DCIS @ Fairmont incorporates teachers and parents into one decision-making governing body, the School Accountability Committee (SAC).
SAC shall have rotating two year terms, after which members shall relinquish their roles to provide more community voices. Members shall self-nominate and provide a short reasoning which shall be shared with the greater community and submit to a vote. If fewer than three teachers or three family members self-nominate, teachers and family members shall be recruited to engage greater participation. Non-certified staff and community members shall be appointed and approved by voting members of the SAC. While voting on recommendations will be left up to the SAC Committee, anyone in the community is invited to attend SAC meetings.
SAC meets throughout the year to: