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School Accountability Committee

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School Accountability Committee

The SAC is a committee of BLRA and BLPA parents, teachers, and administrators who meet to discuss a range of topics and has defined responsibilities from the State of Colorado to: review school performance and improvement plans, approve BLA’s use of the Mill Levy tax funds, and make recommendations to the School Board for budget priorities.  The SAC meets bi-monthly and is open to all.

2023-2024 SAC Officers

Chair: Matt Harding

Co-Chair: Todd Blum

Secretary: Katie Euler

SAC Representative to the District Accountability
Advisory Committee (DAAC): 
Katie Euler and Todd Blum

SAC Representatives

  • BLRA principal or assistant principal or designee: Jordan Voltz
  • BLPA principal or assistant principal or designee: Athena Rehorst
  • Board representative: Guin Leeder (Not Officially)
  • Elementary teacher or staff representative: TBD
  • Middle school teacher or staff representative: Dawn Engebrecht (Both MS/HS)
  • High school teacher or staff representative: Dawn Engebrecht (Both MS/HS)
  • Elementary parent representative: Sarah Clark, Trevor Little, Katherine Euler-Knight
  • Middle school parent representative: Matthew Harding
  • High school parent representative: Paul Miller, Tiffany Townsend
  • PTO representative: TBD: 
  • Community representative: TBD
  • Middle or high school student representative (ex-officio): TBD
  • Middle or high school student representative (ex-officio):TBD

Below are the major highlights from recent SAC committee actions!

  • Voted to approve $60,000 towards camera replacement at BLRA! The camera system is working great!
  • Voted to approve $104,000 toward staff bonuses paid in October. BLA staff are very grateful for this bonus every year!
  • Voted to approve $56,000 towards fencing around BLRA’s campus. The money has been approved by SAC and is moving on to The BLA School Board for their approval. Safety is one of our top priorities as BLA’s School Accountability Committee
  • Reviewed and approved BLA’s Unified Improvement Plan for the 2019-2020 School Year


SAC Meetings

SAC meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of every other month at 6pm. Meetings are held in the Banning Lewis Ranch Academy (K-5) library (7094 Cottonwood Tree Drive) or on Zoom. Refer to the meeting’s agenda for location information.

The scheduled meetings for the 23/24 school year are:

  • August 7, 2023
  • August 28th, 2023 (UIP Review Meeting)
  • October 16th, 2023
  • December 11th, 2023
  • February 12th, 2024
  • April 8th, 2024


Current Year Agendas and Meeting Minutes

BLA SAC Documents, 23-24


Previous Years Documents

BLA SAC Documents, 22-23

BLA SAC Documents, 21-22

BLA SAC Documents, 20-21

BLA SAC Documents, 19-20

BLA SAC Documents, 18-19

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