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.

Bylaws

Membership

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

  1. A minimum of 3 parents of students enrolled in the district’s public schools from a diverse geographical representation.
  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.
  5. And may appoint an appropriate number of classified staff members employed by the District.

Commitment

  • Regular meetings are at least three times per school year from August to June.
  • 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.

Application

Applications for the 2021-22 school year are now closed. Please check back in the spring of 2022 for the 2022-23 school year.