School Improvement, Assessment and Accountability Department Overview
The School Improvement Department of the Paulding County School District guides the district’s efforts in ensuring high academic achievement for all students through the support of continuous improvement planning, provision of high quality professional learning for all staff, direction and support to stakeholders with data and other resources to improve student learning, and effective management and utilization of grants and federal funds to provide quality educational opportunities for all students.
The mission of the School Improvement department is to provide leadership, professional learning, and support in the areas of district and school improvement, student assessment, and accountability to maximize student achievement by building capacity in leaders to support teachers in the continuous improvement cycle, laying the foundation for strong communities. Strong leaders plus strong teachers equal strong communities: Ls + Ts = Cs
School Improvement Department Success Criteria:
School improvement strategies are consistent and well articulated in classroom practice connected to school and district improvement plans.