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

    SAC Meetings

    The School Advisory Council (SAC) meets each month with the Principal and SAC Chair.  All parents and community members are invited to attend our meetings at 2:30 p.m. at the DeBary Elementary Media Center on the dates listed below. If you are interested in becoming a member of our SAC committee this school year, please contact Nicole Strocchia, (386)-668-3530, nsstrocc@volusia.k12.fl.us.  

    Debary Elementary SAC Meeting Dates 2018-2019 School Year

    September 20th, 2018

    October 11th, 2018

    November 8th, 2018

     December 13th , 2018

    January 10th, 2019

    February 14th, 2019

    March 14th, 2019

    April 11th, 2019

    May 9th , 2019

    Attendance at the SAC meetings is extremely important.

    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, Teacher
    • Debbie Antonio, Support Staff
    • Joanna Brown, Parent
    • Ken Dietzel (Armor Academy), Business Partner
    • Stephanie Fasking, Parent
    • Alisa Fedigan, Principal
    • Nancy Hatch, Teacher
    • Pam Howard, Teacher
    • Peggy Kosman, Community Member
    • Shannon Mandese, Community Member
    • Theresa Moore, Parent
    • Amy O'Quinn, Teacher
    • Stephanie Plunkett, Parent
    • Alfredo Ruiz, Community Member
    • Marlena St. John, Community Member
    • Nicole Strocchia, Teacher/Chairman

    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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