HighMark Charter School follows the Utah Open Meetings Act and all meetings are open to the public. Meeting information is posted at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance on the Utah Public Meeting Notice, along with previous meeting minutes and recordings. Meetings may be scheduled for the third Monday every other month based on the tentative 2020-2021 Annual Meeting Calendar
In accordance with Utah Code Ann. Section 53G-7-309, the governing board receives a budget report each month. This budget report includes the following information: (i) the amounts of all budget appropriations; (ii) the disbursements from the appropriations as of the date of the report; and (iii) the percentage of the disbursements as of the date of the report. The current Budget Report is available for public review and previous reports are available by request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stakeholders of HighMark Charter School may report concerns of fraud, waste, abuse, or non-compliance directly to the School’s administration or board. Alternatively, stakeholders may report such concerns directly to the Utah State Board of Education through their Public Education Hotline at (801) 538-7813. Full contact information can be found here for the Public Education Hotline.
The Governing Board oversees the financial health of HighMark Charter School. The Board has an Audit Committee comprised of the board president and the board financial coordinator. All budgets are approved by the Governing Board and published on the Utah Public Finance Website.