The purpose of the Hutchinson School, School Site Council, is to use expertise and support to increase student achievement by:

• Providing decisions regarding student achievement 
• Providing better services and programs for students
• Building capacity at the site level
• Increasing staff morale

The SSC will make decisions in the areas of:

• Personnel selection
• Budget

They may also elect to make decisions in the areas of:

• Reform models
• Site staff development
• Scheduling within the school day
• Attendance and discipline (policies must be reviewed every 4 years)