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DEBARY ELEMENTARY
88 W. Highbanks Rd.
DeBary, FL 32713
(386) 575-4230
(386) 968-0021 fax
    School Advisory Council

    What is SAC?

    By law, every school in Florida must have a School Advisory Council (SAC). This council consists of teachers, support personnel, parents, and community members. Fifty-one percent (51%) of the council must not be employed by the school. The School Advisory Council:

    • assists in the preparation and evaluation of the School Improvement Plan
    • assists in the preparation of the annual school budget
    • decides how funds for school improvement will be spent
    • assists in prioritizing the needs of the school
    • assists in developing strategies to improve the areas of need
    • adheres to the Sunshine Law

    SAC Members

    The people on this list represent the diverse ethnic, racial, and economic community served by this school. At least fifty-one percent (51%) of the SAC are parents and community members not employed at this school. At least one member represents support personnel who are employed at this school site.

    Elected Members:

    • Amanda Alderman, Parent/Community Member
    • Debbie Antonio, Support Staff
    • Jennifer Baylor, Parent/Community Member
    • Joanna Brown, Parent/Community Member
    • Lisa Elders, Parent/Community Member
    • Alisa Fedigan, Principal
    • Nancy Hatch, Teacher
    • Pam Howard, Teacher
    • Peggy Kosman, Parent/Community Member
    • Shannon Mandese, Parent/Community Member
    • Theresa Moore, Parent/Community Member
    • Amy O'Quinn, Teacher/Chairman
    • Marlena St. John, Community Member
    • Nicole Strocchia, Teacher
    • Sherry Wilson, Business Partner

    Expectations

    • Work with parents, staff, administrators and other community representatives to assist in development of a School Improvement Plan to improve the performance of ALL students.
    • Participate regularly in School Advisory Council (SAC) meetings.
    • Participate in activities and training related to learning about the school improvement process.
    • Serve as a communication link between the SAC, the community and the school.
    • Participate in efforts to encourage support for the goals of the school.
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