School Community Council (SCC)

The School Community Council (SCC) is a shared governance council formed by the parents and staff of Newman Elementary in accordance with state law. The SCC was established in 1974 by the Salt Lake School Board, which has empowered each SCC to make decisions regarding their school.

The SCC is a cooperative means to improving the educational programs and conditions of the school. It is the responsibility of the SCC to decide all issues on the basis of what is in the best interest of the children.

It is a wonderful opportunity: to be aware of the administration and activities of the school and the considerations that go into making decisions, to offer viewpoints, and to participate in the best interest of all of our students.

Who are the members of SCC? Parents, Faculty & Staff, Principal, and PTA President.

What are typical issues addressed by the SCC? School Improvement Plan, Grant Applications, Program Development/Review, Achievement, School Calendar, Attendance/Discipline, School Trust Land Issues

Our meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month at 6:15 p.m.  Agendas and minutes will be posted on the bulletin board outside of the main office, and on this site. Please take some time to read the posted information and stay informed about our school!

Robert’s Rules of Order – helps to keep our meetings beneficial and professional.


Role Name Email
SCC Chairperson Melissa Wilson
SCC Vice Chair Benjamin Pierce
Parent Members: Margarita Perez
   PTA Vice-President Maggie Gurrero-Negrete
   PTA President Kira Clark
  Trista Anderson
  Justin Anderson
Staff Members: Debra Andrews  (Principal)
  Adrienne Warren
  Jason Finch  (Vice-Principal)
  Bryan Jensen


Check out the Newman SCC Facebook Page.


School Community Council Meetings 2018 - 2019

Meeting Date Agendas Minutes
September 06, 2018 English English
October 04, 2018 English English
November 01, 2018 English
December 06, 2018 English
January 10, 2019
February 05, 2019 English
March 05, 2019
April 02, 2019
May 07, 2019

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