Outreach and School Improvement
|DATE:||Tuesday, September 19, 2017|
|TO:||School Board Members|
|FROM:||Jeff Eakins, Superintendent|
|SUBJECT / RECOMMENDATIONS|
|Report and Highlight the 2016-2017 Department of Education Five Star Schools (Outreach and School Improvement)|
|Hillsborough County Public Schools recognizes the Department of Education's Five Star Schools for 2016-2017. These schools have met 100 percent of the award criteria, one of which includes earning a grade of “C” or above or a school improvement rating of “maintaining or commendable” for the 2016-2017 school year.
Hillsborough County Public Schools also acknowledges the six (*6) district “Rising Star” schools for 2016-2017. These schools met the criteria at district level.
|• Improve the high school graduation rate • Provide a student-centered learning environment that engages every child • Develop a culture of respect, trust, and collaboration • Engage and communicate with families and stakeholders • Continuously improve processes and systems • Establish a strong foundation of financial stewardship • Demonstrate "best practices" in all aspects of safety: student, employee, visitor, facility, transportation, and health|
|FINANCIAL IMPACT (Budgeted: No)|
Volunteers and business community partners impact our district at a value of $24.14 per hour, which for the 2016-2017 school year translated to $28,785,807.00.
Total District Volunteers - 48,912
Total District Volunteer Hours - 1,192,453
Value (per Point of Light Foundation) - $28,785.807
Total Five Star Schools Submitted - 101 (*6 rising stars)
|Five Star portfolios are submitted annually and reviewed for demonstrated evidence of 100 percent of award criteria. Training and support is provided throughout the school year.|
MaryLou Whaley, Director, Community Engagement & Philanthropy
Debra Blossom, Assistant Department Manager, Volunteer Services
|Larry Sykes, Ed.D.||Dr. Alberto Vázquez|
|Assistant Superintendent, Outreach and School Improvement
|Chief of Staff
|Hillsborough County Public Schools (Florida) * Mtg.#20170919_819 (Board Meeting followed by Public Hearing) * Section C Item# 13.08|