School Advisory Committee

School Advisory Committee

Meetings 2022-2023
All meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. 
Wed, August 17
Wed, September 21
Wed, October 26
Wed, November 16
Wed, December 14
Wed, January 18
Wed, February 15
Wed, March 15
Wed, April 19
Wed, May 17

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 

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.

Rebecca Lahr, Co-Chairperson [email protected]
Molly Mcgraw Healy, Secretary [email protected]
Alicia Nordstrom [email protected]
Katherine King [email protected]
Kevin Dempsey [email protected]
Katherine Johnson [email protected]
Margaret Anderson [email protected]
Christine Denton [email protected]
Laura Carillo [email protected]
Elise Hedlund [email protected]
Mary Daugherty [email protected]
Fr. Bryan Pedersen [email protected]

Karen Bursey                                                            [email protected]

School Advisory Committee Meetings

August meeting:
SAC Agenda 8-17-22
SAC Minutes August 2022

September meeting:
SAC Agenda 9-21-22
SAC Minutes 9:21

October meeting:
SAC Agenda 10-26-22
SAC Minutes 2022.10.26

November meeting:
SAC Agenda 11-16-22

December meeting:

January meeting:

February meeting:

March meeting:

April meeting:

May meeting:


  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.