School Community Council Meetings for 2016-2017 will be held on the last Wednesday of each month at 12:30pm in the Main Office Conference Room.
SCC Members 2016-2017
Carolina Bell (Parent) – Chair
Jana Featherstone (Parent) – Co-Vice Chair
Dawn Anderson (Parent)- Co-Vice Chair
Bri Pela (Employee) – Secretary
Preston Luke (Parent)
Sophie Rindlisbaker (Parent)
Jessica Larsen (Parent)
Lon Young (Employee)
Jarod Sites (Principal)
Agenda for SCC Meeting- January 25th at 12:30pm in the Dixon Main Office Conference Room
Review of Parent Survey results on Digital Citizenship- Christopher Fuhriman
Comparable Schools Data Presentation- Lisa Hatch
Safe Routing Discussion- Request to Provo City for Hazardous area designation and request for stop signs
Q/A from Committee Members
Items from SCC President
November 30, 2016 Minutes
October 26, 2016 Minutes
September 21, 2016 Minutes
2016-2017 DMS SCC Plan total funds available $62,841.
Summary of Proposed Goals
Goal 1: Science 7 and Science 8 — Increase the % of special education students meeting grade level expectations and essential standards as measured by school based formative assessments and by growth and achievement scores on summative SAGE assessments.
Goal 2: Math 7-8 Intervention Classes – 75% of students participating in an intervention class will meet or exceed standards of school-based formative assessments and show growth towards SAGE achievement data by at least 1 standard score.
Goal 3: DMS teachers and administration will participate in 3 quarterly collaboration days to review formative assessment data and instructional strategies to improve student performance on formative assessments.
Goal 4: English Writing Interventions – Increase the % of students meeting grade level standards on Utah Compose and SAGE assessments by 10% after participating in a writing intervention class centered upon argumentative and informational texts.
Volunteer to be a part of Dixon’s School Community Council! Nomination forms are due by September 2.
Final Report of 2015-2016 School Community Council Plan to USBE – Report
Archives: Meeting Notes 2015-2016
September 23rd at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room- Minutes
October 13th at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room- Minutes
November 10th at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room- Minutes
December 12th at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room- Minutes
January 12th at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room- Minutes
February 9th at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room- Meeting Cancelled
March 8th at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room- Minutes
April 12th at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room- Agenda
May 14th at 2:00pm- Main Office Conference Room
Summary of 2015-2016 Plan / Total Funds available for 2015-2016: $52, 697
Goal 1: Dixon Middle School will increase student proficiency and participation in Science 7, resulting in 85% of 7th grade students at proficiency or higher on the common quarterly assessments.
Goal 2: Dixon Middle School will increase the proficiency of our lowest achieving students in Science 8, with 70% of these students demonstrating proficiency on the common quarterly assessments, I Can statements, and regular course grades.
Goal 3: Dixon Middle School will increase the proficiency of our lowest achieving students in Math 8, with students gaining one grade equivalent in Mathematics proficiency in that semester.
Goal 4: Dixon Middle School will increase proficiency of lowest achieving students in 7th and 8th grade Language Arts, with all target students reaching 100% grade level fluency and comprehension.
Goal 5: Dixon Middle School will improve faculty use of and confidence with best pedagogy and assessment practices in order to help students achieve learning outcomes across content areas through the implementation of targeted professional development.
* An amendment was requested to re-allocate funds from a previously written goal targeting technology coaching for teachers to now be spent on additional support to meet Goal 4 for Language Arts support.