We are excited to start another school year and look forward to our students, staff, and schools growing forward. As much as we are excited and proud of the progress that we have made over the past several years, we must continue to press forward and look for ways to get better. As we look forward to the 2018 -2019 school year, here are a few highlights and areas of focus:
-------Our High School is now one-to-one take home with MacBook Air
-------Both schools are working on PBIS (a national Positive Behavior
-------Both schools are working with the University of Louisville and
-------Our HealthPoint Clinic is open to students and staff on Monday’s
and Wednesday’s and has a nurse practitioner on staff. We will also
continue our dental clinic.
-------We currently have over 50 juniors and seniors either attending
Gateway College to earn college dual credit or are attending the
Area Technical School for career certification.
-------We continue to Grow our membership in our Drug Free Club of
America. We had the highest rate of student membership of all
NKY public high schools last year.
-------Every Lincoln Elementary School student received a new pair of
shoes to start school thanks to Samaritan’s Feet. Our high school
students did a great job volunteering on this day.
-------Three times this year our Lincoln Elementary students will receive
a free book of their choice at a Scholastic Book Fair event.
-------We will continue to grow our staff through focused professional
learning through training in Kagan strategies, Jensen book studies,
and Junior Great Book Shared Inquiry approach to teaching and
-------Our Core Life character building program will continue at Lincoln
-------We will implement new assessments to monitor student mastery of
-------Our teachers will Grow in Google Classroom instruction and
teaching above the SAMR line.
We continue to celebrate:
-------Dayton High School being most recently named by U.S. News
and World Report as a Bronze medal school for 2018.
-------Our Five Star Preschool and Head Start programs.
-------Dayton Independent Schools being recognized as one of Kentucky
Distinguished School Districts.
Proudly serving as Superintendent of Dayton Independent Schools,
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