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Continuous School Improvement

Continuous School Improvement (CSI) is an ongoing process that helps schools focus their efforts in support of their mission and goals. School performance and school/community data is analyzed and used to develop plans to ensure all students are learning and progressing toward achievement of academic standards.


Goal 1: All students will become more fluent in computation.

Essence

All students need to be fluent in math computation at their grade level.

Supporting Assessment Data

1. Standardized Assessment, Grades 3-5:

  • TerraNova 3rd Edition Multiple Assessment Math Subject Test

Measure: Percent at or above standard

  • TerraNova 3rd Edition Multiple Assessment Objective Performance Index (OPI).

Measure: Percent at or above standard

2. Local Assessment, Grades PK-5:

  • Stowers Problem Computation Assessment
  • Pretest, August 2015
  • Midyear, January 2016
  • Posttest, May 2016

Measure: Percent at or above standard

Strategy/Intervention

  1. Students will use specific strategies for computation and apply knowledge to solve tasks.


Goal 2: All students will improve reading comprehension.

Supporting Assessment Data

1. Standardized Assessment, Grades 3-5:

  • TerraNova 3rd Edition Multiple Assessment Reading Subject Test

Measure: Percent at or above standard

  • TerraNova 3rd Edition Multiple Assessment Objective Performance Index (OPI).

Measure: Percent at or above standard

2. Local Assessment, Grades PK-5:

  • Reading Streets End of Year Benchmark Assessment
  • Pretest, August 2015
  • Midyear, January 2016
  • Posttest, May 2016

Measure: Percent at or above standard


 5 puzzle pieces. Center piece says student achievement of academic standards. The 4 surrounding pieces say curriculum, environment, instruction, assessment.


AdvancED

Our accrediting agency, NCA CASI, is part of the unified organization AdvancED who's focus is to help member schools continually improve student performance and school conditions. Their accreditation standards and process are based on:

  • ongoing self-assessment against quality standards,
  • rigorous on-site evaluation, and
  • continuous improvement.

Our Vision

Academic Excellence, Responsible Citizenship, Future Ready

Our Mission

Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.