The staff and families of Beverly Park strive to create a safe, motivating, and respectful learning environment, where students realize their potential while developing academic skills through teamwork and an appreciation for the talents of all.  Beverly Park Elementary is a vibrant community of learners. The 550 students, staff, and families focus on relationship building, personal growth, and learning.


Dear Beverly Park Community,

Congratulations on a great 2014-15 school year! We have many accomplishments to be proud of, but I want to highlight these results we can already measure for 2014-15 success:

   • Teacher professional learning and coaching for Guided Reading practices contributed to growth from 42% of students reading at 
      level standard in June 2014 to 52% of students reading at grade level standard in June 2015
   • Implementation of Reading Partners one-on-one reading tutoring for 50 students with community volunteer tutors, students in the
      program averaged over 1.5 years growth as readers, many students moving to grade level standard as readers
   • School goal of 5/20 students with IEPs proficient in math as measured by Highline Benchmark Assessment 3 met with average of 6/20
      students with IEPs proficient
   • School goal of reduced Office Discipline Referrals (ODRs) met: less than 6/20 students received 1-3 ODRs and less than 3/20 students
      received 3 or more ODRs
   • Growth for ELL students meeting state language proficiency standard on WELPA: 6% of ELL students exit ELL at level 4 in 2014,
      26% of  ELL students exit ELL at level 4 in 2015

This summer, we have several learning opportunities in motion, please let us know if you need more information!
   • 3rd grade reading summer school at Hazel Valley for students in need of extra support, June 22- July 31
   • STEM Academy summer school (math and science) for identified students moving from 4th to 5th and 5th to 6th grades, August 17-        21, at Hazel Valley 
   • Kindergarten Jump Start program for all new students, August 17-21 at Beverly Park (9:10am-12:10pm)

Finally, we are excited to host our first back to school Open House on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 5:30-7:30. Please plan to attend so you can:

   • Complete any needed documents for the start of school
   • Complete necessary electronic forms for Free or Reduced Lunch (with help in both English and Spanish, on laptops!)
   • SEE for yourself exactly what supplies are needed for each grade level
   • Learn who your student’s new teacher is, meet them in person, and set a goal for your student’s success in September/October

Thank you again for all of your support, have a wonderful July/August and we look forward to seeing you on September 1!

Principal Courtney Daikos


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