School Advisory Council

School Advisory Council

Purpose and Function

The Committee is established by the Pastor, in accord with diocesan policy, to assist him and the principal with matters pertaining to Sacred Heart Catholic School. The council is advisory to the pastor and principal and cannot make decisions binding Sacred Heart School without the approval of the pastor.

The areas in which the council has responsibility for advisement includes:

  1. Planning
  2. Policy Formulation/Enactment
  3. Advisory role in financing
  4. Development, Public Relations, Marketing
  5. Provide representation for selection of the Principal

SAC By-Laws: SAC FINALBylaws 


  1. SAC shall range from six-nine voting members from the Sacred Heart Parish, plus the principal and pastor.
  2. No paid employee of Sacred Heart Parish, nor their spouse, may be a member of SAC.
  3. The members shall serve a term of three years, not to exceed two consecutive terms.
  4. Two members may retire and two members will begin their terms in August (one is elected; one is appointed).
  5. All SAC members shall maintain confidentiality of all information presented.

Committee members

Please feel free to contact any SAC members with your questions or concerns. You may also address your concerns in a letter to the committee.

Molly McGraw Healy [email protected]
Kevin Dempsey [email protected]
Rebecca Lahr [email protected]
Margaret Andersen [email protected]
Christine Denton [email protected]
Laura Carillo [email protected]
Elise Hoverman [email protected]
Kelly Cunningham [email protected]
Rikki Mortl [email protected]
Aimee Wilhelm [email protected]
Mary Daugherty [email protected]
Fr. Bryan Pedersen  [email protected]


School Advisory Committee Meeting

All meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. 

August 16th meeting:
SAC Agenda 8-16-23
SAC Minutes 8-16-23

September 20th meeting:
SAC Agenda 9-20-23
SAC Minutes 9-20-23

October 11th meeting:
SAC Agenda 10-11-23
SAC Minutes 10-11-23

November 15th meeting:
SAC Agenda 11-15-23
SAC Minutes 11-15-23

January 17th meeting:
SAC Agenda 1-17-24
SAC Minutes 1-17-24

February 21st meeting:
SAC Agenda 2-21-24

March 20th meeting:
SAC Agenda 3-20-24

April 17th meeting:

May 15th meeting: