ACCOUNTABILITY DRIVES

ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE

We must be able to measure the growth and achievement of our students to ensure they reach the goals we have set for them and to hold us accountable for the real value our school does or does not provide.

BUILDING EXCELLENT SCHOOLS

PRINCIPLES OF SCHOOL DESIGN

01.  An unwavering belief that all students can, must, and will learn at high levels
02.  A clear, college-bound mission understood/supported by all
03.  Inspiring and demanding leader(s), adamant about academic results
04.  Teachers who are strategic, engaging, knowledgeable, and adamant about academic results
05.  A structured organization and culture that embraces urgency and efficiency and celebrates achievement
06.  Deep and rich curriculum, from skill mastery leading to college prep work
07.  Frequent and rigorous assessments with data analysis connected to immediate action plans
08.  Clear and frequent communication with parents on academics and behavior
09.  Discipline system consistently applied with high behavioral expectations for all
10.  Extended time for learning with multiple layers of student support