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1 Team Englewood Credit recovery
Community Academy Team Englewood Credit recovery Processes, Tips, and Hurdles “Opportunity.” Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal 6201 S. Stewart Avenue Chicago, IL 60621

2 Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal
Previous process Team Englewood Community Academy Lack of transition period=lack of understanding What was clear? Student fails course, referred to CPS CR Transcript Audit Grade Level Binders Dual copies-counselor and student What was unclear? Student Accountability Natural Consequence? Parent Contact? Other Options? American Academy Aventa Courses that require CR Core vs. electives School specific courses “Opportunity.” Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal 6201 S. Stewart Avenue Chicago, IL 60621

3 Hurdle #1: the senior issue
Team Englewood Community Academy Hurdle #1: the senior issue Out of 99 Seniors 32 were missing credits 6 were missing more than 4! 5 were missing non-core required courses PE/ROTC, Music, Art, etc. “Opportunity.” Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal 6201 S. Stewart Avenue Chicago, IL 60621

4 Hurdle #2: course availability
Team Englewood Community Academy Only 3 courses can be taken at once Hourly breakdown Cutting of the proverbial nose Non-core required courses are offered infrequently No PE/ROTC No Music Expected hurdles School offerings or lack there of Transportation Scheduling “Opportunity.” Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal 6201 S. Stewart Avenue Chicago, IL 60621

5 Hurdle #3: No Demotion policy
Team Englewood Community Academy No demote divisions Students are moving on despite grades Unclear Expectations Lack of student understanding around Transcripts Credits Requirements Amount of time required to makeup courses Other options “Opportunity.” Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal 6201 S. Stewart Avenue Chicago, IL 60621

6 Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal
How did we respond? Team Englewood Community Academy Regular quarterly transcript audits Transcript Binders Audit Spreadsheets Increased credit recovery publicity Posters Announcements Midyear emergency demotion courses PE/JROTC, Music Parent contacts and tracking Parent spreadsheet Call during referral Development of additional options American Academy “Opportunity.” Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal 6201 S. Stewart Avenue Chicago, IL 60621

7 Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal
Ongoing issues Team Englewood Community Academy Lack of CR options Online classes=$$$$$ CPS budgets are being cut Trouble courses are rarely offered Music, PE/JROTC Lack of Demotion Policy No extrinsic motivation for students CPS CR Tracking Contacts are difficult No way to check online “Opportunity.” Peggy Korellis-Byrd, Principal Charles Anderson, Assistant Principal 6201 S. Stewart Avenue Chicago, IL 60621


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