The Academics subcommittee goal is to support teachers and administration in providing the highest level of rigor to all LHCS students.
THIS SUBCOMMITTEE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR
Identifying ways to enhance enrichment opportunities for students during the school day
Improving communications about professional development for teachers on advanced learner pedagogy
Updating the Academics section of the website, improving parent understanding of and access to academic services for all learners
Supporting extracurricular academic offerings (such as Destination Imagination, Math Counts, GISE/GEMS)
Advocating on behalf of LHCS learners for funding and resources at the district and state levels
Connecting with the Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented Minneapolis Chapter
HOW YOU CAN HELP
The Communications subcommittee goal is to facilitate and improve communications between LHCS administration and the parent community.
Site Council meeting minutes and their distribution
The “Site Council Monthly Update” in The Connection
FaceBook Advocacy page administration
Facilitating special projects to improve communication
ALL parents can help facilitate communication at LHCS and many already do.
Contact Kate Kerfoot firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about how you can help with the Communications subcommittee.
The vision of the Equity subcommittee is to support all students, families and staff in understanding the whole child and addressing the needs of all students to develop a positive school climate and students who understand they are global citizens. The whole child includes all aspects of a person, including; learning, race, social-emotional, economic, disability, family, religion.
Facilitating communication around equity in the LHCS community
Annual equity survey to measure community interest
Annual projects that support equity goals that reflect LHCS community interest
Contact Raha Moaddeli email@example.com for more information about how you can help the Equity & Diversity subcommittee.