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Five Year Strategic Plan

Connection

Goal: Make connections that will foster student success.

 

Desired Outcome: The East Rockaway School District will provide students with rich and challenging academic, extracurricular and service learning experiences by creating greater connections among students, families, alumni, community members and society.

Objectives:

  • Enhance communication and outreach within the school community to the community at large through all means available.
  • Develop mentoring opportunities that enhance students’ experience to improve their success in school and beyond.
  • Promote social and emotional learning within a safe and supportive school climate.
  • Increase family and community engagement, connection, ownership and partnership.
  • Engage community stakeholders and foster active relationships with local and global partners.

  

 

 Year-One Measuring Success – Connection

 
   September 2016
 
   
  • Creation of Programs
    • Advisory
    • Mentoring program
    • Programs for social emotional learning
    • Possible development of summer/after school program
  • Form relationships with Nassau Community College
  • Increased Opportunities for Parent Communication
  • Increased participation in parent forums, PTA, workshops and school events
  • Form relationships with local realtors
  • Leverage alumni for student opportunities
  • Implementation of Middle School Advisory Program & Curriculum
  • Collaboration with Rockville Centre Schools for wrestling program
  • Trustee Kristin Ochtera elected to Nassau-Suffolk School Boards Executive Board
  • Realtors’ Breakfast held in April 2016
  • Student volunteers in community activities
    • Huckleberry Frolic
    • Kiwanis Events
    • K-Kids Operation Splash collaboration with Nassau County Parks and
    • Recreation and Nassau County Police Marine Unit
  • Participation in LICEE – Long Island Consortium for Excellence and Equity – Best practices in increasing achievement and opportunity for all students.
  • Professional Development Partnership for faculty with Lynbrook Teacher Center
  • Community Connections
    • Prevention Task Force accomplishments
    • Elementary Community Read Aloud
    • Drug Abuse Prevention Forum
    • Inc. Village of ER Cultural Arts Council
  • Partnership with Molloy College Rebecca Center College and career based opportunities for Middle and HS students
  • Vocational Placements in our community based businesses Community Connections Thank You Luncheon
  • Development of SEL integrated lessons aligned to DASA
  • Parent Presentations
    • 7 Million Minutes
    • Special Education Parent Group Workshops
    • Title I Elementary Literacy Workshop
  • Collaboration with Nassau Community College
    • Administration of AcuPlacer
    • Student performance data on placement exams assisted students to understand results and guide their academic planning
    • Preparation for placement exams through course support (College Math/Intermediate Algebra) and advisement to access NCC online preparation materials.
  • Students Attended College Summer Leadership Institutes
    • Mercy College Leadership Academy
    • Molloy Boot Camp
  • Guidance Newsletter
  • College Visits