4 Day Student Contact Week
To create a schedule that acts as an enticement for recruiting and retaining quality teachers;
To create a schedule that meets 27J Schools’ teaching and learning needs yet creates budget efficiencies that allow for the reallocation of resources to items more critical to our primary purpose of ensuring that all students have the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed for present and future competence and success;
To reorganize and recreate staff development that allows 27J Schools to achieve high efficiencies in educating our students;
To create a school calendar that elevates instructional time and minimizes disruptions to school staff; and
To achieve these objectives through a schedule that is clean, clear and concise, making it less difficult for families to manage.
Important Teacher Information:
Work Week: Tuesday - Friday
Additional Hours: 4 hours, 1 Monday per month
Draft Calendar: (Returning teachers) Start Aug 6; End Before Memorial Day; New Teachers start Aug 1 - for additional paid days.
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