Sussex Regional High School



Role of PSSC

  • Advise the Principal on the establishment, implementation and monitoring of the School Improvement Plan
  • Participate in the selection of the Principal and Vice-Principal(s)
  • Review results of the School Report Card
  • Advise principal in development of school policies in accordance with district, and provincial policies
  • Provide on request of the Superintendent, input on performance evaluation of the principal, vice-principal(s) relating to the PSSC
  • Communicate with the District Education Council (DEC) relating to PSSC.

Responsibilities of Members

  • Participate in all committee meetings
  • Maintain high ethical standards
  • Respect other Committee members
  • Work collectively toward improved education development, student achievement
  • Limit discussion to matters of concern, in the best interest of the whole school community
  • Work for a positive consensus-building school environment
  • Support open communication
  • Create and strengthens successful relations between parents, teachers, students, school staff, community
  • Encourage all forms of parental involvement and support;
  • Follow principles established by the Committee to achieve goals and objectives identified in the School Improvement Plan
  • Encourages parents to support education
2023-2024 Committee Members
  •   Beth McQuinnNixon (DEC member)
  •   Andrea McAllister (Chairperson)
  •   Lori-Ann Lauridsen (Principal)​
  •   Christina Douglas (Teacher Rep)
  •   Joan Babineau
  •   Sarah McClelland
  •   Vanessa Coggan 
  •   Mindy McCandless
  •   Janet Colpitts​
  •   ​Vicky Thomas
  •   Julia Mitton
  •   Cara Seeley
  •   Mary McNair
  •   Judy Freeze (Recording Secretary)
2023-2024 PSSC Meeting Dates


  • October 13, 2023 6:30pm
  • November 14, 2023 6:30pm
  • TBD
  • TBD

PSSC Meeti​ng Minutes​(click to view minutes)​​