• Jackson School’s Title One Plan - August 2017


    Jackson is a title one school and we receive funding for curriculum and instruction, professional development, technology and general supplies.  This is a snapshot of how our funds are utilized.


    • The Leader In Me - Our students are taught the 7 habits of highly effective people by Dr. Steven Covey.  Our students set and track goals using leadership notebooks and they have various schoolwide and classroom leadership roles.  
      • Our teachers participate in professional development with a franklin covey coach.  This year we did empowering instruction, where teachers were given practical strategies to use in the classroom to increase academic achievement.  
      • Our teachers and students also have access to the Leader In Me website which provides resources that can be used in the classroom.
    • Technology Subscriptions - We use our funding to purchase various technology subscriptions to increase student achievement.  
      • IXL Math
      • Reading A-Z
      • NewsELA
      • Pebble Go
    • Supplies - Classroom libraries and other instructional material is funded with Title One funds.  Technology supplies are also purchased to assist teachers in the classroom.
    • Interventionists- Our funding pays the salaries for reading and math interventionist who work with students in a small group setting.  
    • Parenting - Our funding allows us to offer training to parents to increase student achievement.
      • 7 Habits Family Title One Night
      • Sharpen the Saw Fair
      • Donuts for Dads
      • Muffins for Moms
      • Testing Night

    If you are interested in serving as a parent on our School Improvement Council and giving suggestions about our Title One plan, please contact Mrs. Goodwin @ matia.goodwin@kcsdschools.net