School Climate Survey
Thank you to all students, parents and
staff that tool the Comprehensive School Climate Inventory (CSCI). Your feedback is appreciated and valued. We
are expecting to gather a number of data points from our students, staff, and
parents at our different school sites which will help shape areas of focus in
future efforts to engage these different stakeholders and communities. The
survey results will be ready for analysis in 3-4 weeks. After we have time to review
the results, we will be sharing with our school board, schools, and parents.
The results will evolve into action plans and specific strategies tied to areas
Latinos in Action
Action is a program designed to empower Latino youth to lead and
strengthen their communities through college and career readiness. Leman
Middle School is the first school in Illinois offering this program, and it is
currently offered to 7th and 8th grade students.
In early October, Latinos in Action middle school students
began tutoring a select number of Pioneer Kinder and first grade students.
One middle school student was paired with one Pioneer student. The
goal is to help the Pioneer students develop and improve their emergent literacy
skills. Tutoring takes place every Wednesday and Friday and lasts about
The LIA students recently held a
parent meeting to explain the purpose of the tutoring and to explain the
mission of LIA. LIA hopes to instill in students leadership and public
speaking while stressing the importance of service, goal setting, and
academics. LIA middle school students will be taught how to effectively work
with young learners to develop their emergent literacy skills.