School Improvement

 
 
 
 
 

Russell County Public Schools

School Improvement Plan Reporting Form



School Name: Castlewood Elementary School

For Period: School Year 2015 - 2016

Grade Levels Served: First-Seventh

ACADEMIC GOALS:
Goals for Core Academic Areas – English and Math

Goal #1 - English
All students will achieve the annual measurable objective of 85%on the Virginia Standards of Learning assessment in the Spring of 2013.


Strategies for Goal #1
1.Use a proactive approach for instruction by incorporating the 2010 English curriculum framework in all grade levels.
2.Improve collaboration between inclusion and regular education teachers to expand student achievement.
  • Grade level meetings with inclusion teachers present
  • Combined lesson plans
  • TTAC to provide inclusion training
3.Use current benchmark and progress monitoring data to guide daily instruction.


Goal #2 - Math
All students will achieve the annual measurable objective of 64% on the Standards of Learning assessment in the Spring of 2013.


Strategies for Goal #2
1.Improve differentiation and inclusion techniques to address varied levels of performance.
2.Utilize all available data in conjunction with the SOL curriculum framework for improvement of instruction.
3.Provide opportunities for application of targeted categories.
  • Measurement and Geometry
  • Computation and Estimation
  • Probability, Statistics, Patterns, Functions, and Algebra
  • Number, Number Sense, Computation, and Estimation

 

ACADEMIC GOAL:
Non-Core Academic Areas (Fine Arts, P.E., CTE, Guidance, Librarians, Etc.)

Goal #1 – Physical Education
Implement active learning stations that will reinforce math skills as well as provide physical activities during the 2012-2013 school year.


Strategies for Goal #1
1.Communicate with grade level math teachers and formulate activities for active learning as part of RtI for math.
2.Establish appropriate stations and provide support for physical, social, and academic growth.
3.Provide opportunities for physical activity with positive behavioral supports.

ATTENDANCE GOAL:

Set one (1) goal that will improve the attendance rate at your school. Include at least 3 strategies.

Goal #1
Students will improve attendance to meet the annual measurable objective of 95% by May 2013.


Strategies for Goal #1
1.Maintain coordination of truancy issues between school and division levels.
2.Improve incentive program for achieving attendance goals for each six weeks.
  • Popcorn Party
  • Prizes
  • Ice Cream Sundae Party
  • Student Achievement discounts provided by local businesses
  • Extra recreational activity
  • Pizza Party
3.Maintain daily call logs and input of absence explanations.

 
PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT GOAL:

Set one (1) goal that will improve parental involvement at your school. Include at least 3 strategies.

Goal #1
Increase communication in school community and parental involvement during the 2012-2013.


Strategies for Goal #1
1.Implement parent volunteer program and encourage parental participation.
2.Increase distribution of communications through multi-media.
3.Provide opportunities for community support and parental presence in the school setting.
  • Open House (2 x year)
  • Munch and Mingle
  • Coffee and Conversation
  • Fall Festival
  • Spring Fling
  • Community Service Projects (Breast Cancer Awareness, Canned Food Drive, White Christmas, Shoebox for Seniors, Meals on Wheels)

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Russell County Public Schools

School Improvement Plan Reporting Form


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Subpages (1): Title 1 Plan