Pville Elementary News & Notes
May 2016 Edition - We're Growing Learners & Leaders
Building academic goal: by Spring 2016, 100% of our students will be either proficient or growing at the expected rate on the FAST assessment.
Academic Update: Iowa Assessment Results Are Strong Again!
Reading: 89.7% of 3rd-5th graders are proficient. That's 6.7% better than 2015 and 9% better than 2014. Nearly 36% of our elementary students scored "Advanced" in reading!
Math: 86% of 3rd-5th graders are proficient. That's a slight decrease from last year (-1%) but over 5% higher than in 2013 and 2014. Over 38% of our elementary students scored "Advanced" in math!
Science: 91% of 3rd-5th graders are proficient. That's 0.7% better than last year and 2.3% better than 2014. Nearly 33% of our elementary students scored "Advanced" in science!
We are so elated with our kids! They make us proud every day!
Professional Development Corner
Upcoming Events for May
May 2-6: Teacher Appreciation Week!
May 5-12: SPRING FAST TESTING
May 5: TK Field Trip
May 6: BLT meeting @ 7:15 AM, Kindergarten "Ag Day/FFA"
May 9: PLC Collaboration @ 7:45-9:30 AM, PK "Play Date" 9:15-10:15 AM
May 10: 5th Grade Band Concert
May 13: PBIS Committee meeting @ 7:15 AM, PK to Science Center
May 16: PLC Collaboration @ 7:45-9:30 AM
May 17: 1st, 2nd & 4th Grade Field Trips
May 18: 3rd & 5th Grade Field Trips
May 20: Lighthouse Committee meeting @ 7:15 AM, PK Carnival Day
May 23: PLC Collaboration @ 7:45-9:30 AM
May 26: Kindergarten Graduation
May 27: End of 4th Quarter/2nd Semester/School Year
May 30: NO SCHOOL - MEMORIAL DAY
May 31-June 1: Teacher Work Days