September 5, 2003

 

School Board Considerations of Instructional Programming Recommendations from Secondary Programming Committee  

THE NUMBERS TO THE RIGHT OF EACH PROGRAM REFLECT A STRAW POLL OF THE BOARD MEMBERS

1.       Freshmen Transition Program – 4.5

 a.  life skills (5)

 b.  freshman seminar (5)

 2.    Comprehensive CTE Programs - 5  (job shadowing, apprenticeship programs)

 3.    Comprehensive College Prep Programs – 5

                                  a.  specialty high school diploma program, (i.e. IB, Cambridge, Governor’s  School) - 5

                           4.    Comprehensive Fine Arts Program - 5

                           5.    Comprehensive Athletic Program - 3.5

                           6.    Retain and expand civics curriculum and encourage students to strive for  civic seal - 5

a.    ethics

7.       Integrate computer technology into the core instructional programs - 5

8.       School within a school administrative units - 4