2017-2018 Focus Areas on increasing student achievement:
Our focus areas are listed below.
Stanwood High School's focus areas are:
1. School improvement planning for math, literacy, science, graduation, and culture.
2. Instructional strategies - our district has adopted the 5 Dimension of Teaching and Learning as an instructional framework. Staff will be continue training on these 5 "Ds" throughout the school year. The 5 Dimensions include purpose, curriculum and pedagogy, assessment, student engagement, and classroom environment and culture.
3. Revise graduation requirements to meet new state graduation requirements (we have a waiver on the new requirements until the Fall of 2021).
4. Collaborate on planning for a new high school, which should be completed in the fall of 2020.