School Improvement & Accountability Update for P.S. Jones Middle. School Profile. 800 students (6 th =285, 7 th =247, 8 th =268) 40.7% White 41% Black 14.4% Hispanic 4% Other 65% Economically Disadvantaged 16% Exceptional Children (125 total). Teacher Profiles.
65 full-time and part-time staff
18% advanced degrees
2 National Board Certified
Experience 0-3(20%) 4-10(29%) 10+(51%)
*School overall composite and status for the 2009-2010 school year.
**Percentage of schools in NC making AYP with the same number of AYP Target Goals as our school.
NOTE-PSJ MADE HIGH GROWTH IN MATH OVERALL/7TH/8TH
Math EOG Scores Grades 6-8
Reading EOG Scores Grades 6-8
Formative and Summative Assessment using Discovery Progress Zone Assessment Program
Intervention Specialists based on predicted scores in math and reading
Reading Coach for extremely low readers
Multiple Parent Nights/Separate Hispanic Parent Meetings with Translators
Parent/Community reps on SIT and PBS
Partnering with Cornerstone and Purpose of God Programs
Each grade level will be 80% proficient in Math
Percentage of students making growth in math and reading at all grade levels will increase by 10%
8th grade science will be improve the proficiency average 10% to move from 58% to 68%
PSJ will be awarded an “Exemplar School” designation for our PBIS behavior system