20 Irving Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Our mission in the Worcester Public Schools is to provide all students the opportunity to advance their scholarship with a rigorous core curriculum and high quality instruction. This enables students to discover the expanse of their academic talents, shape the quality of their character, and develop the confidence to become conscientious, reflective citizens who are empowered to better our community and our world.
Professional Practice Goal:
During the 2020-21 school year, create a school and district community environment that promotes two-way communication with families and provide resources for effective student learning and performance.
Student Learning Goal:
Fifty percent of students in grades four, five and six that participated in the Fall start baseline assessment will achieve a student growth percentage of forty or higher by June of 2021.
District Improvement Goals:
- Increase diversity of new hires to 17% by June 2021 and continue to improve both the recruitment and retention rates. (Strategic Plan Benchmark 2021)
- By June 2021, develop an annual budget that is aligned with the Strategic Plan.
- Lower the out of school suspension rate by five percent for Special Education Group C students with emotional disabilities through evidence based targeted intervention and resources by June 2021.