• WATERFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS

    SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH BASED INTERVENTIONS

    READING & MATHEMATICS GRADES 9-12 

     

    Tier 1 General Education Classroom for All Students
     WPS Curriculum aligned with State standards

    • Differentiated instruction/assignments for whole class and targeted skills groups
    • Advisory
    • Teacher/student scheduled after school support for additional skills practice and/or test/quiz review
    • School wide web site to inform students and parents of homework and web sites for extended skills practice
    • PLC Collaboration
    • Departmental meetings to discuss expectations and instructional objectives
    • Study hall to support assignments and core curriculum
    • Freshmen orientation
    • Seminar course for freshman
    • Grade standards that determines eligibility for sports (CIAC)
    • Naviance: post-secondary planning opportunities
    • Developmental Guidance Program
    • Learning Through Service Graduation Requirement
    (Eight alternating block of 83 minutes each – four blocks per day;
    NWEA map testing for 9, 10 & 11 graders below proficiency on the CAPT)
     
     


    Tier 1 Classroom Teacher Intervention

     

    ·         CAPT Remediation for grades 11 and 12

    ·         Customized student placement in classes

    ·         Targeted skills groups within core teachers classroom setting

    ·         Small group, differentiated Reading/Math Instruction

    ·         Peer tutors

    ·         Academic Study Hall

    ·         ELL Services

     

    (Eight alternating blocks of 83 minutes each – four blocks per day)

     

     

     

    Tier 2 Classroom Teacher Intervention

    Plus Supplemental Services

     

    ·         Teacher/Student after school skills practice

    ·         Individual/Small group counseling

    ·         Support service mental health assessment

    ·         Short-term school counseling services

    ·         Resource teacher consultation

    ·         School Counselor monitoring

    ·         School Counselor communications regarding failing grades/possible non-graduation

    ·         Conference with administration

    ·         Tutoring Support Center

    ·         English Workshop

    ·         Math Lab

    ·         Writing Lab

     

    (Eight alternating blocks of 83 minutes each – four blocks per day)

     

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    Tier 3 Supplemental Services

     

    ·         Individualized schedule

    ·         NovaNet

    ·         Support service counseling

    ·         Credit Recovery Program/VLA

    ·         Literacy Lab

    ·         Writing Lab

    ·         Math Lab

    ·         Tutoring Support Center

    ·         Basic Skills – direct instruction

     

    (Time varies depending on individual student plan)

     

     
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