School Accountability Committee

The Arvada West Accountability Committee

We support school achievement, parents, and students at Arvada West High School.   

Meetings: All meetings are held in the Arvada West Library from 6:30 pm  to 8:00 pm

Meeting Notes are linked below:

             October 3, 2018 - Spotlight on Student Safety
                  November 7, 2018 - Building Grit in our Students
                  January 23, 2019 - Vaping and Substance Issues among our Teens
                  April 17, 2019 - Technology and our Students

Contacts:  Jackie Fairchild, Accountability Committee Chairperson,  
Mrs. Geree Santarelli. Principal, Arvada West High School

Purpose:  The building level accountability committee shall:

  1. Serve in an advisory role to the principal.  The principal is responsible for implementing the accountability process in the school.
  2. During the beginning of each school year (by the published due date), adopt a plan to improve the School Climate and Culture Strategic Plan (as needed) which will become a part of the CDE Unified Improvement Plan.
  3. Report on educational performance of the school and provide data for appraising such performance to students, parents, Board members and educators.
  4. Prior to the Board’s adoption of the annual budget, make recommendations to the community superintendent regarding prioritization of expenditures of district monies.
  5. Make recommendations to the principal regarding expenditure of school grants.
  6. Discuss safety issues related to the school environment and develop, revise, and implement a safe school plan for the school consistent with the district’s safe school plan and policies.