2019-2020 School Year
Amount Awarded $46,943
Rollover 2018-2019 $ 2,225
Total for 2019-2020 $49,168
Goal 1 $38,610
Goal 2 $ 1,000
Goal 3 $ 2,000
Goal 4 $ 4,200
Remaining for 2020-2021 $ 3,358
5.0 hour instructional assistant $11,952
5.5 hour instructional assistant $15,340
Maintain certified staffing $ 2,065
USTAR Course Instructor $ 6,915
Instructional Assistant Pay $ 1,345 (position rolled over to TSSA funding)
Credit recovery program $ 993
Character education program $ 1,000
me2we “Building a Stronger Me”
Travel expenses and/or $ 2,000
admission for 3-5 educational field trips
Solution Tree PLC Conference $ 4,200
2019-2020 School Year
Amount Awarded $12,937
5.0 hour instructional assistant $11,592
Remaining for 2020-2021 $ 1,345
South Sevier Middle School
Community Council Meeting
Council members in attendance:
Staff: Principal Nielson, Mr. McCormick, Mrs. Meacham
Parents: Renate Anderson, Denisa Taylor, Cindy Riddle
Council members not in attendance:
Staff: Mr. Twitchell
Parents: Jackie Patterson, Becky Bastian, Libby Abraham
Office referrals: Mrs. Nielson explained Positive Office Referral’s are SSMS’s way of catching and reinforcing students positive behaviors. Students who receive referrals visit with the Principal concerning the behavior, rewarded with a post card that is mailed home to parents and a candy bar for the student to enjoy.
i-Ready diagnostic: Designed to address individual student’s needs and personal growth.
People-Oriented Schools: Principal Nielson explained that one of the goals for South Sevier Middle School’s staff is to be a People-Oriented School. It was reviewed what a People-Oriented School looks like and asked the committee members if they had any experiences positive or negative concerning SSMS staff and People - Oriented standards.
Goals of Community Council: Principal Nielson gave each committee member a copy of the “Goals of Community Council” to review.
Chairman/Vice Chair Nominations
Principal Nielson asked for volunteers for Chairman/Vice Chair. This decision was pushed to be addressed at our next Council Meeting
Committee viewed the Trust Lands training video.
Council membership form (emails)
Requested each committee members e-mail address.
Flex interventions: New program starting in October designed to focus on individual student’s “Big Rock Skills” in reading, math and language. Program will take place 30 minutes of each school day.
Working lunch: New program designed to help students who have non-mastery assignments in core classes by giving them the opportunity to work on assignments with adults help. (Students are referred by teachers)
Character Education Plan
Take a Stand Against Bullying week
Digital Citizenship Plan
Back to school night minute
admin/teachers w/tech endorsement
18-19 Trustland’s Budget
Request for amendments
Update on goal status Next meeting: November 28, 2018, 3:15-4:00