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School Community Council

Taylor School Community Council 
2020-2021 Members

Ashlee Drussel

Shannon Poulsen   

Lance Wilson

Melanie Wilson

Cathy Nelson

Cathi Chisholm

Heather Stinson

Amanda Thurman

Wendy Grill

Penny Oakeson

Jeaneen Penrod

Clint Cornwall

Billi Robbins

PTO Co-President

PTO Co-President 










SCC Facilitator


(801) 362-4406

(801) 822-9634  

(801) 380-9676

(801) 382-9678

(801) 465-1461

(801) 372-9777

(435) 219-4402 

(801) 885-7358

(801) 465-6050

(801) 465-6050

(801) 465-6050

(801) 822-6626

(801) 465-6050

School Community Council Meetings/Agends


Date:                     Time:                  Purpose/Agenda Item:

Sept. 29               8-9 am                 Welcome: Review Trustland Goals and Title I Plan

Oct. 27                8-9 am                 Chair/Co-Chair Election and Digital Safety

Nov. 24                8-9 am                 Trustlands Budget/School Improvement Plan/ Title I Plan

Dec. 15                8-9 am                 Reading Goal 

Jan. 26                 8-9 am                 Math Goal 

Feb. 23                 8-9 am                School Access Route Plan

Mar. 24                4-5 pm                 Superintendant School Community Council @ Salem Hills High School

Apr. 27                 8-9 am                 2020 Trustland Plan and Budget/Signatures

The School Community Council (SCC) plays an important role in partnering in the education of our children with the school, its staff and faculty and the district.  The following information is from The Shared Goverance Handbook.  The SCC provides a "cooperative means of improving the educational programs and conditions" within the school.  Decisions and responsibilities allocated to the SCC by the Utah law includes:

  • Developing a School Improvement Plan (SIP)
  • Developing the School LAND Trust Program
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of a school professional development plan
  • Develop and implement a child access routing plan
  • Advising and making recommendations to school and school district administrators and the local school board regarding the school and its programs, school district programs, and other issues relating to the community environment for students
  • Developing a reading achievement plan 

The Academic Areas of focus at Taylor Elementary for the 2020-2021 school year is:

  • Fine Arts
  • Reading
  • Math

Trust Land Funds Expenditures for the benefit of students:

  • Salary for intervention specialist
  • Curriculum professional develoment
  • Substitutes during Reading benchmarks, focus observations, assessment cycles
  • Classroom technology
  • Purchasing of Take Home Books, Leveled Library Books, Hands on Math materials and additional supplies

Allocated budget for 2020-2021:


 REVIEW of 2018-2019 Expenditures:

For 2019-2020, Trust Land Funds actual expenditures for Taylor Elementary was $44,708.  Substitutes provided for assessment cycles. Provide more technology to school through chromebooks and cart purchase. Conferences attended by many staff members paid for out of this budget. Made plan to hire two math trustlands technicians for next year to assist in math re-teach and enrichment. 

 ~Please see School Calendar and Newsletters for upcoming SCC events

Monthly Meeting Minutes/Powerpoints/Plans (Current, Past and Upcoming)