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					Jacinto City Elementary Improvement Plan




                  Galena Park Independent School District
                          Jacinto City Elementary
                        Campus Improvement Plan
                                                     2008 - 2009



          Date Submitted: 06/10/2008 12:14 PM



                                                (printed on 06/10/2008)


          Section 1 - Introduction
          1. School:            Jacinto City Elementary
          2. Location:          10910 Wiggins
                                Houston, TX 77029
          3. Budget Manager: Jim Keal, Principal
          4. School Advisory Team:
              Jim Keal – Principal
              Lyvia Garza – Teacher
              Jorge Tamez - Teacher
              Pricilla Morales - Teacher
              Kim Hancock– Teacher
              Sandra Reyna – Teacher
              Alma DeLaTorre – Teacher
              Lucy Campirano – Teacher
              Aida Pena-Perez – Teacher
              Jackie Mullins – Teacher
              Sandy Brown – Teacher
              Katherine Baine – Teacher
              Phlissa Quinn – Aide
              Ana Hernandez – Community Rep.
              Maria Rivera – Aide
              Mario Gonzales – Parent
              Teresa Rainer - Nurse
              Dee Owens – Business Rep.
              Irma Gonzales - Parent
              Cris Diaz – Business Rep.
              Lisa Shuptrine - Community Rep.
          5. Campus Mission/Vision Statement:
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              Motto:    Teachers and students come first at Jacinto City Elementary.
              Mission: At Jacinto City Elementary, faculty, staff, and
                       parents will work together to plan and
                       implement a school program in a way that
                       enriches, challenges, and motivates students
                       to develop characteristics found in life
                       long learners and productive citizens.
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         Section 2 - Needs Assessment
          1. Where We Have Been:
             Campus TAKS results during the last three year period are as follows:

             Math: Reading:
             '04 -'05 - 87% '04 -'05 - 94%
             '05 -'06 - 95% '05 -'06 - 92%
             '06 -'07 - 96% '06 -'07 - 96%

             Writing Science:
             '04 -'05 - 99% '04 -'05 - 75%
             '05 -'06 - 100% '05 -'06 - 85%
             '06 -'07 - 99% '06 -'07 - 94%


             Demographically, the student population has remained stable.
          2. Where We Are Now:
             Currently, Jacinto City Elementary School is enjoying an Exemplary rating as determined by the
             Texas Education Agency. Our attendance rate is 97.1%.
          3. Where We Are Going:
             Jacinto City Elementary will continue to focus on success for all by collaborating with GPISD's
             Department of Instruction and refining our existing TAKS alignment plan. A 90% or better passing rate
             in Reading, Math, Science, and Writing, and 98% attendance rate, are Jacinto City Elementary's goals
             for the 2008-2009 school year.

             Jacinto City Elementary faculty and staff have developed objectives to focus Jacinto City Elementary
             on remaining a quality school and motivating our students to be the best they can be and to graduate
             from high school. Using these objectives, the following goals were established:

             INSTRUCTION:
             1.Use high expectations and emphasize self-discipline to provide quality instruction.
             2.Create a climate that is conducive to learning as well as one that models a fair, respectful, and
             professional atmosphere in the classroom and entire school.
             3.Develop a successful communication network on the campus to better assist the learning process.
             4.Continuously improve the curriculum in a way that helps teachers teach students life-long skills so
             that students will become life-long learners.
             5. Promote administrative support in a way that is acceptable to all involved.

             STAFF DEVELOPMENT:
             1. Assist, train, and develop quality professional educators.
             2. Investigate new technology, educational viewpoints, and instructional strategies in order to provide
             staff with the most current and effective educational information possible.
             3. Provide support in a way that all staff members have the opportunity to attend educational
             meetings.

             PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT:
             1. Work to sustain the parental support that presently exists on the JCE campus.
             2. Continue positive communication and relationships between home and school.
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         Section 3 - Overview of Goals and Objectives
         The goals for Jacinto City Elementary for the 2008 - 2009 school year are as follows:


         Goal 1: INSTRUCTION AND COLLEGE PREPARTION
         Continue to improve TAKS scores for our students, better prepare students for college course work, and
         define measures by which student success can be measured.

          Objective 1.1: Attain a 90% or higher level in passing all areas of TAKS.
          Objective 1.2: Maintain a safe climate that is conducive to learning as well as one that models a fair,
                         respectful, and professional atmosphere in the classroom and entire school.
          Objective 1.3: To maintain a successful unilateral/bilateral communication network to better assist the
                         learning process.
          Objective 1.4: Continuously improve the curriculum in a way that helps teachers teach students life-long
                         skills so that students will become life-long learners.
          Objective 1.5: To promote administrative support in a way that is acceptable to all.
          Objective 1.6: We will identify areas of improvement to better prepare students for college course work.
          Objective 1.7: The campus will work with the district to define measures by which students success can
                         be determined, relative to the tested foundation curriculum areas of mathematics, social
                         studies, science, and English/Language Arts and the enrichment curriculum areas not
                         tested by TAKS including art, music, theater and dance.
          Objective 1.8: Students will learn and use the latest technology that will enhance their academic
                         successfulness.
          Objective 1.9: Improve student use and exposure to new and developing technology so as to prepare
                         our students for higher education.


         Goal 2: STAFF DEVELOPMENT
         Investigate new technology, educational veiwpoints, and instructional strategies in order to provide our staff
         with the most current educational information possible.

          Objective 2.1: To assist, train, develop, and retain quality professional educators.
          Objective 2.2: To provide support in a way that all staff members have the opportunity to attend
                         educational meetings so that school success is achieved.



         Goal 3: PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT
         The campus will work to increase parental support at the JCE campus.

          Objective 3.1: Faculty, staff and parents will work to increase parental support on our campus through
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                          various programs.
          Objective 3.2: Faculty, staff, and parents will open channels toward positive communication and
                         establish relationships between home and school.
          Objective 3.3: Continue with our Partners in Learning Program for one additional year to promote
                         parental involvement and understanding about the school's role and parents role in
                         student education.


         Goal 4: SCHOOL SAFETY
         The school will provide a safe learning environment for students, employees, and parents.

          Objective 4.1: Train teachers and staff to promote safety at school that addresses bullying, a climate of
                         safety, and health and wellness.
          Objective 4.2: The district Foundations behavior management plan will continue to be implemented on
                         the Jacinto City Elementary School campus.
          Objective 4.3: Jacinto City Elementary will continue to implement our CATCH wellness program that
                         addresses nutritional, health, and physical well being among our students and staff.


         Goal 5: STUDENT ATTENDANCE RATES
         Our school will aggressive seek to maintain and improve our our 96.5% student attendance rate.

          Objective 5.1: Improve student attendance rate to higher than 96.5%.


         Goal 6: COUNSELING SERVICES
         The school and the district will aggressively seek to improve counseling services.

          Objective 6.1: Our school and district will work together to improve counseling services to students and
                         parents.


         Goal 7: TEACHER ATTENDANCE RATE
         The campus will actively persue and increase in attendance rates for teachers.

          Objective 7.1: Improve teacher wellness.
          Objective 7.2: Raise teacher attendance.


         Goal 8: STUDENT AND FACULTY HEALTH
         It is our goal to improve student and teacher awareness about nutritional, health and physical components
         of a healthy life style.

          Objective 8.1: Our school is implementing the CATCH program which focuses on nutritional, health, and
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                         physical components of a healthy life style.
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         Section 4 - Action Plan

         Goal 1:        INSTRUCTION AND COLLEGE PREPARTION
                        Continue to improve TAKS scores for our students, better prepare students for college
                        course work, and define measures by which student success can be measured.
                        Projected Date of Completion of Goal: 06/2008

                        Rationale/Correlation
                          Graduate Profile(s):     02, 03
                          District Goal(s):       02, 03
                          Superintendent Goal(s): 01, 02, 03

         Objective 1.1: Attain a 90% or higher level in passing all areas of TAKS.
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          Action Action Statement             Primary             Resources              Indicators of Success
          ID                                  Responsibility      Required and
                 Start & Finish Dates         (Person)            Source of              Priority & Progress
                                                                  Funding ($
                                              and Target          amounts)
                                              Population and #
                                              Served           Budget Amount
                                                               & Source

          1.1.1    Continue use of            Responsibility:     Resources:             Indicators of Success:
                   Effective Teaching         Teacher,            District               R/M/W mock
                   /learning strategies.      Instructional       Instructional Units,   assessmentsScience/Social
                                              Specialists,        Release Tests,         StudiesDistrict Tests
                       Start:       08/2008   Principals          and TAKS
                                                                  focused materials      Priority: High
                       Frequency: ongoing     Target Population:
                       Finish:    05/2009     2-5 students       Budget amount:          Progress: In progress
                                                                 $5,000.00

                                                                  Source: Other
                                                                  (999-9) :
          1.1.2    Continue to implement      Responsibility:     Resources:             Indicators of Success: Math
                   TAKS Test Taking           Teacher,            Campus Handout         9 wk Benchmarks mock
                   Strategy "Thinking         Instructional       9 wk Benchmark,        assessments
                   Patterns"                  Specialists,        mock
                                              Principals          assessments            Priority: High
                       Start:       08/2008
                                              Target Population: Budget amount:          Progress: In progress
                       Frequency: ongoing     2-5 students       $500.00
                       Finish:    05/2009
                                                                  Source: Other
                                                                  (999-9) :
                                              Comments: 50% formative evaluation - August 17
                                              100% summative evaluation - May 30

          1.1.3    Implement TAKS Test        Responsibility:     Resources:             Indicators of Success:
                   Taking Strategy "Steps     Teacher,            Campus Handout         Reading 9 weeks
                   to Success"                Instructional       mock TAKS              Benchmark mock
                                              Specialists,        copies                 assessments
                       Start:     08/2008     Principals
                                                                  Budget amount:         Priority: High
                       Frequency: ongoing     Target Population: $1,000.00
                       Finish:    05/2009     All qualifying                             Progress: In progress
                                              students at risk of Source: Other
                                              being retained      (999-9) : General
                                                                  budget
          1.1.4    Utilize "question words"                                       Responsibility:         Resources:
                   to speak/write in                                              Teacher,                Campus Hando
                   complete sentences                                             instructional           9 wk Benchmar
                                                                                  specialists,            Mock TAKS
                       Start:     08/2008                                         principals              assessment
                                                                                                          copies
                       Frequency: ongoing                                         Target Population:
                       Finish:    05/2009                                         2-5 students       Budget amount
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                                                               $500.00

                                                               Source: Other
                                                               (999-9) :

                                            Comments: 50% - August 17
                                            100% - May 25

          1.1.5    1st Grade Assessment     Responsibility:    Resources:          Indicators of Success: Write
                                            1st grade          Leveled readers.    in complete sentences
                   Start:      09/2008      teachers                               Student reach DRA Level I
                                                               Budget amount:
                              Beginning,    Target Population: $500.00             Priority: High
                   Frequency: middle, and   Qualifying 1st
                              end of year   Graders            Source: Other       Progress: In progress
                   Finish:     04/2009                         (999-9) : Campus
                                                               Budget

                                            Comments: 50% - September
                                            100% - April

          1.1.6    Optional Extended Day    Responsibility:    Resources:          Indicators of Success:
                                            K, 1, 2 grade      Materials, books,   Pre/Post test, Reduced
                   Start:      06/2008      teachers,          software            retention, grade level
                                            librarian, asst.                       competency
                              One month
                                            principal          Budget amount:
                   Frequency: in the
                                                               $16,437.00          Priority: High
                              summer.       Target Population:
                   Finish:     06/2009      Selected students Source: Optional     Progress: In progress
                                            grades K-2         Extended Year
                                            retained or danger Program (401-5)
                                            of being retained
                                            Comments: 25% - December
                                            100% - April

          1.1.7    Utilize Computer for     Responsibility:    Resources:          Indicators of Success:
                   instruction              TIS                Software            R/M/W Mock TAKS
                                                                                   assessments
                      Start:     08/2008    Target Population: Budget amount:
                                            K-5th              $3,500.00           Priority: Medium
                      Frequency: ongoing
                      Finish:    05/2009                       Source: Other       Progress: In progress
                                                               (999-9) : Title 1

                                            Comments: 25% - September
                                            100% - May

          1.1.8    Continue enrichment      Responsibility:    Resources:          Indicators of Success: Oral,
                   through field trips.     Teachers           Busses              written, illustrated response

                      Start:     08/2008    Target Population: Budget amount:      Priority: Medium
                                            Pk- 5th grades,    $100.00
                      Frequency: ongoing    800 students                           Progress: In progress
                      Finish:    05/2009                       Source: Other
                                                               (999-9) : Campus
                                                               Budget, $100
                                                               teacher
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                                                Comments: 50% - December
                                                100% - May

          1.1.9    After school tutorials for   Responsibility:    Resources:             Indicators of Success:
                   grades 3-5, focusing on      Teachers           Books, TAKS            Increase scores
                   TAKS remediation                                preparation
                                                Target Population: materials              Priority: High
                       Start:       10/2008     3-5 students
                                                                   Budget amount:         Progress: In progress
                       Frequency: ongoing
                                                                   $12,000.00
                       Finish:    04/2009
                                                                    Source: Other
                                                                    (999-9) : Title 1 -
                                                                    $3,000
                                                                    Campus Budget -
                                                                    $3,000
                                                                    Bilingual - $3,000

                                                Comments: 10% - November
                                                100% - April

          1.1.10   Reading Improvement          Responsibility:    Resources: Books Indicators of Success:
                   Programs                     Kindergarten 1st                      Students reach appropriate
                   (KARIP, FARIP, SARIP,        and 2nd grade      Budget amount:     reading level
                   TARIP)                       teachers           $2,100.00
                                                                                      Priority: High
                       Start:     10/2008       Target Population: Source: Other
                                                K-5th graders, At (999-9) : Title 1 - Progress: In progress
                       Frequency: ongoing       Risk               $100
                       Finish:      11/2009                        Comp Ed - $2,000

                                                Comments: 10% - September 2005
                                                100% - November 2006

          1.1.11   S.A.F.E. Team                Responsibility:     Resources:            Indicators of Success:
                                                Counselor, Music    People and vests      Student Discipline
                       Start:     09/2008       Teacher, P.E.                             improves.
                                                Coach               Budget amount:        Safe school environment.
                       Frequency: ongoing
                                                                    $700.00
                       Finish:    05/2009       Target Population:                        Priority: Medium
                                                PreK - 5th grade   Source: Other
                                                                   (999-9) : Campus       Progress: In progress
                                                                   Budget - $500
                                                                   PTA - $200

                                                Comments: 50% - December 2005
                                                100% - May 2006

          1.1.12   Focus on improving           Responsibility:     Resources:            Indicators of Success: 90%
                   Science scores by            Principal, CIS, 5th Materials and         passing rate on Science
                   remediating students         grade teachers      software              TAKS test
                   early.
                                                Target Population: Budget amount:         Priority: High
                       Start:     08/2008       5th grade          $2,000.00
                                                students                                  Progress: In progress
                       Frequency: ongoing                          Source: Other
                       Finish:    05/2009                          (999-9) : Title 1 -
                                                                   $2,000
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                                              Comments: 10% - September
                                              100% - May

          1.1.13   Add Instructional          Responsibility:      Resources:           Indicators of Success: 90%
                   Specialists to all TAKS    Principal            People               passing rate on all TAKS
                   tested grades                                                        tests
                                              Target Population: Budget amount:
                       Start:      08/2006    3rd, 4th, 5th grade $100,000.00           Priority: High
                                              students
                       Frequency: ongoing                         Source: Other         Progress: Completed
                       Finish:    05/2007                         (999-9) : Title 1 -
                                                                  50,000
                                                                  Local - 50,000

                                              Comments: 100% - August
                                              100% - May

          1.1.14   Continue recognition of    Responsibility:      Resources: Gifts,    Indicators of Success:
                   wedding, births,           Climate              recognition          Acceptance of gifts
                   retirements                Committee
                                                                 Budget amount:         Priority: Medium
                       Start:     05/2008     Target Population: $500.00
                                              Faculty and staff                         Progress: In progress
                       Frequency: ongoing                        Source: Other
                       Finish:    05/2009                        (999-9) : Campus
                                                                 Budget - $20 gift -
                                                                 $500

                                              Comments: 10% - September
                                              100% - May

          1.1.15   Continue Fine Arts         Responsibility:      Resources:           Indicators of Success:
                   program through music      Music Teacher        Transportation       Students attend
                   instruction, community                          and materials
                   choral presentations and   Target Population:                     Priority: High
                   visits to the museum of    5th grade          Budget amount:
                   fine arts.                 students / Honor   $200.00             Progress: In progress
                                              Choir
                       Start:     09/2008                        Source: Other
                                                                 (999-9) : Campus
                       Frequency: ongoing                        and district budget
                       Finish:    05/2009

          1.1.16                              Responsibility:      Resources:           Indicators of Success:
                                              Principal,           People               Students hear from college
                       Start:     08/2008     Assistant                                 educated individuals
                                              Principal, Grade     Budget amount:
                       Frequency: ongoing
                                              Level Chairs         $5,000.00            Priority: High
                       Finish:    05/2009
                                              Target Population: Source: Other          Progress: In progress
                                              2-5 students       (999-9) :
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          1.1.17                           Responsibility:    Resources:        Indicators of Success:
                                           Principal          People            Students are successful
                      Start:     08/2008                                        and ready for the next
                                           Target Population: Budget amount:    grade level.
                      Frequency: ongoing   All Teachers and $5,000.00
                      Finish:    05/2009   all Students                         Priority: High
                                                              Source: Title I
                                                              Part A (211-5)    Progress: In progress
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         Objective 1.2: Maintain a safe climate that is conducive to learning as well as one that models a fair,
                        respectful, and professional atmosphere in the classroom and entire school.
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          Action Action Statement                Primary              Resources              Indicators of
          ID                                     Responsibility       Required and           Success
                 Start & Finish Dates            (Person)             Source of Funding
                                                                      ($ amounts)            Priority & Progress
                                                 and Target
                                                 Population and #     Budget Amount &
                                                 Served               Source

          1.2.1    Recognize nine week           Responsibility:      Resources: People      Indicators of
                   TAKS                          Instructional                               Success: Increase
                   AchievementBenchmarks         Specialist           Budget amount:         in students being
                                                                      $0.00                  recognized
                   Start:        10/2008         Target Population:
                                                 3-5 grade student,   Source: Other          Priority: High
                                 each grading    about 350            (999-9) : 0
                   Frequency:
                                 period
                                                                                             Progress: In
                   Finish:       03/2009                                                     progress

                                                 Comments: 10% - October
                                                 100% - May

          1.2.2    Nine Week Award               Responsibility:      Resources: People      Indicators of
                   Ceremonies by grade           Grade level chairs                          Success:
                   levels                                             Budget amount:         Acceptance of
                                                 Target Population:   $1,200.00              Certificates &
                   Start:     10/2008            PK-5th Grade                                Recognition
                                                 students             Source: Other
                              each grading       800+                 (999-9) : Campus
                   Frequency:                                                                Priority: High
                              period                                  Budget, $300 per 9
                   Finish:       04/2009                              wks                    Progress: In
                                                                                             progress
                                                 Comments: 30% - October
                                                 100% - May

          1.2.3    Maintain a Safe and Drug      Responsibility:      Resources: People      Indicators of
                   Free Schools environment      Safe Team                                   Success:
                                                 Coordinator,         Budget amount:         Community,
                            Start:     08/2008   counselor            $300.00                Teachers, students
                                                                                             continue to feel
                            Frequency: ongoing   Target Population:   Source: Other          secure
                            Finish:    05/2009   800 students         (999-9) : Campus
                                                                      budget                 Priority: High

                                                                                             Progress: In
                                                                                             progress

                                                 Comments: 10% - September
                                                 100% - December

          1.2.4    Red Ribbon Week                                                     Responsibility:        Resour
                                                                                       Counselor              Ribbon
                   Start:     10/2008
                                                                                       Target Population:     Budget
                              One week a                                               800 students
                   Frequency:                                                                                 $300.00
                              year
                   Finish:       10/2008                                                                      Source
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                                                                     (999-9) : Campus
                                                                     Budget              Progress: In
                                                                                         progress

                                               Comments: 100% - October
                                               100% - October

          1.2.5    Peer Mediation              Responsibility:       Resources: People   Indicators of
                                               Counselor                                 Success: Students
                         Start:      09/2008                         Budget amount:      solve problems and
                                               Target Population:    $0.00               experience less
                         Frequency: ongoing    800 students                              stress
                         Finish:    05/2009                          Source: Other
                                                                     (999-9) : None      Priority: Medium

                                                                                         Progress: In
                                                                                         progress
                                               Comments: 50% - September
                                               100% - May

          1.2.6    Improve classroom facilities Responsibility:      Resources: Desks    Indicators of
                                                Principal            and materials       Success: Students
                         Start:     04/2008                                              have better
                                                Target Population:   Budget amount:      equipment to
                         Frequency: ongoing 3rd grade students
                                                                     $5,658.00           improve learning
                         Finish:    07/2009                                              conditions.
                                                                     Source: Other
                                                                     (999-9) : Title I   Priority: Medium

                                                                                         Progress: In
                                                                                         progress

                                               Comments: 10% - April
                                               100% - August

          1.2.7                                Responsibility:       Resources: People   Indicators of
                                               Principal                                 Success: Safe
                         Start:     08/2008                          Budget amount:      Climate at School
                                               Target Population:    $4,000.00
                         Frequency: ongoing    All Students                              Priority: High
                         Finish:    05/2009                          Source: Other
                                                                     (999-9) : Campus    Progress: In
                                                                     budget.             progress
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         Objective 1.3: To maintain a successful unilateral/bilateral communication network to better assist the
                        learning process.
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          Action Action Statement                 Primary              Resources              Indicators of
          ID                                      Responsibility       Required and           Success
                 Start & Finish Dates             (Person)             Source of Funding
                                                                       ($ amounts)            Priority & Progress
                                                  and Target
                                                  Population and #     Budget Amount &
                                                  Served               Source

          1.3.1    Review/report finding for      Responsibility:      Resources: People      Indicators of
                   implementation of C.I.P.       Site-Based Team                             Success:
                                                                       Budget amount:         Implementation of
                            Start:     01/2008    Target Population:   $0.00                  C.I.P.
                                                  All Teachers
                            Frequency: ongoing                         Source: Other          Priority: High
                            Finish:    01/2008                         (999-9) : None
                                                                                              Progress: In
                                                                                              progress

                                                  Comments: 10% - September
                                                  100% - May

          1.3.2    Share Highlights of District   Responsibility:      Resources:          Indicators of
                   Meetings with grade levels     District Reps, LA,   Computer, software, Success: District
                                                  Math, Science,       people              Information
                            Start:     08/2008    Social Studies                           dispensed
                                                                       Budget amount:
                            Frequency: ongoing    Target Population:   $0.00               Priority: Medium
                            Finish:    05/2009    Faculty and staff,
                                                  about 60             Source: Other          Progress: In
                                                                       (999-9) : None         progress

                                                  Comments: 10% - September
                                                  100% - May

          1.3.3    Distribute listing with    Responsibility:          Resources:             Indicators of
                   calendar for campus events Office                   Software               Success: "Weekly
                   in the JCE weekly reader                                                   Reader" published
                   (Intranet)                 Target Population:       Budget amount:         on Campus Based
                                              Faculty and staff        $0.00                  Intranet
                            Start:     08/2008
                                                                       Source: Other          Priority: Medium
                            Frequency: ongoing                         (999-9) : None
                            Finish:    04/2009                                                Progress: In
                                                                                              progress
                                                  Comments: 10% - August
                                                  100% - May

          1.3.4    Distribute district/campus                                           Responsibility:        Resour
                   TAKS agenda calendars                                                Instructional
                                                                                        Specialists            Budget
                   Start:     08/2008                                                                          $0.00
                                                                                        Target Population:
                              At the                                                    3-5 grade teachers     Source
                              beginning of                                                                     (999-9)
                   Frequency:
                              the school                                                                       Instruct
                              year.
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                   Finish:         08/2009                                                    progress

                                                  Comments: 10% - August
                                                  100% - April

          1.3.5    Distribute class rolls with    Responsibility:      Resources:             Indicators of
                   previous years TAKS            Instructional        Spreadsheats           Success:
                   results.                       Specialists                                 Distribution of class
                                                                       Budget amount:         rolls
                          Start:        08/2008   Target Population:   $0.00
                                                  4th and 5th grade                           Priority: High
                          Frequency: ongoing      teachers             Source: Other
                          Finish:    08/2009                           (999-9) : Campus       Progress: In
                                                                       2nd grade spring       progress
                                                                       post-test results

                                                  Comments: 10% - August
                                                  100% - May

          1.3.6    Distribute desegregated        Responsibility:      Resources: Paper       Indicators of
                   TAKS results                   Instructional        and software           Success:
                                                  Specialists                                 Distribution of
                          Start:        08/2008                        Budget amount:         classroom lists
                                                  Target Population:   $0.00
                          Frequency: ongoing      2nd, 3rd, 4th, and                          Priority: High
                          Finish:    05/2009      5th grade teachers   Source: Other
                                                                       (999-9) : 2nd Grade    Progress: In
                                                                       Pre-test Mid-year      progress
                                                                       test
                                                                       None - $0
                                                  Comments: 50% - August
                                                  100% - May

          1.3.7    Meet to analyze, discuss  Responsibility:           Resources: People      Indicators of
                   and plan TAKS remediation Grade level chairs                               Success:
                                                                       Budget amount:         Documentation
                          Start:     08/2008      Target Population:   $0.00                  reflected in Lesson
                                                  2nd, 3rd, 4th, and                          Plans and mock
                          Frequency: ongoing      5th teachers         Source: Other          TAKS scores
                          Finish:    05/2009                           (999-9) : Results of
                                                                       most current           Priority: High
                                                                       assessment
                                                                       $0                     Progress: In
                                                                                              progress

                                                  Comments: 10% - August
                                                  100% - December

          1.3.8    Share Grade Level Chair                                              Responsibility:         Resour
                   meeting information with                                             Grade Level Chairs      and ma
                   grade level/team
                                                                                        Target Population:      Budget
                          Start:     08/2008                                            Faculty and staff       $0.00
                          Frequency: ongoing                                                                    Source
                          Finish:    05/2009                                                                    (999-9)
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                                                                   $0                    progress

                                              Comments: 10% - August
                                              100% - May

          1.3.9    Continue to review         Responsibility:      Resources: Mock       Indicators of
                   District/Campus TAKS Plan Individual members    Taks assessment       Success: Final
                                              and self                                   TAKS results
                           Start:     08/2008                      Budget amount:
                                              Target Population:   $0.00                 Priority: High
                           Frequency: ongoing Faculty and staff
                           Finish:    05/2009                      Source: Other         Progress: In
                                                                   (999-9) : Mock Taks   progress
                                                                   assessment
                                                                   $0

                                              Comments: 10% - August
                                              100% - April

          1.3.10   Develop and utilize our    Responsibility:       Resources: People    Indicators of
                   campus PST committee       Counselor, principal,                      Success: Teacher
                   and meet monthly do        resource teacher,     Budget amount:       work with staff to
                   discuss student issues.    grade level teachers $0.00                 better serve
                                                                                         students in order
                         Start:     09/2008   Target Population:   Source: Other         that they meet
                                              1-5 grade teachers   (999-9) : None        success.
                         Frequency: ongoing   and students
                         Finish:    05/2009                                              Priority: High

                                                                                         Progress: In
                                                                                         progress

                                              Comments: 50% - September
                                              100% - May
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         Objective 1.4: Continuously improve the curriculum in a way that helps teachers teach students life-long
                        skills so that students will become life-long learners.
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          Action Action Statement               Primary               Resources               Indicators of
          ID                                    Responsibility        Required and            Success
                 Start & Finish Dates           (Person)              Source of Funding
                                                                      ($ amounts)             Priority & Progress
                                                and Target
                                                Population and #      Budget Amount &
                                                Served                Source

          1.4.1    Continue to visit peer       Responsibility:       Resources: None         Indicators of
                   classrooms for TAKS          Principal and                                 Success: Copy of
                   improvement                  requesting teachers   Budget amount:          confirmation form
                                                                      $0.00                   requesting teacher
                          Start:      08/2008   Target Population:                            to Instructional
                                                PK-5th grade, about   Source: Other           Specialist
                          Frequency: ongoing    60                    (999-9) : None
                          Finish:    05/2009                                                  Priority: High

                                                                                              Progress: In
                                                                                              progress

                                                Comments: 10% - August
                                                100% - May

          1.4.2    Continue to exchange         Responsibility:       Resources:              Indicators of
                   ideas, discuss problems      Grade Level Chairs    Transportation          Success: Improved
                   and compare experiences                                                    TAKS scores
                   with TAKS - Visit other      Target Population:    Budget amount:
                   campuses.                    PK-5 grade, about     $0.00                   Priority: Medium
                                                60
                          Start:      08/2008                         Source: Other           Progress: Planned
                                                                      (999-9) : 0
                          Frequency: ongoing
                          Finish:    05/2009    Comments: 10% - August
                                                100% - May

          1.4.3    Maintain Outdoor             Responsibility:       Resources: Plants       Indicators of
                   Education Classroom (        Environmental         and people              Success: Campus
                   Habitat )                    Committee                                     Participation
                                                                      Budget amount:
                          Start:     08/2008    Target Population:    $200.00                 Priority: Low
                                                Faculty and
                          Frequency: ongoing    students              Source: Other           Progress: In
                          Finish:    05/2009                          (999-9) : PTA &         progress
                                                                      Grants - $200

                                                Comments: 50% - December
                                                100% - May

          1.4.4    TAKS Tutorials                                                       Responsibility:        Resour
                                                                                        Principals &           Materia
                          Start:     10/2008                                            Instructional
                                                                                        Specialists            Budget
                          Frequency: ongoing
                                                                                                               $18,000
                          Finish:    04/2009                                            Target Population:
                                                                                        3-5 students           Source
                                                                                                               (999-9)
                                                                                                               $6000
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                                                                         Title - $12000

                                                    Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May

          1.4.5    Accelerated Reader          Responsibility:           Resources: Books        Indicators of
                   Program 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Librarian and             and Software            Success: 90%
                   Graders                     teachers                                          passing TAKS
                                                                         Budget amount:
                          Start:       09/2008      Target Population:   $7,535.00               Priority: High
                                                    2-5 students
                          Frequency: ongoing                             Source: Other           Progress: In
                          Finish:    05/2009                             (999-9) : Title 1 -     progress
                                                                         $4,000
                                                                         Comp Ed - 2,035
                                                                         Campus - 1,000
                                                                         PTA - 500

                                                    Comments: 50% - December
                                                    100% - May

          1.4.6    Dyslexia Reading -               Responsibility:      Resources: Books,       Indicators of
                   Students who qualify as          Gail Gregory         materials, software     Success: Students
                   being dyslexic are provided                                                   are successful in
                   additional reading support       Target Population:   Budget amount:          reading and English
                                                    All students         $1,000.00               class
                          Start:     08/2008        Dyslexic students
                                                                         Source: Other         Priority: Medium
                          Frequency: ongoing                             (999-9) : Special Ed.
                          Finish:    05/2009                             and Comp. Ed.         Progress: In
                                                                         budget                progress
                                                    Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May

          1.4.7    Provide environment for all      Responsibility:      Resources: Books        Indicators of
                   teachers to recognize and        Gail Gregory         and materials           Success: Students
                   understand Dyslexia for                                                       are successful in
                   successful identification        Target Population:   Budget amount:          reading and English
                   and referral of students.        All students,        $100.00                 classes
                                                    Dyslexic students
                          Start:     08/2008                             Source: Other           Priority: Medium
                                                                         (999-9) : Campus
                          Frequency: ongoing                             budget                  Progress: In
                          Finish:    04/2009                                                     progress
                                                    Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May

          1.4.8    Provide State-approved                                                  Responsibility:        Resour
                   instruction/monitoring for all                                          Gail Gregory           materia
                   unidentified Dyslexia
                   students                                                                Target Population:     Budget
                                                                                           All students,          $50.00
                          Start:     08/2008                                               dyslexic students
                                                                                                                  Source
                          Frequency: ongoing                                                                      (999-9)
                          Finish:    05/2009                                                                      budget
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                                                                                               progress

                                                    Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May

          1.4.9    Provide Teachers with        Responsibility:          Resources: Books      Indicators of
                   latest Curriculum to prepare Principal, Bilingual     and materials         Success:
                   Immigrant and Bilingual      teachers                                       Improvement in
                   students for TAKS test                                Budget amount:        passing rate for
                                                Target Population:       $1,000.00             Immigrant students
                           Start:      10/2008 3-5 students
                                                                         Source: Other         Priority: High
                            Frequency: ongoing                           (999-9) : Title 1
                            Finish:    04/2009                                                 Progress: In
                                                                                               progress
                                                    Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May

          1.4.10   Provide Teachers and             Responsibility:      Resources: People     Indicators of
                   campus with a full time          Alice Gallagher                            Success: Improve
                   Campus Instructional                                  Budget amount:        instruction for low
                   Specialist                       Target Population:   $46,000.00            performing students
                                                    K-5
                            Start:        08/2008                        Source: Other         Priority: High
                                                                         (999-9) : Comp Ed -
                            Frequency: ongoing                           46,000                Progress: In
                            Finish:    05/2009                                                 progress

                                                    Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May

          1.4.11   Provide Teachers and             Responsibility:      Resources: People     Indicators of
                   campus with a full time          Theresa Parker                             Success: Improve
                   Technology Instructional                              Budget amount:        teacher and student
                   Specialist                       Target Population:   $46,000.00            performance with
                                                    k-5th grade                                computers
                            Start:     08/2008                           Source: Other
                                                                         (999-9) : Title 1 -   Priority: High
                            Frequency: ongoing                           46,000
                            Finish:    05/2009                                                 Progress: In
                                                                                               progress
                                                    Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May

          1.4.12   Provide campus with 4            Responsibility:     Resources: People      Indicators of
                   aides to assist teachers         M. Rivera, M.                              Success: Assist
                                                    Tomek, P. Quinn, S. Budget amount:         Early Childhood
                   Start:     08/2008               Villarreal          $50,000.00             teachers
                              At the                Target Population:   Source: Other         Priority: High
                              beginning of          Pre-1st              (999-9) : Title 1
                   Frequency:
                              the school
                                                                                               Progress:
                              year.
                                                                                               Completed
                   Finish:           05/2009
                                                    Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May
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          1.4.13   Provide campus with 2         Responsibility:      Resources: People     Indicators of
                   extra Teachers                A. Gallagher, G.                           Success: Improve
                                                 Gregory              Budget amount:        performance of low
                          Start:       08/2008                        $92,000.00            performing students
                                                 Target Population:
                          Frequency: ongoing     3-5 students         Source: Other         Priority: High
                          Finish:    05/2009                          (999-9) : Title 1 -
                                                                      92,000                Progress:
                                                                                            Completed

                                                 Comments: 50% - January
                                                 100% - May

          1.4.14   Purchase additional           Responsibility:      Resources: Books      Indicators of
                   reading materials and         S. Dixon                                   Success: Increase
                   supplies for Library                               Budget amount:        availability and
                                                 Target Population:   $4,243.00             selection of library
                          Start:       08/2008   1-5                                        books
                                                                      Source: Other
                          Frequency: ongoing                          (999-9) : Comp Ed -   Priority: High
                          Finish:    05/2009                          $4,243
                                                                                            Progress: In
                                                                                            progress
                                                 Comments: 50% - January
                                                 100% - May

          1.4.15   Maintain a first class        Responsibility:      Resources:            Indicators of
                   physical education            Principal and P.E.   Equipment             Success: Students
                   program.                      teacher.                                   loving P.E. and
                                                                      Budget amount:        equipment in place.
                          Start:     09/2008     Target Population:   $4,000.00
                                                 All Students                               Priority: Medium
                          Frequency: ongoing                          Source: Other
                          Finish:      05/2009                        (999-9) : Various     Progress:
                                                                      local and federal     Completed
                                                                      budgets
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         Objective 1.5: To promote administrative support in a way that is acceptable to all.

          Action Action Statement                Primary                Resources               Indicators of
          ID                                     Responsibility         Required and            Success
                 Start & Finish Dates            (Person)               Source of Funding
                                                                        ($ amounts)             Priority & Progress
                                                 and Target
                                                 Population and #       Budget Amount &
                                                 Served                 Source

          1.5.1    Continue to be visible on     Responsibility:        Resources: People       Indicators of
                   campus                        Principals                                     Success: Seen in
                                                                        Budget amount:          halls, classrooms
                          Start:      08/2008    Target Population:     $0.00                   and cafeteria
                                                 Faculty, Staff, and
                          Frequency: ongoing     Students               Source: Other           Priority: High
                          Finish:    05/2009                            (999-9) : None
                                                                                                Progress: In
                                                                                                progress

                                                 Comments: 10% - August
                                                 100% - May

          1.5.2    Continue Consistent          Responsibility:     Resources: People           Indicators of
                   school-wide discipline using Principal and                                   Success: Problems
                   CHAMPS training and          Assistant Principal Budget amount:              decline on campus
                   Foundations training.                            $0.00
                                                Target Population:                              Priority: Medium
                          Start:      08/2008 Faculty, Staff, and   Source: Other
                                                Students            (999-9) : None              Progress: In
                          Frequency: ongoing
                                                                                                progress
                          Finish:     05/2009
                                                Comments: 10% - September
                                                100% - May

          1.5.3    "TAKS Talks" with students    Responsibility:        Resources: Principal Indicators of
                                                 Principals                                  Success: Maintain
                          Start:     10/2008                            Budget amount:       high TAKS Scores
                                                 Target Population:     $0.00
                          Frequency: ongoing     3-5 Students and                            Priority: High
                          Finish:    04/2009     teachers               Source: Other
                                                                        (999-9) : Mid-year   Progress: In
                                                                        results in R/W/M     progress
                                                                        $0

                                                 Comments: 30% - October
                                                 100% - April
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          1.5.4    Continue to monitor and    Responsibility:        Resources: Gift    Indicators of
                   reward both students and   Principal and          certificates and   Success:
                   teachers for high          Assistant Principal    other rewards.     Attendance remains
                   attendance through                                                   high.
                   recognition.               Target Population:     Budget amount:
                                              All Teachers and all   $500.00            Priority: High
                         Start:     09/2008   Students
                                                                     Source: Other      Progress: In
                         Frequency: ongoing                          (999-9) : Campus   progress
                         Finish:    05/2009                          budget.
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         Objective 1.6: We will identify areas of improvement to better prepare students for college course work.

          Action Action Statement                 Primary              Resources              Indicators of
          ID                                      Responsibility       Required and           Success
                 Start & Finish Dates             (Person)             Source of Funding
                                                                       ($ amounts)            Priority & Progress
                                                  and Target
                                                  Population and #     Budget Amount &
                                                  Served               Source

          1.6.1    GT teachers will work with     Responsibility:      Resources: Time        Indicators of
                   the school administration to   GT teachers                                 Success: District
                   maintain contact with                               Budget amount:         experiences more
                   parents of college bound       Target Population:   $0.00                  students entering
                   and help them directed         G/T students                                college.
                   toward college.                                     Source: Other
                                                                       (999-9) : Campus       Priority: High
                          Start:     09/2008                           Budget
                                                                                              Progress: In
                          Frequency: ongoing
                                                                                              progress
                          Finish:     05/2009
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         Objective 1.7: The campus will work with the district to define measures by which students success can
                        be determined, relative to the tested foundation curriculum areas of mathematics, social
                        studies, science, and English/Language Arts and the enrichment curriculum areas not
                        tested by TAKS including art, music, theater and dance.

          Action Action Statement                 Primary                Resources           Indicators of
          ID                                      Responsibility         Required and        Success
                 Start & Finish Dates             (Person)               Source of Funding
                                                                         ($ amounts)         Priority & Progress
                                                  and Target
                                                  Population and #       Budget Amount &
                                                  Served                 Source

          1.7.1    Teachers and campus            Responsibility:        Resources: People   Indicators of
                   administrators will explore    Principal, Assistant   and Field Trip      Success: Activities
                   events and activities that     Principal, Campus      Locations           completed.
                   will enrich the curriculum     Instructional
                   not tested by TAKS. Events     Specialists            Budget amount:      Priority: High
                   will include field trips and                          $5,000.00
                   enrichment activities in       Target Population:                         Progress: Planned
                   classrooms.                    All Students           Source: Other
                                                                         (999-9) : Campus
                          Start:     09/2008                             Budget
                          Frequency: ongoing
                          Finish:     05/2009
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         Objective 1.8: Students will learn and use the latest technology that will enhance their academic
                        successfulness.

          Action Action Statement                  Primary                Resources            Indicators of
          ID                                       Responsibility         Required and         Success
                 Start & Finish Dates              (Person)               Source of Funding
                                                                          ($ amounts)          Priority & Progress
                                                   and Target
                                                   Population and #       Budget Amount &
                                                   Served                 Source

          1.8.1    Students will have              Responsibility:        Resources:           Indicators of
                   experience with computers       Amanda Matheson        Technology           Success: Increased
                   and other forms and                                    equipment, people,   usage of latest
                   technology during the           Target Population:     time                 technology.
                   course of the school year.      All Teachers and all
                   Our campus Technology           Students               Budget amount:       Priority: High
                   Instructional Specialist will                          $1,000.00
                   oversee implementation of                                                   Progress: In
                   programs for our faculty                               Source: Other        progress
                   and students that will                                 (999-9) :
                   improve ongoing growth in
                   technology.

                          Start:     08/2008
                          Frequency: ongoing
                          Finish:      05/2009
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         Objective 1.9: Improve student use and exposure to new and developing technology so as to prepare our
                        students for higher education.

          Action Action Statement                Primary                Resources           Indicators of
          ID                                     Responsibility         Required and        Success
                 Start & Finish Dates            (Person)               Source of Funding
                                                                        ($ amounts)         Priority & Progress
                                                 and Target
                                                 Population and #       Budget Amount &
                                                 Served                 Source

          1.9.1    Investigate new technology,   Responsibility:        Resources:          Indicators of
                   educational viewpoints, and   Technology             Software and new    Success: Students
                   instructional strategies in   Instructional          hardware.           and faculty are up to
                   order to provide our          Specialist                                 date on technology.
                   students with the most                               Budget amount:
                   current educational           Target Population:     $2,000.00           Priority: High
                   technology possible.          All Teachers and all
                                                 Students               Source: Other       Progress: In
                         Start:     09/2006                             (999-9) :           progress
                         Frequency: ongoing
                         Finish:     05/2011
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         Goal 2:        STAFF DEVELOPMENT
                        Investigate new technology, educational veiwpoints, and instructional strategies in order to
                        provide our staff with the most current educational information possible.
                        Projected Date of Completion of Goal: 05/2009

                        Rationale/Correlation
                          Graduate Profile(s):      01, 02, 05
                           District Goal(s):       02, 03
                           Superintendent Goal(s): 01, 02, 03

         Objective 2.1: To assist, train, develop, and retain quality professional educators.

          Action Action Statement                 Primary                Resources              Indicators of
          ID                                      Responsibility         Required and           Success
                 Start & Finish Dates             (Person)               Source of Funding
                                                                         ($ amounts)            Priority & Progress
                                                  and Target
                                                  Population and #       Budget Amount &
                                                  Served                 Source

          2.1.1    New teacher Cooperative        Responsibility:        Resources: People      Indicators of
                   Training                       Principals                                    Success: Teacher
                                                                         Budget amount:         participation Eval
                          Start:     08/2006      Target Population:     $0.00
                                                  New Teachers                                  Priority: High
                          Frequency: ongoing                             Source: Other
                          Finish:    05/2007                             (999-9) : Campus       Progress: In
                                                                         Budget                 progress

                                                  Comments: 50% - August
                                                  100% - December

          2.1.2    Drive New Teachers             Responsibility:        Resources: Van and     Indicators of
                   around community to            JCE                    people                 Success: Teachers
                   familiarize them with the      Mentor/Principal                              are pleased & feel
                   people we serve                                       Budget amount:         welcome
                                                  Target Population:     $300.00
                          Start:     08/2006      New teachers                                  Priority: Medium
                                                                         Source: Other
                          Frequency: ongoing                             (999-9) : campus       Progress:
                          Finish:    08/2007                             budget                 Completed

                                                  Comments: 75% - August
                                                  100% - September

          2.1.3                                   Responsibility:        Resources:             Indicators of
                                                  Principal, Campus      Software and           Success: Teachers
                          Start:     08/2008      Technology             hardware               are abreast of new
                                                  Teacher                                       educational
                          Frequency: ongoing
                                                                         Budget amount:         perspectives.
                          Finish:    05/2009      Target Population:     $1,000.00
                                                  All Teachers and all                          Priority: High
                                                  Students               Source: Other
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                                           (999-9) : Campus   Progress: In
                                           budget             progress
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         Objective 2.2: To provide support in a way that all staff members have the opportunity to attend
                        educational meetings so that school success is achieved.
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          Action Action Statement                 Primary                Resources           Indicators of
          ID                                      Responsibility         Required and        Success
                 Start & Finish Dates             (Person)               Source of Funding
                                                                         ($ amounts)         Priority & Progress
                                                  and Target
                                                  Population and #       Budget Amount &
                                                  Served                 Source

          2.2.1    Teachers share workshop        Responsibility:        Resources: People   Indicators of
                   information with grade         Grade Level Chairs     and information     Success: Continued
                   chairs using simple format.                                               90% + passing rate
                                                  Target Population:     Budget amount:      on TAKS
                          Start:      08/2008     Selected teachers      $100.00
                                                                                             Priority: Medium
                          Frequency: ongoing                             Source: Other
                          Finish:    05/2009                             (999-9) : Campus    Progress: In
                                                                         budget              progress

                                                  Comments: 50% - November
                                                  100% - May

          2.2.2    Make available Staff           Responsibility:        Resources:          Indicators of
                   Development money for          Principal              Worthwhile          Success: Teacher
                   Faculty & Staff to                                    workshops.          participation in Staff
                   investigate current research   Target Population:                         Development
                   based practices                Faculty and staff      Budget amount:
                                                                         $2,000.00           Priority: Medium
                          Start:      08/2008
                                                                         Source: Other       Progress: In
                          Frequency: ongoing                             (999-9) : Campus    progress
                          Finish:    05/2009                             Budget

                                                  Comments: 50% - November
                                                  100% - May

          2.2.3    Continue to develop            Responsibility:        Resources: Books    Indicators of
                   Professional Library           Librarian CIS                              Success: Teachers
                                                                         Budget amount:      use it
                          Start:     07/2008      Target Population:     $100.00
                                                  60 faculty and staff                       Priority: Medium
                          Frequency: ongoing      members                Source: Other
                          Finish:    05/2009                             (999-9) : Campus    Progress: In
                                                                         Budget              progress

                                                  Comments: 50% - December
                                                  100% - May

          2.2.4    Continue Faculty Staff      Responsibility:           Resources: People   Indicators of
                   Functions outside of School Climate Committee                             Success: Faculty
                                                                         Budget amount:      Staff Participation
                          Start:     08/2008      Target Population:     $1,000.00
                                                  Faculty and staff                          Priority: Low
                          Frequency: ongoing                             Source: Other
                          Finish:    05/2009                             (999-9) : Student   Progress: Planned
                                                                         activity
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                                           Comments: 50% - December
                                           100% - May
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         Goal 3:        PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT
                        The campus will work to increase parental support at the JCE campus.
                        Projected Date of Completion of Goal: 05/2008

                        Rationale/Correlation
                          Graduate Profile(s):     01, 04
                          District Goal(s):       01, 02, 04, 06
                          Superintendent Goal(s): 01, 04

         Objective 3.1: Faculty, staff and parents will work to increase parental support on our campus through
                        various programs.
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          Action Action Statement               Primary                Resources               Indicators of
          ID                                    Responsibility         Required and            Success
                 Start & Finish Dates           (Person)               Source of Funding
                                                                       ($ amounts)             Priority &
                                                and Target                                     Progress
                                                Population and #       Budget Amount &
                                                Served                 Source

          3.1.1    Pre K/KN Round Up            Responsibility:        Resources: People       Indicators of
                                                ECE, Pre-K, Kinder     and time                Success: Prepared
                   Start:       08/2008         Team                                           Pre-K, Kinder
                                                                       Budget amount:          students
                                End of the      Target Population:
                   Frequency:                                          $200.00
                                school year.    ECE, PK, K                                     Priority: High
                   Finish:      08/2008         Students               Source: Other
                                                                       (999-9) :               Progress:
                                                                       PTA/Student             Completed
                                                                       Activity/Campus
                                                                       Funds
                                                Comments: 20% - May
                                                100% - August

          3.1.2    Parent Orientation - "Meet   Responsibility:        Resources: Parents, Indicators of
                   the Teacher Night"           Dee Owens,             teachers, Parent    Success:
                                                Teachers, Jim Keal     Orientation Manual  Attendance at
                   Start:     08/2008                                                      meeting, Parents
                                                Target Population:     Budget amount:      learning more about
                              Beginning of      Parents of JCE         $25,000.00          child development
                   Frequency: the school        students                                   and importance of
                              year.                                    Source: Other       college
                   Finish:      09/2008                                (999-9) : 500 -
                                                                       Campus Funds        Priority: High
                                                                       200 - PTA
                                                                                           Progress: In
                                                                                           progress

                                                Comments: 100% - September
                                                100% - September

          3.1.3    Invite parents to attend     Responsibility:        Resources: Parents      Indicators of
                   parental involvement         Aurora Hurtado         and Central office      Success: Large
                   workshop. #1 -                                      staff.                  number of parents
                   "Understanding the           Target Population:                             attending
                   Educational System".         All district parents   Budget amount:
                   Presented in English and                            $0.00                   Priority: High
                   Spanish on both sides of
                   the district                                        Source: Other           Progress:
                                                                       (999-9) : Title funds   Completed
                   Start:     09/2008
                              Beginning of
                   Frequency: the school
                              year.             Comments: Completion of evaluation forms
                                                Survey results - 100%
                   Finish:      09/2008
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          3.1.4    Invite parents to attend        Responsibility:        Resources: Parents      Indicators of
                   parental involvement            Aurora Hurtado         and central office      Success: Large
                   workshop.#2 - To be                                    staff.                  number of parents
                   announced based on              Target Population:                             attending
                   survey results. Presented in    All district parents   Budget amount:
                   English and Spanish on                                 $0.00                   Priority: High
                   both sides of the district
                                                                          Source: Other           Progress: In
                          Start:        10/2008                           (999-9) : Title funds   progress
                          Frequency: ongoing
                                                   Comments: Completion of evaluation forms
                          Finish:    10/2008       Survey results - 100%

          3.1.5    Participate in district level   Responsibility:        Resources: Parents      Indicators of
                   training for parent             Aurora Hurtado         and central office      Success: All
                   facilitators and additional                            staff.                  facilities attending &
                   personnel on "Practical         Target Population:                             positive evaluations
                   Parenting Education"            All facilities and     Budget amount:          completed
                                                   other personnel        $0.00
                          Start:     09/2008                                                      Priority: High
                                                                          Source: Other
                          Frequency: ongoing                              (999-9) : Title funds   Progress: In
                          Finish:    05/2009                                                      progress
                                                   Comments: 50% - completed by December
                                                   100% - completed by May

          3.1.6    Provide five parent             Responsibility:        Resources: Parents      Indicators of
                   education meetings for          Aurora Hurtado         and central office      Success: All
                   facilitators to provide                                staff.                  facilitators attending
                   resources and additional        Target Population:                             positive evaluation
                   information.                    All facilitators and   Budget amount:          completed
                                                   other personnel        $0.00
                          Start:     09/2008                                                      Priority: High
                                                                          Source: Other
                          Frequency: ongoing                              (999-9) : Title funds   Progress: In
                          Finish:    05/2009                                                      progress
                                                   Comments: 50%completed by December
                                                   100% May

          3.1.7    Provide end of year reports. Responsibility:           Resources: Reports      Indicators of
                                                Aurora Hurtado                                    Success: Number of
                         Start:      09/2008                              Budget amount:          parents attending
                                                Target Population:        $0.00                   parental
                         Frequency: ongoing All facilitators and
                                                                                                  involvement
                         Finish:     05/2009 other personnel              Source: Other           meetings increases.
                                                                          (999-9) : Title funds
                                                                                                  Priority: High

                                                                                                  Progress: In
                                                                                                  progress

                                                   Comments: 50%completed by December
                                                   100% - May
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          3.1.8    Parents meeting to review      Responsibility:       Resources: Agenda    Indicators of
                   the following:                 Principal                                  Success: A large
                   ·Title 1 programs on           /PTA/Parent           Budget amount:       number of parents
                   campus                         Facilitator Etc.      $0.00                attending meeting
                   ·Parental involvement                                                     (sign-in
                   requirement in Title 1         Target Population:    Source: Other        sheet).Evaluation
                   planning, reviewing and        All parents           (999-9) : Agenda     forms
                   improving of Title 1                                 sign-in sheet
                   programs.                                            evaluation forms     Priority: High
                   ·Reviewing district parental
                   involvement policy.                                                       Progress:
                   ·Explanation of curriculum                                                Completed
                   used on camus.
                   ·Inform them of the
                   academic assessments
                   used to measure academic
                   progress.
                   ·What proficiency levels are
                   students expected to meet
                   ·Review and Develop
                   School Compact:
                   ·Inform all Parents/Staff &
                   Students
                   ·Signed by
                   ·Filed on Central Location
                   ·Implement - "Creating
                   Family Friendly Schools" -
                   to improve parental
                   involvement
                   ·Module #3- evaluate
                   friendliness of your school    Comments: 50% - Positive evaluation form completed January
                                                  100% - District survey completed
                          Start:     09/2008
                          Frequency: ongoing
                          Finish:    05/2009

          3.1.9    Distribute parent              Responsibility:       Resources: surveys   Indicators of
                   involvement surveys to         Dr. Dee Mattox-Hall                        Success: Surveys
                   campuses.                      and Dept. of          Budget amount:       collected &
                                                  Research &            $0.00                evaluated,
                          Start:     05/2009      Evaluation                                 distributed for
                                                                        Source: Other        campus use
                          Frequency: ongoing      Target Population:    (999-9) : Research
                          Finish:    05/2009      All parents           and Evaluation       Priority: High
                                                                        Title 1
                                                                                             Progress: In
                                                                                             progress

                                                  Comments: 50% - May 2004
                                                  100% - August 2004
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         Objective 3.2: Faculty, staff, and parents will open channels toward positive communication and establish
                        relationships between home and school.
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          Action Action Statement                   Primary                 Resources             Indicators of
          ID                                        Responsibility          Required and          Success
                 Start & Finish Dates               (Person)                Source of Funding
                                                                            ($ amounts)           Priority & Progress
                                                    and Target
                                                    Population and #        Budget Amount &
                                                    Served                  Source

          3.2.1    Maintain a useful and            Responsibility:         Resources: Parent     Indicators of
                   effective a working              Parent Volunteer        volunteers            Success: More
                   volunteer schedule               Coordinator                                   Parental
                                                                            Budget amount:        Involvement
                            Start:        09/2008   Target Population:      $500.00
                                                    Parents of 800                                Priority: Medium
                            Frequency: ongoing      students                Source: Other
                            Finish:    05/2009                              (999-9) : Title 1 -   Progress:
                                                                            $500                  Completed

                                                    Comments: 50% - September
                                                    100% - May

          3.2.2    Establish classes on             Responsibility:         Resources: People     Indicators of
                   nutrition, and other parent      Director of Bilingual   and location          Success:
                   concerns                         Education                                     Attendance at
                                                                            Budget amount:        workshop
                   Start:     09/2008               Target Population:      $300.00
                                                    Interested parents                            Priority: High
                              At the                                        Source: Other
                              beginning of                                  (999-9) : Bilingual
                   Frequency:                                                                     Progress: In
                              the school                                    Education             progress
                              year.
                   Finish:           05/2009        Comments: 50% - January
                                                    100% - May

          3.2.3    Cara y Corazon Parent            Responsibility:         Resources: People     Indicators of
                   Involvement 6 Tuesdays of        Director of Bilingual   and materials         Success:
                   parenting classes.               Ed.                                           Attendance at
                                                                            Budget amount:        workshop
                            Start:     09/2008      Target Population:      $1,000.00
                                                    Parents                                       Priority: High
                            Frequency: ongoing                              Source: Other
                            Finish:    04/2009                              (999-9) : Bilingual   Progress: In
                                                                            funds                 progress

                                                    Comments: 15% - September
                                                    100% - April

          3.2.4    Parent ESL Class                 Responsibility:         Resources:            Indicators of
                                                    Director of Bilingual   Teachers and          Success:
                   Start:     02/2009               Education               materiasl             Attendance at
                                                                                                  workshop
                              Spring and            Target Population:
                   Frequency:                                               Budget amount:
                              Fall classes.         parents                 $2,000.00             Priority: High
                   Finish:           03/2009
                                                                            Source: Other         Progress:
                                                                            (999-9) : Bilingual   Completed
                                                                            funds
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                                           Comments: 10% - February
                                           100% - March
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         Objective 3.3: Continue with our Partners in Learning Program for one additional year to promote parental
                        involvement and understanding about the school's role and parents role in student
                        education.

          Action Action Statement               Primary               Resources              Indicators of
          ID                                    Responsibility        Required and           Success
                 Start & Finish Dates           (Person)              Source of Funding
                                                                      ($ amounts)            Priority & Progress
                                                and Target
                                                Population and #      Budget Amount &
                                                Served                Source

          3.3.1    Redistribute our parent      Responsibility:       Resources: People,     Indicators of
                   notebooks with current       Grade level           copy machine,          Success: Notebooks
                   updates during our open      chairpersons          people, time.          distributed. 60% of
                   house event.                                                              parents active in
                                                Target Population:   Budget amount:          reading and
                         Start:     09/2008     Parents and families $500.00                 understanding
                                                                                             partnership roles
                         Frequency: ongoing                           Source: Other          between the school
                         Finish:     09/2008                          (999-9) : Campus       and the parents.
                                                                      Budget
                                                                                             Priority: High

                                                                                             Progress: In
                                                                                             progress
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         Goal 4:        SCHOOL SAFETY
                        The school will provide a safe learning environment for students, employees, and parents.
                        Projected Date of Completion of Goal: 05/2009

                        Rationale/Correlation
                          Graduate Profile(s):      01, 04
                             District Goal(s):       01
                             Superintendent Goal(s): 01

         Objective 4.1: Train teachers and staff to promote safety at school that addresses bullying, a climate of
                        safety, and health and wellness.

          Action Action Statement                 Primary               Resources              Indicators of
          ID                                      Responsibility        Required and           Success
                 Start & Finish Dates             (Person)              Source of Funding
                                                                        ($ amounts)            Priority & Progress
                                                  and Target
                                                  Population and #      Budget Amount &
                                                  Served                Source

          4.1.1    Train teachers in              Responsibility:       Resources:             Indicators of
                   recognizing and dealing        Faculty and Staff     Foundations trainer    Success: Climate of
                   with student bullying.                                                      happiness and
                                                  Target Population:    Budget amount:         safety
                            Start:     08/2008    Faculty, Staff, and   $2,000.00
                                                  Students                                     Priority: High
                            Frequency: ongoing                          Source: Other
                            Finish:    05/2009                          (999-9) : Campus       Progress: In
                                                                        budget                 progress

          4.1.2    Complete Foundations           Responsibility:       Resources:             Indicators of
                   training and implement the     Assistant Principal   Assistant principal,   Success: Faculty
                   program on our campus.                               school trainers        recognizes problem
                                                  Target Population:                           areas and works to
                   Start:     08/2008             Faculty, Staff, and   Budget amount:         improve.
                                                  Students              $500.00
                              Complete
                                                                                               Priority: High
                              training in the                           Source: Other
                   Frequency:
                              first month of                            (999-9) : Campus       Progress: In
                              school.                                   budget                 progress
                   Finish:       09/2008
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          4.1.3    Promote a climate of        Responsibility:        Resources: Work          Indicators of
                   safety.                     Robin Blount and       with teachers at staff   Success: Less
                                               Jim Keal               development              conflict.
                         Start:      08/2006                          meetings to
                                               Target Population:     understand and           Priority: High
                         Frequency: ongoing    All Teachers and all   implement this
                         Finish:    05/2007    Students               attitude.                Progress: In
                                                                                               progress
                                                                      Budget amount:
                                                                      $0.00

                                                                      Source: Other
                                                                      (999-9) : No funding
                                                                      necessary
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         Objective 4.2: The district Foundations behavior management plan will continue to be implemented on the
                        Jacinto City Elementary School campus.

          Action Action Statement                Primary               Resources           Indicators of
          ID                                     Responsibility        Required and        Success
                 Start & Finish Dates            (Person)              Source of Funding
                                                                       ($ amounts)         Priority & Progress
                                                 and Target
                                                 Population and #      Budget Amount &
                                                 Served                Source

          4.2.1    The Jacinto City              Responsibility:       Resources: People   Indicators of
                   Elementary Foundations        Becky Gardea and      and time            Success: Students
                   committee will meet           Lisa Bollman                              and faculty feel
                   bimonthly to discuss issues                         Budget amount:      safer and more
                   and monitor progress          Target Population:    $150.00             secure.
                   toward goals set forth by     Faculty, Staff, and
                   the committee.                Students              Source: Other       Priority: High
                                                                       (999-9) : Campus
                         Start:     08/2008                            Budget              Progress: In
                                                                                           progress
                         Frequency: ongoing
                         Finish:     05/2009
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         Objective 4.3: Jacinto City Elementary will continue to implement our CATCH wellness program that
                        addresses nutritional, health, and physical well being among our students and staff.

          Action Action Statement               Primary               Resources             Indicators of
          ID                                    Responsibility        Required and          Success
                 Start & Finish Dates           (Person)              Source of Funding
                                                                      ($ amounts)           Priority & Progress
                                                and Target
                                                Population and #      Budget Amount &
                                                Served                Source

          4.3.1    Our school nurse coaches,    Responsibility:     Resources: People       Indicators of
                   and counselor will oversee   Nurse, coaches, and and time.               Success: Students
                   this program and hold        counselor.                                  and faculty
                   ongoing meetings to                              Budget amount:          experience better
                   monitor progress.            Target Population:  $150.00                 nutrition, health and
                                                Faculty, Staff, and                         physical wellbeing.
                         Start:     08/2008     Students            Source: Other
                                                                    (999-9) : Campus        Priority: High
                         Frequency: ongoing                         Budget.
                         Finish:     05/2009                                                Progress: In
                                                                                            progress
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         Goal 5:        STUDENT ATTENDANCE RATES
                        Our school will aggressive seek to maintain and improve our our 96.5% student attendance
                        rate.
                        Projected Date of Completion of Goal: 05/2009

                        Rationale/Correlation
                          District Goal(s):         01, 04
                          Superintendent Goal(s): 04

         Objective 5.1: Improve student attendance rate to higher than 96.5%.

          Action Action Statement                 Primary               Resources           Indicators of
          ID                                      Responsibility        Required and        Success
                 Start & Finish Dates             (Person)              Source of Funding
                                                                        ($ amounts)         Priority & Progress
                                                  and Target
                                                  Population and #      Budget Amount &
                                                  Served                Source

          5.1.1    The school will work with      Responsibility:       Resources:          Indicators of
                   parents and truancy officers   Teachers and office   Telephone and car   Success:
                   to improve school              personnel             for home visit.     Attendance
                   attendance through parent                                                increases to over
                   contacts by phone and          Target Population:    Budget amount:      96.5%.
                   home visits.                   All Students          $0.00
                                                                                            Priority: High
                         Start:     08/2008                             Source: Other
                                                                        (999-9) : Campus    Progress: In
                         Frequency: ongoing                             Budget.             progress
                         Finish:      05/2009
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         Goal 6:        COUNSELING SERVICES
                        The school and the district will aggressively seek to improve counseling services.
                        Projected Date of Completion of Goal: 05/2009

                        Rationale/Correlation
                          Graduate Profile(s):     01, 04
                          District Goal(s):       02, 06
                          Superintendent Goal(s): 01, 02, 04, 06

         Objective 6.1: Our school and district will work together to improve counseling services to students and
                        parents.

          Action Action Statement                Primary               Resources              Indicators of
          ID                                     Responsibility        Required and           Success
                 Start & Finish Dates            (Person)              Source of Funding
                                                                       ($ amounts)            Priority & Progress
                                                 and Target
                                                 Population and #      Budget Amount &
                                                 Served                Source

          6.1.1    Our school will continue      Responsibility:       Resources:             Indicators of
                   successful counseling         School Counselor      Counselor and          Success: Character
                   programs and incorporate                            district personnel     development among
                   new programs directed         Target Population:    over campus            students. Higher
                   toward character              All Students          counseling.            appreciation for
                   development and                                                            success.
                   strengthening the                                   Budget amount:
                   relationship that exists                            $1,000.00              Priority: High
                   between the school and
                   home.                                               Source: Other          Progress: In
                                                                       (999-9) : Campus       progress
                          Start:     09/2008                           Budget
                          Frequency: ongoing
                          Finish:    05/2009
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         Goal 7:        TEACHER ATTENDANCE RATE
                        The campus will actively persue and increase in attendance rates for teachers.
                        Projected Date of Completion of Goal: 05/2009

                        Rationale/Correlation
                          Graduate Profile(s):      01
                          District Goal(s):       05
                          Superintendent Goal(s): 05

         Objective 7.1: Improve teacher wellness.

          Action Action Statement                 Primary                Resources           Indicators of
          ID                                      Responsibility         Required and        Success
                 Start & Finish Dates             (Person)               Source of Funding
                                                                         ($ amounts)         Priority & Progress
                                                  and Target
                                                  Population and #       Budget Amount &
                                                  Served                 Source

          7.1.1    The school along with the      Responsibility:        Resources: People   Indicators of
                   direction of our nurse will    Nurse                                      Success: Higher
                   continue to offer incentive                           Budget amount:      faculty attendance
                   health programs to             Target Population:     $500.00             rates.
                   increase wellness among        All Teachers and all
                   our faculty members. Areas     Students               Source: Other       Priority: High
                   of focus will be weight loss                          (999-9) : Campus
                   and healthy lifestyles.                               Budget.             Progress: Planned

                          Start:     10/2008
                          Frequency: ongoing
                          Finish:    05/2009
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         Objective 7.2: Raise teacher attendance.

          Action Action Statement               Primary              Resources           Indicators of
          ID                                    Responsibility       Required and        Success
                 Start & Finish Dates           (Person)             Source of Funding
                                                                     ($ amounts)         Priority & Progress
                                                and Target
                                                Population and #     Budget Amount &
                                                Served               Source

          7.2.1    The school will offer        Responsibility:      Resources: Cash     Indicators of
                   incentives, such as cash     Principal            and prizes.         Success: Teacher
                   and prizes to teachers and                                            attendance
                   teacher groups who reach     Target Population:   Budget amount:      increases.
                   attendance goals.            All Teachers         $1,000.00
                                                                                         Priority: High
                         Start:     09/2008                          Source: Other
                                                                     (999-9) : Campus    Progress: Planned
                         Frequency: ongoing                          Budget.
                         Finish:    05/2009
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         Goal 8:        STUDENT AND FACULTY HEALTH
                        It is our goal to improve student and teacher awareness about nutritional, health and
                        physical components of a healthy life style.
                        Projected Date of Completion of Goal: 09/2008

                        Rationale/Correlation
                          Graduate Profile(s):       01, 04
                          District Goal(s):       01, 05
                          Superintendent Goal(s): 01

         Objective 8.1: Our school is implementing the CATCH program which focuses on nutritional, health, and
                        physical components of a healthy life style.

          Action Action Statement                  Primary             Resources              Indicators of
          ID                                       Responsibility      Required and           Success
                 Start & Finish Dates              (Person)            Source of Funding
                                                                       ($ amounts)            Priority & Progress
                                                   and Target
                                                   Population and #    Budget Amount &
                                                   Served              Source

          8.1.1    Our coaches, nurse, and         Responsibility:     Resources: People      Indicators of
                   counselor are presenting        Nurse, coaches, and and materials.         Success: Everyone
                   information and activities to   counselor.                                 becomes more
                   provide awareness.                                  Budget amount:         aware of healthy life
                                                   Target Population:  $100.00                styles.
                          Start:     09/2008       Faculty, Staff, and
                                                   Students            Source: Other          Priority: Medium
                          Frequency: ongoing                           (999-9) : Campus
                          Finish:      05/2011                         Budget                 Progress: In
                                                                                              progress