7 School Labels (cont.) Underperforming/Failing *Naylor *Hohokam
8 What Schools Are Available for Transfer? If your child attends a school that received a falling label, your child has the option of transfering to: * Vail Middle School * Gridley Middle School * Townsend Middle School
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) = an individual state’s measure of progress toward the 100% of students achieving the academic standards set by the state in at least reading/language arts and math.
10 What Does Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Do? Sets a minimum level of proficiency that the state, its school districts, and schools must achieve each year on annual tests and related academic indicators. 5
11 What if my Child’s School Did Not Make AYP? If your child attends a Title 1 school that does not make AYP over a period of years, you will have the options of: * transferring your child to another school * or free tutoring (supplemental educational services) 6
12 Consequences of Not Making Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) * Title 1 Schools who have not made AYP for two school years in a row, will be identified as needing school improvement before the beginning of the next school year. * Immediately after a school is found to not be making AYP, school officials must develop a two year plan to turnaround the school * Students must also be offered the option of transferring to another school in the district. 8
13NCLB AZ LEARNS Federal Law State Law Did not make AYP 1 year: Warning Year Underperforming Year 1 Did not make AYP 2 year: School Improvement Year 1 Underperforming Year 2 Did not make AYP 3 year: School Improvement Year 2 Underperforming Years 3-6 Failing to Meet Academic Standards Did not make AYP 4 year: Corrective Action Team Intervention (School Improvement Plan) Did not make AYP 5 year: Restructuring Planning
14 Questions? Please Contact Priscilla McCraney TUSD Title 1 Family Support