Board Goals

SCHOOL BOARD GOALS
2022-23 WORKING DOCUMENT

School Board Short Term Goals
Instructional Goals
  • Schools are implementing inclusive practices
  • Students are general education students first
  • Staff are trained and supported on best practices and compliance with the law
School/District Improvement Goals
  • Implementation of District Strategic Plan is prioritized, and progress toward goals is monitored
  • All schools have 1-year annual action plans that identify goals for students and instructional strategies for adults
Capital Projects
  • Current year capital projects; on track and budget
Communication Goals
  • District communications are clear, concise, accurate, and timely
  • District communications enhance and support district priorities
Budget Goals
  • Budget capacity and fund balance are managed and adjusted throughout the year
Safety Goals
  • Safety plans and assessments are prioritized
  • Staff are trained on the importance of physical safety, academic safety, and social and emotional learning in and out of the classroom
School Board Long-Term Goals
Instructional Goals
  • Ensure students are continuously improving in their academic performance
  • Set a district vision for inclusionary practices across all classrooms and all programs that include ongoing, job-embedded training, support, and feedback
  • Set a district vision for social and emotional learning with skills and support for staff, students, and families
School/District Improvement Goals
  • Implementation of District Strategic Plan is prioritized, and progress toward goals is monitored
  • All schools have 3-year school improvement plans that identify goals for students and instructional strategies for adults
Capital Projects
  • Capital facilities master plan is regularly revised and revised to ensure long-term planning for the use and maintenance of distinct assets
Communication Goals
  • Developing intentional, meaningful, two-way communication with staff and employees regularly
  • Proactively develop communication strategies for district initiatives for priorities now and into the future
Budget Goals
  • Maintain fiscal responsibilities as outlined by law and policy
Safety Goals
  • Safety plans and assessments are annually reviewed and prioritized
  • Staff have trained annually on the importance of physical safety, academic safety, and social and emotional learning in and out of the classroom
Board Participation
Community/School Involvement
  • Resuming post-pandemic routines for school visits and community listening sessions (see below)
Building/Department Check-Ins
  • First semester of the 2022-2023 school year, two board members and one member of the cabinet will visit an elementary school
  • Second semester of the 2022-2023 school year, two board members and one member of the cabinet will visit a secondary school and department
Educate Community on the role of a Board Member
  • Utilize building/department check-ins and community forums to share the role of school board members
Community Forums
  • Set a routine of community listening sessions at school sites over the course of the 2022-2023 school year (a.k.a. Chat with the Board)