SDMC Overview

  •  Shared Decision-Making Committee (SDMC)

    The Houston Independent School District (HISD) Board of Education established and approved the campus-level planning and decision-making process in 1992.  This process includes the creation and maintenance of a Shared Decision-Making Committee (SDMC) at each school to review the district’s educational goals, objectives, and major district wide classroom instructional programs.  Each committee shall be designed to involve professional and non-professional staff, parents, community members, and business representatives in establishing academic and other performance objectives of the school for each academic excellence indicator adopted in the Texas Education Code (TEC).

Meeting Dates

Committee Members

  • John Hendrickson


    Jon Christensen


    Naomi Dvoretsky


    Gloria Paz

    Community Member

    Emily Weems

    Community Member

    Courtney Harmon

    Business Representative

    Melody Barroga

    Professional Staff - Special Education

    Pamela Esquivel

    Professional Staff - Teacher

    Sammi Sicinski

    Professional Staff - Teacher

    Bertha Polanco

    Non-Instructional Employee

SDMC Agendas

SDMC Minutes