Week of 5/16/16 Admin Information
No meeting this week due to Title I Meeting
No admin meeting this week!
AZVA HS Graduation
Tuesday, May 24th at 6PM
Glendale Civic Center
Keynote Speaker: Darren Reed - K12 VP
ISAZ HS Graduation
Thursday, May 26th at 11AM
2532 W. Peoria Ave. (same location as PD)
Keynote Speaker: Lydia Todd - K12 Western Region DRVP
Important Dates & Information
-All Academic Plan components are complete and available to all staff in Sharepoint. Access your school's Sharepoint site, click on "Academic Plan" and follow the links on the left hand navigation bar. Great job principals and academic administrators for all of your work on this project!
-SY16-17 Handbooks - Principals, be sure your teams are working on next year's handbooks before your staff are all off on summer break!
-Summer vacation - Be sure to plan your summer vacation and add your time off to the shared Admin Calendar in Sharepoint (contact Denese if you need access).
-Discount Tickets to Diamondbacks Games: (Questions? Contact Kimberly Young) Link, Promo code: DBSAVE2016
-Teacher summer vacation has almost arrived. The teacher summer break dates are May 30 - July 22.
-New teacher training will occur the week of July 18th. July 18 will be the start date for all new teachers hires.
-Back to school PD will occur July 25-26 (ISAZ) and July 26-27 (AZVA). July 26th will be the only date all school staff will be together, so we will do our large kickoff on that day.
-Upcoming travel dates: Principals and Kelly - June 6-8 in Herndon
Kelly - Upcoming out of the office dates
*I leave to travel to Herndon on Monday, June 6th, so while I won't be on vacation, I will still be a bit unreachable while I'm in the air. I return from Herndon late Wednesday (6/8) night.
Data & Metrics
Reregistration - AZVA is nearing the 100% mark but ISAZ has a ways to go. As you have Class Connect sessions, phone calls with students, and any other contact, please remind students to have their LC indicate their re-registration status for next year.
Insight Academy of Arizona is a public online charter school that uses K12, Inc. programs and curricula to meet the needs of diverse student populations through innovative uses of technology, effective teachers and instruction, and partnerships with families and community, while specifically serving students who are struggling academically, severely academic credit deficient, and are at a higher risk for dropout. Insight empowers students to think critically and achieve academic success and personal growth with specialized support and programs. Insight Academy is accessible for all Arizona students- regardless of geographic, financial, or demographic circumstance – therefore, providing online education alternatives that are as unique as the students we serve.