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Two Days and Thankful!

Dear Staff – This is the first year that our school community will have the day before Thanksgiving off. I am thankful for this because it gives our amazing teams at SIA and SMS an opportunity to prepare FIFTY THANKSGIVING DINNERS for our families. 695 more words

A meaningful alternative to high stakes testing

Is it just my imagination or is support for high stakes testing finally waning?  

Yesterday, Hamilton and Wheeler teachers participated in an inservice workshop presented by Tim Neville from… 172 more words

Would you support replacing Smarter Balanced with NWEA?

If we must have a state assessment, I would support NWEA over Smarter Balanced. Both of my children have taken NWEA.  NWEA provides teachers with immediate feedback on each student which is a valuable tool. 58 more words

Nov. 3 PD Plans

PD Plan for Nov. 3

NWEA Training Plan will come from Jamese!

District Adopts New Testing System

Galileo replaces Gains and EOCA assessments

By Lauren Sorensen, Editor in Chief

This year students found themselves on a computer as they began the process of assessing their skills at the beginning of a new school year.

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School News And Features

Q&A with Valerie Hoekstra – Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of the interview with Ms. Valerie Hoekstra, Inwood Academy’s Middle School Director. See Part 1 here and read her bio here… 1,759 more words

Week of October 5

Upcoming Important Dates

Monday, October 5 – NWEA Testing for 6th Graders, all week
Tuesday, October 6 – Odyssey of the Mind Awareness Night, 6:00 pm GMS Library… 1,185 more words