School Improvement & Innovation Plan At-a-Glance

Outcome goals for this academic school year

School Improvement & Innovation Plan At A Glance

  • 2018-2019

  • West Springfield High School

  • Region 4

  • Michael Mukai, Principal

End of Year SMARTR Outcomes

 By June 2019, West Springfield High School will Raise the Bar by increasing the reliability coefficient between grades and performance assessments on standardized testing/summative assessments.

  • Strategy 1:  We will continue to provide a welcoming environment that encourages students to challenge themselves.

  • Strategy 2: We will continue to use the visible learning philosophy to guide our instructional practices.

By June 2019, West Springfield High School will Close the Gap by increasing the reliability coefficient between grades and performance assessments on standardized testing/summative assessments.

  • Strategy 1:  Every CT (which includes embedded Special Education professionals) will continue to align grading practices with visible learning standards to increase the reliability coefficient between grades and performance assessments. 

  • Strategy 2:  Teachers will use their Visible Learning Guides as a tool to communicate academic expectations and provide feedback to students, so students are informed and will have an increased role in their own learning.

  • Strategy 3:  Implement a school wide cultural responsiveness program.

For additional information regarding this School Improvement Plan, please contact the school principal.