School Innovation & Improvement Plan

An at-a-glance look at outcome goals for this academic school year

School Innovation and Improvement Plan

  • 2023-24
  • Mantua Elementary School
  • Region 5
  • Linda Shannon, Principal

English Language Arts Strategies

Outcome: By June 2024, the percentage of English Language Learners in grades 1-3 who are reading at grade level will grow by 7 percentage points, to 30%, as measured by iReady and Oral Reading Fluency.

Strategy 1

Increase use of data (e.g., iReady, CORE, PASS, PRF, WIDA) to plan instruction and monitor progress for students demonstrating risk. 

Strategy 2

Increase intentional use of scaffolds, supports and extensions in whole group settings (word recognition, language comprehension and writing).

Strategy 3

Improve use of interactive read alouds for building knowledge and vocabulary through texts that affirm students' lived experiences. 


Mathematics Strategies

Outcome: By June 2024, the percentage of all students who make a year's growth based on iReady will increase by 5 percentage points, to 61%, as measured by the iReady screener.

Strategy 1

Increase teachers' implementation strategies related to Shift 8: from looking for correct answers towards revealing student thinking.

Strategy 2

Improve teachers’ implementation of Framework for Engaging & Student-Centered Mathematics Instruction.

Wellness Strategies

Outcome:  By June 2024, the percentage of students in grades 4 and 5 who answer favorably to the domain of relationship skills will increase by 5 percentage points. 

Strategy 1

Teachers will implement Tier 1 SEL lessons during the school day.

Strategy 2

Clinical Team will implement Tier 2 SEL groups on a regular basis.

Strategy 3

Increase family engagement and partnership.


For additional information regarding this School Improvement Plan, please contact Principal Linda Shannon.