A Mississippi District Further Develops Goals

Thursday, August 2, 2012

The Tupelo Public School District is working to develop concrete indicators to measure its progress toward district goals.

The district released a draft of those goals during Tuesday's School Board meeting. Leaders hope to finalize and formally adopt the five goals at an upcoming board meeting. Those goals were first outlined during the board's retreat in June. Since then, administrators provided input and helped develop benchmarks that can be used to determine whether or not each goal has been met.

Goals include steps like increasing student achievement, providing a safe and orderly environment and improving all communication.

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