School Site Council

SSC is responsible for the following:


  • Developing, monitoring, and updating the Single Plan for Student Achievement– the document presented to and ratified by the School Board outlining the educational goals and objectives of Walnut Acres Elementary School. The current Plan focuses on goals in math, language arts, science, technology, and school climate.
  • Approving the Single Plan budget.
  • Addressing issues raised by parents and staff such as safety, resources, student achievement, and student conduct.
  • Reviewing staff reports on curricular and extracurricular activities and parent reports on community activities and sentiments.
  • Monthly Site Council Meetings are open to the community.


Click here for the 2012-2013 School Site Council Briefing PowerPoint version.

2013 – 2014 Site Council Members
Staff Members Parent Members
Dr. Colleen Dowd,
Principal (Chair)

Annie Halverson – year 2

Liz Hartman – year 1

Leigh-Ann Andrada – year 1

Robin Louchis – year 1

Aramazd Dermardirosian – year 1

Ellen Bellendir – year 2

Sharon Lund – year 1

Ellen Ireland – year 2

James Wu – year 2

Meeting Dates: (all meetings are 3-4:00pm in room A1 unless otherwise stated)9/5/13, 10/3/13, 11/7/13, 1/9/14, 2/6/14, 3/6/14, 4/3/14, 5/1/14

School Site Council (SSC) Agenda & Minutes …

  • September 2018 Minutes

    School Site Council Meeting Minutes September 6, 2018      3-4:00 p.m.                 Faculty Room Attendees Colleen Down, Sarah Waters, Cathy Canillas, Dara Buzzard, KellyRose Jenson, Mariteresa Arenson, Kaitlyn Diebel, Victoria Devincenzi. Libby Ritthaler Note Taker: Victoria Devincenzi Introduction Dr. Dowd led training on the purpose and function of SSC Minutes for May Approved unanimously.   Cathy made a […]

  • September 2018 Agenda

      WALNUT ACRES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL MEETING Thursday, September 6, 2018 3:00-4:00 p.m. Faculty Room   Call to Order   Attendance                               Introductions Sign-in Minutes for May                                                                                   Action   New Business                          SSC training PAC representative request DELAC representative request Textbook Sufficiency Attendance Plan Old Business                           SPSA planning Principal’s Report        […]

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