• Leadership Action Update

    October 2, 2014

    Chief Executive Officer and Board of School Commissioners

    Academics and achievement

    • All principals: October 9 meeting
      Plan to attend this required meeting at Heritage High School

    • All principals: School Performance Plans
      Begin development of SPPs and prepare for a related activity at the October 9 principal meeting (deadline: October 8)

    • All principals: Testing integrity
      Ensure all staff understand the importance of testing integrity and view Dr. Thornton's video message on this topic

    Family and community

    • All principals: Media coverage
      Inform communications staff when media contact your school

    • Principals at schools that participate in middle/high school choice: Online school profiles
      Update your school's profile in preparation for the opening of the school choice process (deadline: October 10)

    Important dates and deadlines in the next week

    • October 3: Early dismissal for parent-teacher conferences
    • October 6: Window opens for High School Assessments (HSAs)
    • October 7: Pre-k at Play
    • October 9: Principal meeting; deadline for high school seniors to register for the district-sponsored SAT on November 8