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Chets Creek Elementary
School Advisory Council (SAC)

Purpose of the SAC:

To provide parents, citizens, faculty, staff, and students an opportunity to participate in the development of educational priorities, assessment of a school’s needs, and identification of local resources. 
Description of SAC's involvement with the following activities, as required by section 1001.452(2), Florida Statutes:

Evaluation of last year's school improvement plan

Development of school improvement plan (2014-2015 School Improvement Plan for Chets Creek Elementary)

Review previous performance data and make recommendations for setting target goals for each area of the plan

In addition the SAC is receiving training on the new Florida standards and the new state assessments.

Preparation of the school's annual budget and plan

The school's budget is presented to SAC with updates provided regularly. Discussion is held where decisions are needed to allow for input on areas that will help further school improvement goals.


Description of use of school improvement funds allocated last year, including the amount budgeted for each project:

The SAC allocated school improvement funds to directly support the school improvement plan. Funds were used to purchase Reflex Math site license, classroom texts to support Social Studies and Science standards, classroom projectors and document cameras.

SAC Membership:
 Name Stakeholder Group
 Jennifer Benigno  Parent
 Wanda Lankford  Teacher
 Karen Morris Teacher
 Matt Michaud Parent
 Karin Wallace Parent
 Romy Wilkening Education Support Employee 
 Griff Machinski  Parent
 Susan Phillips Principal
 Kristin Shannon Teacher
 Melissa Curtis  Parent