All posts tagged "Sarah Mumm"

  • Kaneland educators, staff honored by ASQ

    KANELAND—Two teams from Kaneland schools were recently honored at the American Society for Quality Education Conference in Milwaukee, Wis. As a part of their annual conference, ASQ recognizes teams of educators who have worked together to advance...

    • Posted December 5, 2013
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  • Book by book

    Elburn Lions Club rallies to bridge gaps in literacy ELBURN—Immersed in communities since 1917, the Lions Club International Foundation is the world’s largest community service organization with an emphasis on supporting the blind and visually impaired.

    • Posted January 3, 2013
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  • All about AYP

    KANELAND—Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP), instituted in 2003 as part of the federal No Child Left Behind Act, is a measurement tool meant to ensure that every state school improve its standardized test scores in reading and mathematics...

    • Posted February 3, 2012
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  • Directors present strategic plan update

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday evening was presented with a strategic Response to Intervention (RTI) plan update by Directors of Eductional Services Sarah Mumm and Erika Schlichter, and Director of Special Education Fran Eggleston.

    • Posted January 29, 2011
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  • Boosting basic skills

    KANELAND—Kaneland elementary schools will focus on continuing to boost students’ academic skills in certain subjects, particularly writing, in 2010-11, as outlined in their school improvement goals.

    • Posted October 2, 2010
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  • Kindergarten registration, literacy fair set for March 13

    The 2010 Kindergarten Registration and Literacy Fair will take place on Saturday, March 13, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Kaneland High School cafeteria.

    • Posted March 12, 2010
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  • Ways to make, and improve, the grade

    KANELAND—Picking three to four goals to improve upon each year sounds like an over-ambitious New Years resolution. But it is commonplace for area schools.

    • Posted October 2, 2009
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  • What is an A?

    KANELAND—Kaneland School District officials plan to study the grading scale currently implemented district-wide during the 2010-11 school year.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Kaneland focuses on meeting federal mandate

    Kaneland High School scores on the Prairie State Achievement Exam (PSAE) were higher than they were last year, but not high enough in math and science to meet increasing state requirements under the federal No Child Left...

    • Posted September 25, 2009
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  • Kaneland staff and students strut their stuff

    In an evening of presentations at the School Board meeting on Monday, Kaneland let the public see the projects that won awards and gave the district pride during 2008-09.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Stepping lively

    There's nothing like a healthy competition to get people moving. That's the motivation behind a month-long walking contest between the six Kaneland schools and the district office.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Website offers wealth of information on test scores

    Say you want to know how Kaneland compares to other schools in the vicinity, or you want to see the trend of ISAT test scores for the last 10 years.

    • Posted January 30, 2009
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