School Improvement Plan

Outcome goals for this academic school year

School Improvement & Innovation Plan At A Glance

2020-2021 | Key Middle School | Fairfax County Public Schools | Region 3 | Dr. Aimee Holleb, Principal

End of Year SMARTR Outcome #1:

By Spring of 2023, the overall unadjusted pass rate of all subgroups will increase to 70% on all SOL tests. 

Strategy 1:

Through their work in CTs, teachers will engage with the CT cycle in order to best plan, teach, assess, and reflect for student growth.

Strategy 2:

Plan for high-quality, engaging Tier 1 instruction for all students.

Strategy 3:

Identify and provide Tier 1 and Tier 2 intervention to students based on on-going assessment data. 

End of Year SMARTR Outcome #2:

By Spring of 2023, the Grade 8 Writing SOL pass rate will increase from 58% to 70%

Strategy 1:

Continue building a culture of writing throughout Key Middle School.

Strategy 2:

Improve students’ usage and mechanics skills  in order to create more clarity in their writing.

End of Year SMARTR Outcome #3:

By Spring 2021, Key MS chronic absenteeism will decrease from 12% to no more than 10% of the student body. 

Strategy 1:

Engage students socially, emotionally, and academically to increase participation.

Strategy 2:  

Utilize MTSS Attendance and Behavior structures to support Tier 2 and Tier 3 attendance needs.  

End of Year SMARTR Outcome #4:

By Spring of 2022, the percentage of students completing at least one honors course will increase from 52% to 62%.

Strategy 1:

Utilize the academic advising process to educate the Key community (students, families, and staff) on honors opportunities and expectations.

Strategy 2:  

Implement staff professional development opportunities aimed at increasing support for students engaging in a rigorous course load needs.