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7-12 Principal Steve Borer
"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day, teach him how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime." Chinese Proverb
Announcements
Changes in ISDF
Supporting Those Who Need Support, Changes in ISDF
Steve Borer, Principal 7-12

Starting in the 2nd semester we are making some changes to our ISDF program. For those of you who donít know what ISDF is, I will try to explain. ISDF stands for Increase Success, Decrease Failure. ISDF was created three years ago as an intervention to provide more support and motivation for our students who were struggling academically.

ISDF works like this, after the failing list is pulled on Monday morning, students who are on the failing list must attend an ISDF period on Thursday and Friday of the same week. The ISDF period runs 3:09-3:33, a 25 minute period at the end of the day on Thursday and Friday. Every student is assigned a Viking time teacher who supports and helps the students during their ISDF period. The ratio of students to teacher is very low and teachers are often able to provide one on one assistance for their ISDF students. During ISDF students are able to receive support, time and access to teachers so they can succeed and get off the failing list. Students who are not on the failing list are free to go on Thursday and Friday at 3:09, thus there is motivation for every student to stay off the failing list.

ISDF has operated using the above format for the past three years. Over the past three years we have kept track of our data and the data suggests the number of students on the failing list has decreased. Thus ISDF has been successful for many of our students. However, in order to be fair we have had some students who have been on the failing list in multiple subjects who are still struggling within the current system. Therefore we are creating a few changes to ISDF to support those who need it most. We are now creating a Level 2, ISDF. Level 2, ISDF will provide more time, motivation and support for those who need it most. The current or past ISDF system we have used, will now be considered Level 1, ISDF.

Level 2, ISDF will add more intervention and will work like this: When the failing list is pulled on Monday morning, students who are on the failing list in 2 or more subjects these students must attend Level 2, ISDF. Level 2, ISDF will run from Tuesday until the following Monday during the last period of the day, which runs from 3:09-3:33. Level 2, ISDF students will be provided more time, motivation and support. Level 2, ISDF students are assigned a specific Level 2, ISDF teacher who will help support, and provide assistance to the student which will help them get off the failing list and help them experience success.

If you have any questions about our changes to the ISDF intervention please feel free to give me a call.
Files
 Fire Exit and Tornado Zone Maps
Maps for Fire Exit and Tornado Zones
 Newsletters
Archive of Newsletters
 10am Start Lunch Bells.xlsx
10:00 Late Start Lunch schedule
 14-15 AB DAYS FOR HIGH SCHOOL OR JR HIGH.xlsx
2014-15 A/B Day schedule for High School and Junior High
 1pm Dismissal Lunch Sem1-1.xlsx
1:00 Early Out Lunch Schedule
 1st & 2nd Lunch Dismissal 204-15.xlsx
Lunch Dismissal Schedule
 2014 2015-V6 Calendar.xlsx
2014-15 Lakeview School Calendar
 Assessment Dates 14-15.doc
Assessment Dates 2014-15
 Bell Schedules 14-15.xlsx
Bell Schedules for 2014-15
 First Responders 2014-15.doc.docx
First Responders 2014-15
 High School schedule 2014-15.xlsx
2014-15 High School Schedule
 How to get detail grades for your Viking Time Students in Gradebook.docx
How to guide-monitoring your Viking Time students grades on PowerSchool
 ISDF guidelines.docx
ISDF Guidelines
 JH Schedule 2014-2015.xls
2014-15 Junior High Schedule
 Lakeview Student Support System.docx
SASP- Student Academic Support System
 SAT Form.pdf
SAT form pdf
Contacts
+ Borer, Steve
+ Shadley, Jake
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