Middle School Study

The Goal of the Middle School Study is to create a guaranteed and viable curriculum for our middle school students which includes:


  • Agreed upon power standards for each subject area and grade level.
  • Shared formative and summative assessments.
  • Consistent grading and reporting practices

Middle School Study Data Presentation: This presentation contains a variety of academic data from Savanna Oaks, Badger Ridge, and Core Knowledge. It was presented to the Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment Committee as well as each middle school staff.

Middle School Study Framework: This framework outlines the essential steps in the middle school study process. 

Assessment Principles:  These principles provide the foundation for assessment and grading in our middle schools.

Middle School Study FAQ

Resources:
Grading Smarter Not Harder by Myron Dueck
Fair Isn't Always Equal by Rick Wormeli
Answers to Essential Questions About Standards, Assessment, Grading, and Reporting by Tom Guskey
Ken O'Connor on Grading Effectively
Universal Design for Learning