Policies and Handbooks

Parents have the right to request and receive information on the qualifications of their child's teacher. If you have any questions or want more information please contact the school's principal.

Policies & Procedures Manual (2024) (pdf)
Special Education Policies & Procedures Manual (2023) (pdf)

Library Materials Procedure (pdf)
AHERA Notification (docx)
Maturation – To help parents teach this subject please go to Davis School District’s link
Parent Compact- Elementary (pdf)
Parent Compact- Jr. High (pdf)
Prevent Child Abuse
Utah Aspire Plus Testing Information (pdf)
Fee Notices
URADD USBE Opt-Out Letter (pdf)

The following notices are provided to parents annually during the registration process. Please click here to open Annual Notices (pdf).

  1. Notice of Directory Information
  2. Notice of Nondiscrimination
  3. Notice to Parents Regarding Withdrawing from School
  4. Notification of Rights under FERPA
  5. Notification of Rights under PPRA and Utah FERPA
  6. Parental Rights to Academic Accommodations
  7. Student Data Collection Notice


HMCS Data Governance Plan 2020 (docx)
HMCS Information Technology Systems Security Plan (pdf)
HMCS Student Data Disclosure Statement 2017-18 (pdf)
Technology Plan (docx)
TSSA Framework (pdf)
TSSA Plan 2023-2024 SY (pdf)
TSSA Plan 2024-2025 (pdf)

Student Data Privacy Information
HighMark Charter School participates in the Utah Student Data Privacy Alliance (USPA). The USPA is a collaboration of the Utah State Board of Education and Local Education Agencies that share common concerns around student privacy. The goal of the USPA is to set standards of both practice and expectations around student privacy such that all parties involved have a common understanding of expectations.
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School Community Council Candidate Form (pdf)
Title I Letter (pdf)TSSA Plan 20-21 (pdf)
Title IX Training (pdf)

HighMark Charter School will be using the ESSER III funds awarded by the state in the following ways:
· • 20% of the funds may be used to address student learning and accelerate student achievement to regain ground lost in learning.
· • 80% of the funds may be used to upgrade wireless technology, technology devices, equipment, and services to ensure the health and safety of students.

If you would like to provide feedback on the plan, please contact Shawn Miehlke at smiehlke@hmcharterschool.org

ESSER III Application (pdf)
Library Materials Procedure (pdf)Special Education Policies & Procedures Manual (2023) (pdf)


HighMark Charter School is loacted in South Weber City, in close proximity to Uintah, South Ogden, Morgan, Riverdale, and Layton.


HighMark Charter recieved a grade of 'B' from the State Office of Education


SCHOOL LAND TRUST is an amazing program through the state that allots each school funds to enhance education. Our council is made up of our Board Members that vote on the plan each year.

Here is an accounting of how the school used this money last year:

TSSA Plan 2022-2023 (docx)
LandTrust Meeting 4-22-21 (pdf)
Rules - https://www.schools.utah.gov/schoollandtrust
LAND Trust Procedures (pdf)
TSSA Plan 20-21 (pdf)

School LAND Trust Plan 2024-2025 (pdf)
School LAND Trust Plan 2023-2024 (pdf)
School Plan 2022-2023
Final 2021-2022
Final 2021-2020

Council member names and contact information:
Brittany Jolley - bjolley@highmarkhawks.com
Chris Bowler - cbowler@highmarkhawks.com
Hilary Flowers - hflowers@highmarkhawks.com
Samantha Tinkey - stinkey@highmarkhawks.com
Clay Jackson - cjackson@highmarkhawks.com
Shawn Miehlke - smiehlke@highmarkhawks.com

A proposed meeting schedule for the year:
Friday, November 10, 2023 @ 2:45 PM

Generic invitation to all
School LandTrust Minutes 2023 (pdf)
LAND Trust Committe Agenda 10-29-20 (pdf)

The Rules of Order and Procedure updated for the school year:
See above links

A report to parents on how the School LAND Trust program funds were used in the prior year with the amount of money the school has received from the program:
See above links
School LAND Trust Plan 2024-2025 (pdf)