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School Community Council

Taylor School Community Council 
2018-2019 Members
Cathi Chisholm           PTA President     801-372-9777
Brent Thurman SCC Chair/Parent 801-885-6845
Cathy Nelson Parent 801-465-1461
Elizabeth Rios SCC Co-Chair/Parent 801-354-4489
Lourdes Wright Parent 801-367-4930
Heather Stinson Parent 435-219-4402
Billi Robbins Principal 801-465-6050
Wendy Grill Teacher 801-465-6050
Karen Leavitt Teacher 801-465-6050
Clint Cornwall SCC Facilitator/Title I Coordinator/Non-voting member 801-465-6050

School Community Council Meetings/Agends


Date                     Time              Purpose/Agenda Item

Oct. 2                   8:00am          Bond Meeting/Presentation

Nov. 8                  8:00am          Member Orientation and Chair/Co-Chair Election

Dec. 6                  8:00am          Trustlands Budget/School Improvement Plan/ Title I Plan

Jan. 3                   8:00am          SIP/Review Math Data and Goals/ Inventions

Feb. 7                  8:00am           School Improvement Plan/ 2017-2018 EOG results/ Review Goals

March 7               8:00am           2019 Trustland Plan and Budget/Signatures

April  10              8:00am            Access Route Plan 

May 2                  8:00am


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 2018-2019 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 2018-2019:


 REVIEW of 2017-2018 Expenditures:

For 2017-2018, 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 and Upcoming)