The Eager Eagle
Weekly Memo for STAFF
Week of February 24-28: Have a great week!
What's Happening in the Eagle's Nest?
Incentives Committee Meeting
Weekly AR Totals~~Way to Read!
Mastering Math Pilot K-2
ABC Mouse has offered Florida a pilot of its primary math computer-based program
Mastering Math. We will participate for the remainder of this year and next year. The rostering
and set up should be complete by the first week of March, so look for more information to
come. This product should be used as a supplement where it is deemed appropriate.
Our next round of MTSS meetings will be March 2-4. We have secured a sub for these and the schedule is below.
Performance Matters: Important!!!
Read Across America!
Please encourage students to read for AR!
ESOL and Reading Endorsement
ESOL and Reading Endorsement courses are offered online via The Schultz Center. Please
use this link to see a current list of course offerings as well as to register for courses. Upon
registering, please indicate you are an employee of Okeechobee County Schools so that the
District will be invoiced for the cost of the course. You may register for one course per term. If
you register for a course and drop prior to earning a certificate of completion, the District will not
pay for you to retake the course. If you have any questions, please let Andi Canaday know.
o The Reading Endorsement Competency 4 is to be offered by FDLRS sometime this
fall. Once additional information is available, Ms. Canaday will share it with us.
Please see FSA testing times and dates below.
4th and 5th Grade Writing: April 1-2
4th and 5th Grade Reading: May 5-6
3rd-5th Grade Math: May 7-8
5th Grade Science: May 13-14
We will be increasing the number of students that receive independent or small group counseling services. This is extremely important for our students. Please allow students to leave your classroom for these therapies, even if it is during instructional/academic time. Thank you for your understanding.