The WCS Curriculum Council met on December 6th, 2012, to review the proposed new, revised, and deleted course offerings for the 2013-14 school year. The Curriculum Council recommendations will be presented to the school board during the December meeting. Read more to see the meeting notes, feedback, and a synopsis of the proposals.
A recently commissioned Cambridge Report suggested “theme schools” and promoting choice within WCS. Washington Elementary received the IDOE Innovation Fund Grant and became the first “Theme School” through implementing STEM education and a project based learning approach. Other schools were asked to consider a “theme” that would match the respective needs of their students/school.