is a community partnership that links business and community
organizations with schools to share expertise and resources in an
effort to support our youth and schools. It is a national and statewide
program that has been adapted to meet the educational needs of local
Adopting a school is a way for you and your employees
to give back to the community by sharing your time, energy, expertise
and financial resources with our schools. Participating business people
serve as positive role and career models for students.
Businesses contribute in a variety of ways:
Field trips to tour your business
Sponsorship of field trips to cultural and other events
Classroom or assembly speakers and presentations
Career exploration, activities, and presentations
Incentives, awards, or scholarships that recognize outstanding student achievement
Sponsorship of school contests: art, writing, photography, spelling, etc.
Student performances at adopter events
Donations of equipment, resources, or funds to help students and schools
Assistance for students with specialized technology and other needs
The School Site Council (SSC) is an elected group representing parents, classified personnel, teachers, and administration. The SSC oversees programs that aim to provide each student a safe, nurturing environment in which to grow academically, personally, and socially.
The SBLT meetings occur in the staff lounge from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. The first meeting will be held on:
The SSC members will develop the meeting calendar at the first meeting.