State Report Cards and Improvement Plans
The School Improvement Teams at BESD#61 regards the work of teachers and administrators in all the academic areas to improving curriculum, delivery of instruction, and assessment as the foundations for leading improvements in student learning.
The School Improvement Teams are a District-wide effort whereby teams of teachers and administrators in various academic and grade levels meet on twice a month, in order to analyze and plan restructure of curriculum based on the Common Core State Standards and Partnership for Assessment of College and Career Readiness Frameworks and Assessments (PARCC), and establish a highly-cognitively challenging and skills-based curriculum to promote top-caliber student learning.
The work of the District's teachers and administrators evidences the highest standards of professionalism and competencies. The outcomes of this completed work for advancing on current student learning performance will be profound throughout our school district.
The District and School Improvement Plans are driven by the Illinois State Rising Star- continuous improvement framework on Illinois Interactive Report Card (IIRC).
Illinois Interactive Report Card web site - the web site for test results and other school improvement information for Illinois schools. Informationis also given regarding "What Students Should Know" and other resources for parents.