School Improvement & Innovation Plan

Outcome goals for this academic school year

School Innovation and Improvement Plan At-a-Glance

  • 2018-2019

  • Weyanoke Elementary School

  • Region 2

  • Felicia Usher, Principal

Reading End of Year SMARTR Outcome

By June 2019, 97% (61% Unadjusted) of students will demonstrate grade-level proficiency on the Reading SOL.

By June 2019, 100% of students will make at least one year’s growth as measured by the DRA.

By June 2019, the gap between all of the subgroups and the baseline group will decrease by 15%.  

Strategy 1

  • Teachers will plan for and utilize highly effective visual supports during reading instruction.

Strategy 2

  • Teachers will provide multiple opportunities for students to respond to and converse with each other within the language arts block

Strategy 3

  • Innovation - Teachers will incorporate Project-Based Learning experiences into the curriculum

Math End of Year SMARTR Outcome

By June of 2019, 93% (60% Unadjusted) of students will demonstrate grade-level proficiency on the Math SOL.

By June 2019, the gap between all of the subgroups and the baseline group will decrease by 15%.

Strategy 1

  • Math Workshop Implementation Year 2

Strategy 2

  • Teachers will incorporate student reflections at the end of lessons and within collaborative meetings

Strategy 3

  • Plan for and incorporate visual and concrete representations in daily math instruction

Strategy 4

  • Innovation - Teachers will incorporate Project-Based Learning experiences into the curriculum

Science End of Year SMARTR Outcome

By June of 2019, 87% of students will demonstrate grade level proficiency as measured by the grade 5 SOL.

Strategy 1

  • Focused and strategic team planning of science instruction

Strategy 2

  • School-wide use of the science lab

Strategy 3

  • Innovation - Teachers will incorporate Project-Based Learning experiences into the curriculum