SBD Timeline for Spring 2016 (final)Principal’s Memo
To: Curriculum Committee
From: Christian M. Elkington & Larry Malone
Re: SBD Timeline for Spring 2016 (final)
Suggested Next Steps/Timeline:
- February 8th: Updated “Frequently asked Questions” section
- February 22nd review at Curr. Com. Mtg.
*Approved recommendations and suggested adjustments *Updated Question Answers *Timeline approval
- By Feb 25, send District Instant Alert to Grades K-9 parents/guardians about 3-
14-16 District Mtg.
- The week of Feb. 29th through March 11th, school newsletters will include
information and another K-9 instant alert will be sent out- End of February: Update MHS’ SBD Page
- March 14th have short Curriculum Committee meeting and then from 6:30 – 8:00
PM have District Meeting update in ...
Posted Apr 5, 2016, 9:37 AM by Massabesic highschool
SBD Approved Recommendations and Changes Memo2-8-16 SBD Approved Recommendations and Changes MemoDate: 2-8-16The following are the recommendations approved by the Curriculum Committee lastyear. If a change is being requested you will see it highlighted.Recommendations:1.) Which class will graduate with a SBD?Approved recommendation:- Class of 2019Requested changes:– Move to the Class of 2020.-- Start with the 4 core areas and the Guiding Principles as RSU57’sexpectation for the Class of 2020.2.) How will we report student proficiency to Students, Parents & Guardians?Approved recommendations:- Learning Targets to receive a score based on a rubric, reportedby target in Empower.- A non-weighted 4.0 College Rubric Scale will be used.- LT scores will be ...
Posted Mar 4, 2016, 11:25 AM by Massabesic highschool
Standards-Based Diploma Feedback ProcessPrincipal’s MemoTo: RSU 57 K-11 Parents & GuardiansFrom: Christian M. ElkingtonRe: Standards-Based Diploma Feedback ProcessDate: 5-28-15Law 1422 has been on the books for several years with the important Standards-BasedDiploma adjustment completed during the 2012-2013 Legislature. The Maine Dept. of Edhas spent the last several years trying to assist districts with their next steps. During thistime we have been spending a considerable amount of time researching what theopportunities could be for our students and learning in moving toward the mandatedStandards-Based Diploma. Our efforts have been based on improving the instruction andlearning our students receive at Massabesic High School and in our district as ...
Posted Jun 13, 2015, 2:09 AM by Massabesic highschool
Memo from the Principal Regarding the Standards-Based DiplomaHi All! It is clear from recent comments, questions and concerns that there is someconfusion on the implementation process for RSU 57's and Massabesic High School’s, Standards-Based Diploma. Please know:- The Class of 2016, 2017 and 2018 will NOT be asked to change to a new Standards-Based Diploma in their remaining years at MHS- The Class of 2016, 2017 and 2018 will continue to use the transcript being used by the Class of 2014- The Class of 2016 will not have adjustments made to the following:A GPA based on a Zero to 100 ScaleThe Top Ten PercentA Valedictorian, Salutatorian and an Honor EssayistClass RankGrades reported on their transcript using a ...
Posted Jun 9, 2015, 5:32 PM by Massabesic highschool