School Innovation & Improvement Plan

Outcome goals for this academic school year.

School Innovation and Improvement Plan At-a-Glance

  • 2018-2019

  • Floris Elementary School

  • Region 5

  • Gail Porter, Principal 

End of Year SMARTR Outcome: CLOSE THE GAP LITERACY GOAL

By the end of June 2019, all students in grades K-6 that are identified as 39% or below on the fall iReady assessment will improve by at least one year’s growth, as measured by the DRA, the CORE phonics or other recommended diagnostic assessment.

Strategy 1

  • As a school community, continue to learn and implement the new FCPS Language Arts pacing guide to strengthen our balanced literacy program.

Strategy 2

  • Expand the Responsive Instruction model and provide targeted support and differentiation for at-risk students.

Strategy 3

  • Ensure additional support for students through double-dipping.

End of Year SMARTR Outcome: RAISE THE BAR INNOVATION GOAL

By June 2019, 90% of students in grades K-6 will increase their proficiency in communication as measured by the student self assessment, plus explore one additional attribute from Portrait of a Graduate that will be team choice.

Strategy 1

  • Professional Development: Teachers will participate in professional learning opportunities with  a school-wide focus on the attributes of the FCPS Portrait of a Graduate.

Strategy 2

  • All teachers will implement at least one PBL unit during the school year aligned to content of their choice.

Strategy 3

  • Provide explicit instruction and reflection for students.