2018-2019 Focus for Increasing Student Achievement

2018-2019 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, and graduation.

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.