STEAM Academy @ Burke School Site Council
The SSC is required for schools receiving categorical funds. STEAM Academy @ Burke receives the following categorical funds: Title I.
These funds are used to supplement the regular school program. The purpose of the SSC is to develop a program that is responsive to the needs of students in the school. In order to accomplish this goal, the SSC meets on a regular basis to assess the effectiveness of the categorically funded supplemental programs by planning, developing, and approving the Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA). The SSC also reviews and updates the categorical budget.
Members of the SSC include the principal, teachers, other staff, parents and at the secondary level, students. Members of the SSC are elected by their peer groups.