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102 Language Arts and Mathematics Ends Policy

 

Policy Type: Ends

Policy Title: Language Arts and Mathematics

Effective: February 9, 2017

 

Lakeview Academy exists to improve student learning by establishing high standards challenging all students to reach their potential and to provide students with the support they need to succeed.  

 

Accordingly:

  1. Students will show proficiency in language arts, as demonstrated by the following:

    1. Students will be given benchmark assessments in language arts no less than three times per year.

      1. Student progress in reading will be tracked, monitored, and measured by at least 85% of participating students achieving at or above grade level on benchmark tests by the end of the school year.  

      2. During the school year, writing samples will be collected and analyzed by teachers for each student no less than three times a year as a performance based assessment to demonstrate student improvement in writing.  

      3. The Board of Trustees will monitor these assessments throughout the year and if scores are less than the standard, research will be done to see if extenuating circumstances exist and will be presented to the board for review.

  2. Students will demonstrate proficient mathematical skills as defined by Lakeview Academy and the Utah Core Curriculum, as demonstrated by the following:

    1. Students will be assessed with benchmark exams no less than two times per year.  Mathematical aptitude will be measured by 85% of participating students performing at or above grade level on benchmark tests by the end of the school year.

    2. The Board of Trustees will monitor these assessments throughout the year.

Motion 020817-2

Replaces motion 062414-23

 

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