Academic Excellence Committee
The purpose of the Academic Excellence Committee is to oversee academic progress toward annual goals, and to monitor and identify trends in data. More specifically, the Committee shall:
- Ensure that the Board, CEO of OSV/ Executive Director, and OSACPS Principal have a shared definition of academic excellence.
- Oversee, track, and identify major trends as well as desired outcomes and goals.
- Ensure academic results are making progress toward the academic goals laid out in the charter, accountability plan and relevant school and executive leadership goals.
Dr. Linda Denault, Chair has been an educator in Massachusetts for many years, serving in a variety of capacities PreK-16, including classroom teacher, principal, curriculum coordinator, superintendent of schools, and college professor. Currently, Linda is working as an instructional consultant for Class Measures and as part of the District Review Team for the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Linda has presented at numerous regional and national conferences and authored several chapters in educational publications. She holds a doctoral degree in educational research, policy, and administration from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Jessica Miller (Parent Advisory Council) - Jessica is the Executive Director of the Ashford Housing Authority in Ashford, CT. She has a B.S. in Public Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.
Sarah Risotti - Bio coming soon!