December 9, 2021 Update
District staff and members of the Equity Advisory Committee provided an update to the board about the equity work happening across the district. The team shared how the district is taking a systems-approach to realizing SMUHSD’s Equity Vision and Mission. This included an overview on how the anti-racist professional learning for all staff, leadership training for students, and equity advisory committee all support the equity goals of the district.
SMUHSD Equity Vision and Mission
Vision: All students will learn in a safe, inclusive and equitable environment that validates, respects and honors their unique backgrounds, interests and identities.
Mission: We will continually identify, disrupt and eliminate institutional biases and barriers to ensure that all students have the skills and knowledge to thrive physically, emotionally and academically.
View the SMUHSD Equity Vision presentation.
Racial Equity Board Policy & Admin Regulations
The Racial Equity Board Policy and Administrative Regulation was developed in collaboration with the District’s Equity Advisory Committee, reviewed by District English Learner Advisory Council (DELAC), and student groups. This Board policy and administrative regulation were approved by the Board at their January 20 meeting.