purpose of the School Improvement Council (also referred to as Site
Council) is to involve staff, parents and community members in school-based
shared decision-making. Lincoln parents, staff, and community partners
comprise this Council. Members work to monitor progress on the goals
and objectives of the School Improvement Plan.
goal of school-based decision-making is to affect the instructional
program in order to improve student acheivement. At the same time, shared/school-based
decision-making provides a process to make informed decisions for the
future through involvement of school staff, parents and community members.
are made and changes implemented as part of the school-based shared
process need to be in accordance with Board of Education policy, employment
contracts, and state and federal law. At the same time, the process
should encourage innovation and experimentation when this is feasible
parents, students, teachers and community members unite to provide quality
education for our students, a true spirit of collaboration, trust and
shared decision-making provide us with the best ingredients for success.
School Improvement Council
- To attend and
actively participate in after school meetings once monthly from
- To monitor the school's
progress on school improvement.
- To gather opinions
and ideas from members or others whom you are representing and to
communicate to constituents the actions of the Council.
- To attend supplementary
sessions on school improvement as requested during the school year.