School Improvement Plan

School Innovation and Improvement Plan At-a-Glance

Fairfax County Public Schools School Innovation and Improvement Plan At-a-Glance

For additional information regarding this School Improvement Plan, please contact the school principal.

North Springfield ES Region 2

Chad McRae, Principal

End of Year SMARTR Outcome: 

The number of students who are chronically absent from school for the 2020-2021 school year will decrease to less than 5% in our PreK - 5 Program.

Strategy 1

Implement Tier 1 attendance  practices to support students and families.

Strategy 2

Continued implementation of schoolwide Responsive Classroom approach to support the social emotional development of all students.

End of Year SMARTR Outcome: 

By June of 2021, the percentage of students identified as Tier 3 will decrease to less than 10% as measured by the Reading Universal Screener.

Strategy 1

Grade level teams will meet weekly to plan and reflect on quality Tier 1 instruction. This quality Tier 1 instruction will incorporate AAP strategies and resources in order to ensure the growth of POG skills.

Strategy 2

North Springfield ES will target students who need reading intervention and will create BNBN instructional plans to measure progress.

Strategy 3

Teachers will use Responsive Classroom techniques to create a positive reading culture to ensure student confidence and a belief in their abilities. 

End of Year SMARTR Outcome:

By June of 2021, 90% of our students will score a 30 or above  in Reporting Category 4  (focusing on Patterns, Functions and Algebra) as measured by the unscrubbed Mathematics SOL data.

Strategy 1

 All NSES students will participate in daily number sense routines

Strategy 2

 All NSES students will utilize problem solving skills

Strategy 3

Teachers will use Responsive Classroom techniques to create a positive culture to ensure student confidence and a belief in their abilities to be mathematicians.