FAYETTE SCHOOL COMMITTEE
Goals for 2018/19
GOAL #1 IMPROVE FCS TEACHING PRACTICES AND STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT
Adopt and implement action plan for the alignment of curriculum, instruction, and assessment, which addresses Policy IGA – Curriculum Development and Policy IK – Student Achievement and Evaluation of Student Achievement.
GOAL #2 IMPROVE EFFICIENCY OF SCHOOL FISCAL OPERATIONS
Ensure that local funds are being used efficiently e.g. review current school budget and all contracts for services;
Identify ways of saving funds through contracted services such as contracting out for student transportation services;
Use state, federal and/or private grants to offset or supplement costs of school programs;
Create long-term plan for capital improvements, maintenance, and repairs to FCS.
GOAL #3 IMPROVE COMMUNICATIONS WITH PARENTS, FAYETTE CITIZENS, AND GENERAL PUBLIC
Provide timely and ongoing information (quality of school programs and activities, budgets, school policies, etc.) to parents and community members via school newsletters, FCS web site, and FCS Facebook page;
Provide local newspapers with timely information on FCS programs and activities;
Increase two way communications and involvement of FCS parents and Fayette community members e.g. volunteering in school activities, soliciting feedback regarding new school programs, grant applications, etc.
GOAL #4 INCREASE THE KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS OF FAYETTE SCHOOL COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Conduct monthly reviews at FSC meetings of school policies, Maine DOE Updates and Administrative Letters, pending legislation, etc.
Participate in Maine School Management Association conferences and activities for school committee members.
Approved by Fayette School Committee on September 13, 2018