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5Essentials Survey

On behalf of the Illinois State Board of Education, the Illinois 5Essentials Survey will be administered online by UChicago Impact at the University of Chicago. The survey gathers data related to five indicators that can predict important student outcomes, including … Continue reading

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School Improvement Plan

I presented this year’s school improvement plan at our PTO’s “Second Cup of Coffee” meeting this morning.  Thank you to the parents in attendance.  I appreciate their thoughtful questions and the subsequent discussion.  We have a supportive and talented parent … Continue reading

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PARCC Testing Begins April 11

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) is a group of 11 states working together to develop a set of assessments that measure whether students are on track to be successful in college and their careers. … Continue reading

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PARCC Changes

After receiving feedback, the new Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) assessment will return next year some changes.  A press release from the IL State Board of Education can be read here.  Below is an infographic summarizing … Continue reading

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