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School Accountability Committee Information

SAC Meeting Minutes

School Accountability Committee Meeting Minutes

Monday, October 10, 2022, 12:15 PM

Members introduced, identified, and roles allocated per the SAC structure set forth in the SAC handbook distributed by Montrose County School District (MCSD).


  • Eric Sanchez, CMS Principal

  • Ben McKie, CMS 8th grade science teacher

  • Meydo Cooling, parent

  • Beny Hadley, parent

  • Nichole Taylor, parent

  • Sheri Strawn, parent and PAC Representative

  • Meghan Kier, Community Business Representative/local veterinarian within the CMS boundaries


  • Chair/DAC member: Meydo Cooling

  • Vice Chair: Beny Hadley

  • Recorder: Nichole Taylor

Meeting Dates for the 2022-2023 School Year:

District Accountability Committee (DAC)

School Accountability Committee (SAC)

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Monday, December 12, 2022

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Monday, February 13, 2023

Tuesday, May 2, 2023

this is a no school day, so verify date as it approaches

Monday, May 8, 2023

Next meeting: 

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 - the meeting will address budget and MCSD’s instructional framework 

Goals for SAC this year: 

Community members and school members involved in our students’ education and extending out to the greater community to make them aware of what we are doing.

Columbine is eligible for a biennial submission for its UIP, so there will not be any work specifically tied to the UIP this school year.

SAC information and notes will be made public-facing per Colorado’s Open Meeting Law. The SAC handbook will also be linked to let interested parties seek information and SAC policies. 

Meydo Cooling, as the Chair/DAC member signed page 15 of the SAC handbook to certify the SAC bylaws.

Meeting adjourned at 12:50 PM.

*NOTE:  For any additional info or to become a member of the School Accountability Committee, please contact Meydo Cooling at [email protected].

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