Equity Goal Objective 1

Develop relationships that support and foster social, emotional, and academic needs to ensure individual student success.

School Strategies

  • Provide differentiated social interventions to support students, including Second Step Social Skills, Playworks, and Palomino Check in and Connect.
  • Teach appropriate social skills and conflict resolution techniques
  • Social work support groups for students that exhibit need for support

Equity Goal Metrics

  • DELTA Survey
  • Parent Satisfaction Survey
  • Arizona Youth Survey

Equity Goal Objective 2

Create procedures to eliminate barriers so that all students can participate and experience success in high quality curricular and extracurricular programs.

School Strategies

  • Provide reading intervention to struggling students in the classroom or in a lab model based on data analysis.
  • Provide Tier 2 math support using ST Math.
  • Provide positive behavior intervention and support for students, utilizing passport day, clear expectations, modeling and teaching appropriate behaviors, Palomino Pride awards, self-evaluating behavior, and analyzing behavior data..
  • Provide support to students learning social skills during recess using Playworks.

Equity Goal Metrics

  • Participation data
  • All schools utilize the DELTA Framework
  • DELTA Survey
  • Resource/program analysis

Equity Goal Objective 3

To develop cultural competence within PVSchools that results in equity for students.

School Strategies

  • Provide professional development in differentiating math instruction to support equity in access to core curriculum.
  • Provide professional development in positive behavior interventions to promote positive student interaction and to create a safe learning environment.
  • Provide professional development to staff on Equity issues.
  • Foster strong classroom communities through classroom sharing times.

Equity Goal Metrics

  • Course offerings, descriptions, and evaluations
  • District events
  • Participation numbers
  • DELTA Survey