Galena Park ISD Goals for Improvement
The District will provide a safe and productive learning/working environment for students and employees.
The District will provide opportunities and information to assist students in preparing for college and careers.
The District will define and implement measures by which student success for all subgroups can be determined, relative to the tested, foundation areas of curriculum in mathematics, social studies, science, English/ Language Arts and Instructional Technology and report results to the BOT annually. Each campus and the District will meet all accountability systems.
The District will define and implement measures by which student success can be determined for enrichment and extracurricular areas not tested by the State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR – Texas’ new academic accountability system) assessment, which includes art, music, theater, dance and physical education and report results to the BOT annually.
The District will maintain a high standard of counseling services.
The District will have a 96.5% or higher student attendance rate and a 97% or higher teacher attendance rate.
The District will provide opportunities for parental involvement.
The District will provide professional development opportunities for staff to improve instruction and skill sets for their respective positions.
The District will strive to have 100% Highly Qualified teachers as required by the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) law.
The District will provide prudent stewardship of its financial resources to best support student success.