Monthly Archives: August 2012

Opening Day Agenda (2012-2013)

Here is the opening days of school. Click here to download the PDF Advertisements

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Understanding Response to Intervention

Here is a collection of resources, book summaries and other information that will provide you with an excellent foundational knowledge of what RtI actually is intended to accomplish. This post was originally published as a page on this blog, however, … Continue reading

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Forward Together: The Athena PLC Progression

PLC Progression: Click here to download the PLC Progression document Athena PLC Page: Click here to visit the Athena PLC page

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Forward Together: Response to Intervention at Athena

Click here to visit the Athena RtI page which contains a wide range of resources, research and other materials.

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Forward Together: Understanding the DASA Legislation

  The Dignity for All Students Act (DASA), signed into law on September 2010, was implemented July 1, 2012 to provide a school environment free of harassment and discrimination. DASA states: “If a school knows or reasonably should know about student-on-student (or … Continue reading

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Book Summary: The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

Book Title: The Five Dysfunctions of a Team Author: Patrick Lencioni Summary: by Jackie Goodwine This book explains the five main dysfunctions of teams and provides examples of how to identify them in the work place.  Then it describes principles to … Continue reading

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Staff Meeting Calendar for 2012-2013

Here is the tentative calendar for staff, department, PLC Team and committee meetings this year. Click here to download the PDF

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Athena’s School Improvement Plan (2012-2013)

Summary of the Goals and Actions Steps:Click here to download the document above, summarizing the goals and actions steps in our SIP for this year. Complete Version of the SIP: Click here to view the complete version of our current SIP draft … Continue reading

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Forward Together: Research Based Grading Practices

For more information on what the research says about effective grading checkout the following book summaries: Elements of Grading (Doug Reeves) How to Grade for Learning (Ken O’Connor) Standards Based Grading (Thomas Guskey)

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Trojan Bright Spot: Boy’s Soccer Raises $1200 for Journey Home

Check out this message from our Boy’s Varsity Soccer coach, Mr. Bill Hueber: I wanted to thank all of the players and parents that did such a great job at the car wash today.  The weather was awesome and the … Continue reading

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