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
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
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
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
Boosting basic skills
KANELANDâ€”Kaneland elementary schools will focus on continuing to boost studentsâ€™ academic skills in certain subjects, particularly writing, in 2010-11, as outlined in their school improvement goals.
- Posted October 2, 2010
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
Ways to make, and improve, the grade
KANELANDâ€”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
What is an A?
KANELANDâ€”Kaneland School District officials plan to study the grading scale currently implemented district-wide during the 2010-11 school year.
- Posted October 1, 2009
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
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
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
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