Use the AES 7 Areas of Focus as a guide to budget development
7 Areas of Focus
Academic Achievement & Learning – learners will reach or exceed the state and local standards for content areas due to the combined efforts of those that deliver and manage the curriculum and assessments
Non Academic Experiences & Learning - provide students with a variety of sports, extra-curricula intellectually challenging, and life-skill activities, and to insure that the students’ overall experience is positive and rewarding
Educational Environment – provide and maintain appropriate space in order to meet the educational needs of all the students while providing effective operations of the school facilities
Organizational Systems – create and maintain an efficient organization that fully supports the School’s mission and vision
Communications – develop and maintain effective communication between all stakeholders in the Acton educational community
Staff Development – develop the professional competency of all staff members consistent with the School’s strategic plan
Financial Resources – manage all fiscal aspects of the school so the best education can be provided within the limits of the voters’ ability to pay for the educational and facilities services
FY 18 Superintendent’s Budget Goals
Support educational programming that positively impacts student achievement
Offer value-added professional development with a focus on Proficiency-Based Learning best practices
Support capital improvements to the facility in regards to security, safety, appropriate learning environments, and efficient energy use
Support school-wide Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports (PBIS) practices
Align revenue sources that augment the local share with the 7 Areas of Focus
Follow a transparent and collaborative budget development process
Welcome to our first edition of the Wildcat Press monthly newsletter!
Here you will find information about activities that are happening at Acton Elementary School. If you have any ideas to highlight in future issues, please see Mrs. Worcester in the main office.
In future editions, I will provide information regarding our new reporting system called Mastery Connect, Proficiency-Based Learning, special events and a host of other interesting changes happening at AES. I hope you all have a wonderful winter break and I look forward to seeing the smiling faces when we return to school. on 1/3/17!