrease to less than 5.5% of failing grades at end of each quarter.
    • Continue with after school math tutoring program. - $3000
    • Math classes use Interactive Calculators - $1500
    • Buyouts 2 math teachers to lower class sizes - $18,172
    • Buyouts in Science and/or English to lower class sizes - $18,172
    • Purchase technology - $42,000
    • Purchase Mastery Connect to help track data - $10,560
    • Literacy Coaches/Professional Facilitator - $18,172
    • Implement student recognition program - $2000
    • Alek’s Math program to pay for extra licenses - $2,000
  • Goal 2 - Increase overall ACT composite score by 1%.
    • PLC’s in summer to align curriculum - $6,500
    • Ongoing Professional development provided  - $3,000
    • Increase number of students that take AP and Concurrent classes
    • ACT Prep program - $4,800/$500
    • Have an ACT class taught during the day - $9,086
    • Aide associated with the program -  $13,503
  • Goal 3 - Juniors - 80% of Juniors on track with academic credits by start of Junior year.
    • Weber Online Credit Recovery - $2,000
    • Summer School/APEX offered during summer -  $2,000
    • Part-time advocate  $13,500
    • Two Teachers assigned to APEX/Options teachers -  $18,172
    • Identify struggling readers and help them to increase their reading level - $2,000

Trustlands proposal was voted on and approved by Kirt Swalberg, Alicia Mitchell, Rob Lake, Tyler King, Rae Ann Christensen, Casey Roche, Tony Dick, April Murray, Jennifer Bessinger, Cynthia Morgan, Lee Yeagley, Julie Morgan, Rick Morgan,  Trina Favero.

  • Chords
    • GPA 3.2 for chords was agreed on by the Rewards Committee
  • Spring Sports
    • Girls Golf starts Monday
    • Boys Tennis - 2nd match in Logan
    • Track - 1st meet Thursday
    • Softball went 2 - 3 in St George Tournament
    • Baseball’s record is 3-0.
    • Soccer’s record is 4-0
    • Royalaires - California Nationals 1st
    • Debate - 3 students are going to nationals.  They had 8 compete in State.
    • ProStart - finished 3rd in state
    • Band - concert last night
    • Region solo & ensemble is coming up
    • Choir concert tonight
    • Performing Arts Tour - Went to the U of U and Boise State Professors did workshops for them.
    • Girls Golf - 18 girls on team (2 last year) They were able to round up clubs for all the girls
    • Debate -  Kirsten Cragun took 4th in State overall
    • ProStart - took 3rd in state.  1 of our students was offered 2 jobs.
  • There will be a letter going home regarding the walk out to show support for those in the Parkland shooting from 10:00 to 10:17 am.  Across the nation there is a movement to walk out of class for 17 minutes. We may have some that will. We will have a safe spot for them to assemble.  We will start at 10:00 with a moment of silence. If they stay longer they will be marked absent. If they leave campus they will be marked truant.
  • Letter sent last week.  Students had taken pictures of writing in bathroom.  It was very low key until the news got ahold of it. We never felt kids to be in a threat or a credible threat.  Just to be safe we had Roy PD here.
  • Our police chief has asked officers to be around the schools when they are out patrolling and check things out.  (Had nothing to do with our incident)

  • Meeting for April will be shorter.

Community Council Elections will be in April.

 

Roy High School, 2150 West 4800 South, Roy, Utah 84067 801-476-3600