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Somersworth Middle School

Jennifer Fritz

on 19 April 2010

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Transcript of Aspirations

Aspirations at the Middle School How are we improving?

Making data based decisions:
NWEA/MAP scores
NECAP scores
Teacher assessments
Performance Pathway

Using Professional Development:
Teachers teaching teachers at staff meetings
Aligning our teaching practices with GLE's Technology!
Full wireless in SMS
I-Pod Touches
Netbooks - Teachers and Students
Parent presentations Aspiration Team!
Created to help guide the building
towards improving the culture and climate.
Team is comprised of Teachers, Special Eduators, and Paraprofessionals. PBIS
Universal Team
Positive word walls
Working on bullying
Improving ODR forms/ISS explectations
Increasing visibility of adults at SMS
Target Team
Check and Connect
Identifying students who struggle
Advisory Teams
Refers students to CHAT team
RTI - Response To Interventions
All 5th graders participate
Expanding into 6th grade next year
Collaborative effort with High School for effective reading screens for grades 7-11.
Annual Conference April 8th to 11th, 2010 - 10 Teachers attended this years conference.
Connections with Kids
Middle School Philosophies
NHAMLE - NH Association of Middle Level Educators My Voice Survey!

Student: Confidence to Take Action
I believe I can be successful. 94.4%
I believe I can make a difference in this world. 93.1%
I work hard to reach my goals. 97.2%
I think it is important to set high goals. 98.6%

Staff: Sense of Accomplishment
I put forth my best effort at school. 97.2%

Staff: Fun & Excitement
Learning can be fun. 100%
I am excited to be working with students. 95.8%
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