If you are interested in becoming a part of the Kelsey Peak School Community Council (SCC) or Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA), please express interest here.
The School Community Council (SCC) meets multiple times a year on the dates listed below. We meet at 5:00 via Zoom and all meetings are open to the public. New parents and community members and welcome to attend any meeting!
What is the School Community Council?
The School Community Council offers parents and staff an opportunity to have a real and measurable impact on what happens at Kelsey Peak. By joining the community council, you will have a voice in how a substantial amount of our school funding is used.
Our current focus is giving teachers the time and tools to create a more engaging virtual curriculum and working with students to keep them up to date and on pace in their virtual classes through an engagement aide.
|SCC Meeting Date||Agenda||Minutes|
|March, 19th, 2021||Mar 19 Agenda||Minutes|
|Sept 29, 2021||September 29 Agenda||Minutes|
|December 8th, 5PM||Dec 8th||Minutes (Not Approved)|
|February 24th, 5PM||Agenda||Minutes|
|April 6th, 5PM||Agenda||Minutes|
What is Land Trust Funding?
Each year, every school in Utah is allocated a certain amount from the state to be used as seen fit by the school community council. Land Trust funds have been allocated in the following amounts:
2021-22 School Community Council Members
Learn More About How SCC’s Work
School community councils operate using Robert’s Rules of Order. To join our school’s community council, use this election form to express interest. Forms can be turned in to the main office or to the school community council chairperson.
Because of overlap with the new Teacher and Student Success Act, we are including our TSSA plan here as well.
Utah PTA is a non-profit grassroots child advocacy association made up of parents, teachers, and students. Utah PTA is an affiliate of National PTA and is organized in Utah at local, council, and state levels. Join the largest child advocacy association today, become a member of PTA today!
For a detailed introduction to the Utah PTA, including our Mission Statement, Purposes, PTA Programs, PTA Activities, Tax-Exempt Status, The Value of PTA, PTA Resources, and more, please read the document attached below.
Utah PTA Mission:
To make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
Vision of Utah PTA:
To fulfill the mission, Utah PTA will:
- Advocate by speaking on behalf of all children and youth in schools, in the community, before governmental bodies, and before other organizations that make decisions affecting children.
- Develop programs, resources, and leadership skills that enhance the lives of all children, youth, and their families.
- Engage the public in united and equitable efforts to secure the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social well-being of all children and youth
Purposes of the PTA
The Purposes of the Utah PTA, in common with those of the National PTA, are:
- To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, places of worship, and throughout the community;
- To raise the standards of home life;
- To advocate for laws that further the education, physical and mental health, welfare, and safety of children and youth;
- To promote the collaboration and engagement of families and educators in the education of children and youth;
- To engage the public in united efforts to secure the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social well-being of all children and youth; and
- To advocate for fiscal responsibility regarding public tax dollars in public education funding.
National PTA Mission Statement
The overall purpose of PTA is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
- Collaboration: We will work in partnership with a wide array of individuals and organizations to broaden and enhance our ability to serve and advocate for all children and families.
- Commitment: We are dedicated to children’s educational success, health, and well-being through strong family and community engagement, while remaining accountable to the principles upon which our association was founded.
- Diversity: We acknowledge the potential of everyone without regard, including but not limited to: age, culture, economic status, educational background, ethnicity, gender, geographic location, legal status, marital status, mental ability, national origin, organizational position, parental status, physical ability, political philosophy, race, religion, sexual orientation, and work experience.
- Respect: We value the individual contributions of members, employees, volunteers, and partners as we work collaboratively to achieve our association’s goals.
- Accountability: All members, employees, volunteers, and partners have a shared responsibility to align their efforts toward the achievement of our association’s strategic initiatives.