Overview

The District Accountability Committee (DAC) is an educator, parent and community member committee working to advise and prioritize district initiatives to the Board of Education, including:

  • Recommending priorities on the district budget.
  • Advising on the district’s and schools’ Performance, Improvement, Priority Improvement or Turnaround plans.
  • Reviewing new and renewal charter applications submitted to the Board of Education.
  • Partnering with the Board of Education on other district issues or concerns, as needed.

Membership

Membership in the DAC shall be comprised of groups of representatives as follows:

  1. A minimum of 3 and a maximum of 9 parents of students enrolled in the district’s public schools.
  2. A minimum of 1 and a maximum of 3 teachers employed by the district.
  3. A minimum of 1 and a maximum of 3 administrators employed by the district.
  4. A minimum of 1 and a maximum of 3 persons involved in business in the community within the district boundary.

Commitment

  • Regular meetings are at least three times per school year from September to May.
  • Additional meetings may be scheduled throughout the year, as needed.
  • DAC members serve two-year terms.
  • The committee will elect officers and may form subcommittees.
  • All meetings of the DAC and its subcommittees are open to the public.

Details

For further details and information on the DAC, please read the 2016-17 Bylaws

Application

The application is now closed. Applications may open each summer depending on committee membership.