February 23, 2018

Graduation 2017

UPDATES – WEEK OF JANUARY 16th

Goal 1: STUDENT SUCCESS:
Quarter 2 & Semester 1 Marks:
Window to input marks for Quarter 2 and Semester 1 will close Tuesday, January 16th at 3pm so post all marks by the deadline. After marks are posted you will be receiving a mark verification print out to verify your marks are good to go. Upon Registrar Todd Barcial receiving all verifications back, report cards will be printed. Note of the following points below and check with Registrar Barcial should you have questions.
Early College: Teachers, you will only post a Semester mark, the Quarter 2 mark should be an “S”
TA’s: Please give your TA’s an “S” or “U”. If a mark is missing the students transcript/report card will look incomplete.
Certification track and PLATO Students: Same as TA’s please give an “S” or “U”
Email Registrar should you need a release mark for transfer students from the mainland or other schools.
Memo in your boxes
(See attached file: Quarter 2 Semester 1 Grades Memo SY 2017-2018.docx)

End of Course (EOC) & Smarter Balance (SB) Benchmarks:
Re-sharing results for Semester 1 EOC (Alg1, Alg. II and Biology) scores. Our school’s status is determined based on the average of 1st and 2nd semester results per the Smarter Balance (Math & English) assessment. The EOC Biology average scores per 1st & 2nd semester will serve as our school’s official science benchmark.
SY 2017-18 1st Semester EOC Scores:
Algebra I (91 students tested) – 44% proficient Algebra II (88 students tested) – 56% proficient Biology (75 students tested) – 36% proficient
New Smarter Balance State Assessments baseline scores that all schools need to meet effective SY 2017-18: ELA – 51% Math – 42% Science – 43%

GOAL 2: STAFF SUCCESS:
PLC Hui & Academy sharing @February EES Session:
Asking Hui and Academy teams to share highlights per best practices and other progress per this past 1st semester. Presentations will be about 20 minutes each followed by questions/answers. Schedule for PLC sharing are:
Wednesday, February 21, 2018: Hui Ikaika & Ideas Academy Wednesday, February 28, 2018: Hui Onipa’a & Hopes Academy

Goal 3: SYSTEM SUCCESS:
Facilities Updates:
Science Renovations:
Bldgs. B & R: Delivery of about seven containers with cabinets and counter tops are expected to arrive on campus January 26th. Installation work will begin immediately after containers being unloaded and work should be about a couple of weeks. Containers for Bldg. S is expected to be delivered sometime in early February.
CTE Renovations:
All of the renovations are progressing at a good pace with Bldg. G ready for inspection shortly.

WEEKLY CALENDAR:
Mon, January 15th:
Holiday – Martin Luther King Day

Tues, January 16th:
Principal @Early College Meeting – Kauai Community College 3:00 p.m.

Wed, January 17th:
Principal @State Perkins Funding Mtg. – UH Manoa Bachman Hall 12:00 p.m.
Kapaa High Foundation Meeting

Thurs, January 18th:
Principal mtg w/CTE teachers, counselors and registrar 2:30 p.m.

Fri, January 19th:
Principal @Ventures Training Session – Moanalua High School 8:00 a.m.

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