Title I

Title I Notification Letter to Parents

Information for Parents and Families

notification
Nov 2019

Alpha Charter of Excellence Title I Annual Parent Meeting School Year: 2019-20

Annual Parent Meeting

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019

Dia: Jueves, 19 de septiembre del 2019

Time / Hora: 4:00 p.m. / Tarde

Location / Lugar: Cafetorium / Cafeteria

 

Alpha Charter of Excellence, a Title I School invites you to our Title I Annual Parent Meeting to gain knowledge on: What is Title I, Every Student Succeed Act (ESSA), Parental Rights and more…

Alpha Charter of Excellence, una escuela del Título I le invita a nuestra Reunión Anual de Padres para adquirir conocimientos sobre: ¿Cuál es el Título I, la Ley Cada Estudiante Triunfa (Every Student Succeeds Act, ESSA), Derechos de los Padres y mucho más…?

 

 

Accessibility accommodations and translation services will be provided upon request. Se proporcionaran ajustes de accesibilidad y servicios de traduccion a su peticion.

Alpha Charter of Excellence
3
rd – 5th  Grades Parent Workshop
Title I School                       
AdvancED Accredited

Agenda

October 18th, 2019

  • School Safety Updates
  • Student Services Provided
  • Understanding I-Ready Reports
  • Grade Level Requirements and Expectations
  • Understanding State Assessment / School Wide Assessments
  • 3rd Portfolio and End of Year Promotion
  • Parent Portal and School Messenger
  • 5th Grade Events
  • 5th Middle School Application

Security Updates / Student Services

  • Fortify:
  • https://getfortifyfl.com/Tip.html
  • Message from our Superintendant: Threat “We take every single threat seriously. We can’t differentiate whether it is a prank, joke or hoax. We investigate all with rigorously,” said Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho.
  • Threat Assessment Team / Safety Drills
  • Counseling / Focus Groups / Multicultural Care Centers

i-Ready Reading

i-ready

i-Ready Math

i-ready-math

Recommended Weekly Instructional Usage Time & Pass Rate

Kinder

On Grade Level

(Por encima o a nivel de su grado)

1 Grade Level Below

(En progreso a nivel de su grado)

45 min weekly / en la semana 

 

 

 

Pass each lesson with 75% or more

Pasar cada actividad  con el 75% o más

 

1st grade

On Grade Level

(Por encima o a nivel de su grado)

45 min weekly/ en la semana

1 Grade Level Below

(En progreso a nivel de su grado)

2 Grade Levels Below

(Necesita mejorar)

60 min weekly/ en la semana
 

 

 

2nd-5th grade

On Grade Level

(Por encima o a nivel de su grado)

45 min weekly/ en la semana

1 Grade Level Below

(En progreso a nivel de su grado)

60 min weekly/ en la semana

2 Grade Levels Below

(Necesita mejorar)

75 min weekly/ en la semana

What is needed to be successful in school?

  • Parent Participation
  • Making sure students do i-Ready (not as punishment)
  • Homework
  • Keeping up with grades
  • Practice Multiplication
  • Keep in touch with the teachers
  • Students need 9 hours of sleep. Go to bed early!
  • Limit electronics throughout the week
  • Attendance!!!! If your child is not here they are not learning

State Requirements to Pass 3rd grade

  • Students can repeat 3rd grade if they receive a level 1 on FSA ELA Reading State Test
  • Pass the 3rd grade Portfolio
  • i-Ready alternative test
  • Summer School
  • Mid year promotion for qualified students in November of the following school year.

Learning Software

  • Imagine Learning for English Language Learners Levels 1 only
  • i-Ready Reading and Math
  • Gizmos (Math and Science 3rd-5th grade)
  • Prodigy
  • Reflex Math

Additional Support

Differentiated Instruction

  • During Math and Reading  by the teacher to target areas of need
  • Support staff goes into classroom to help struggling students

Response to Intervention

  • Teachers will be meeting with parents to inform of placement
  • Additional support for 30 minutes daily to teach skills by teachers
  • If it does not work student will get 15 minutes additional

 

Intensive Acceleration

  • Students learn reading strategies through Science and Social Studies

Testing Calendar 2019-20
Dates

Iready Test for K-5 Grades:  AP2 December 2 – 20  AP3 May 4 – June 2

Science Quarter Test Grades 3-4:  End of Every Quarter:  October 23, 2019

Science 5th Grade Test:  At the end of every Topic  and MYA January 21, 2019

District Writing Pre Test:  October 14th – 30th

ACCESS for ESOL students only K-5:  January 27 – March 20

FSA Testing:  April 1-15 and May 4-15

FSA Writing Test (4th and 5th Grade Only): April 1-15

FCAT Science 2.0 Test (5th Grade Only): May 11 – 22

3rd Grade Alternative Test for promotion:  May 18th

Parent Portal / School Messenger

  • www.dadeschools.net
  • Click Parent
  • Click create an account
  • Agree
  • Add name, last name, password and email
  • Click Register and go back to your email and follow the directions
  • Parent Pin number with Student ID number

 

School Messenger

You will receive a text with the following information: You registered for School Messenger Notification press Y to receive messages

This is for all parents to receive my text messages instead of phone calls (If Preferred)!

5th Grade Events / Middle School

  • Middle School Application assistance with Ms. Navas will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:00 a.m. in the computer lab on the following days: November 5, 7, 12, and 14th.
  • Orlando 5th Grade Trip:

Questions?
Preguntas?

Alpha Charter of Excellence
K-2  Grade Parent Workshop
Title I School                       
AdvancED Accredited

Agenda

October 18th, 2019

  • School Safety Updates
  • Student Services Provided
  • Understanding I-Ready Reports
  • Grade Level Requirements and Expectations
  • K-2nd Grades recommendations for Success
  • Understanding State Assessment / School Wide Assessments
  • Dade School Parent Portal

Security Updates / Student Services

  • Fortify:
  • https://getfortifyfl.com/Tip.html
  • Message from our Superintendant: Threat “We take every single threat seriously. We can’t differentiate whether it is a prank, joke or hoax. We investigate all with rigorously,” said Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho.
  • Threat Assessment Team / Safety Drills
  • Counseling / Focus Groups / Multicultural Care Centers

i-Ready Reading

i-ready2

i-Ready Math

i-ready-math2

Recommended Weekly Instructional Usage Time & Pass Rate

Kinder

On Grade Level

(Por encima o a nivel de su grado)

1 Grade Level Below

(En progreso a nivel de su grado)

45 min weekly / en la semana 

 

 

 

Pass each lesson with 75% or more

Pasar cada actividad  con el 75% o más

 

1st grade

On Grade Level

(Por encima o a nivel de su grado)

45 min weekly/ en la semana

1 Grade Level Below

(En progreso a nivel de su grado)

2 Grade Levels Below

(Necesita mejorar)

60 min weekly/ en la semana
 

 

 

2nd-5th grade

On Grade Level

(Por encima o a nivel de su grado)

45 min weekly/ en la semana

1 Grade Level Below

(En progreso a nivel de su grado)

60 min weekly/ en la semana

2 Grade Levels Below

(Necesita mejorar)

75 min weekly/ en la semana

What is needed to be successful in school?

  • Parent Participation
  • Making sure students do i-Ready (not as punishment)
  • Homework completion
  • Work on Handwriting
  • Keeping up with grades
  • Reading daily for a minimum 20 minutes
  • Practice Multiplication and Word Problems
  • Keep in touch with the teachers
  • Students need 9 hours of sleep. Go to bed early!
  • Limit electronics throughout the week
  • Attendance!!!! If your child is not here they are not learning

Learning Software

  • Imagine Learning for English Language Learners Levels 1 only
  • i-Ready Reading and Math

Additional Support

Differentiated Instruction

  • During Math and Reading  by the teacher to target areas of need
  • Support staff goes into classroom to help struggling students

Response to Intervention

  • Teachers will be meeting with parents to inform of placement
  • Additional support for 30 minutes daily to teach skills by teachers
  • If it does not work student will get 15 minutes additional

 

Intensive Acceleration

  • Students learn reading strategies through Science and Social Studies

Testing Calendar 2019-20
Dates

Iready Test for K-5 Grades:  AP2 December 2 – 20  AP3 May 4 – June 2

Science Quarter Test:  End of Every Quarter:  October 23, 2019

ACCESS for ESOL students only K-5:  January 27 – March 20

SAT 10 State Testing – April  6-9

Parent Portal / School Messenger

  • www.dadeschools.net
  • Click Parent
  • Click create an account
  • Agree
  • Add name, last name, password and email
  • Click Register and go back to your email and follow the directions
  • Parent Pin number with Student ID number

 

School Messenger

You will receive a text with the following information: You registered for School Messenger Notification press Y to receive messages

This is for all parents to receive my text messages instead of phone calls (If Preferred)!

Questions?
Preguntas?

PARENT TRAINING AND WORKSHOP

READ AT HOME PLAN

Read-at-Home Plan is a plan which includes strategies and activities that target the above-mentioned areas and provides guidance on ways you can support your child at home.

This plan can be accessed on your child’s school website or the English Language Arts website

Hard copies of this plan will also be available at your child’s school.

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