Elementary Department

Elementary Department

Mrs. Shannon Alford


To ensure continuous growth and improvement in all elementary schools while working collaboratively with stakeholders to maximize every student’s potential.

  1. Goal 1: Curriculum - Ensure schools have access to high quality Tier 1 curricula and assessments are aligned to the rigor of the standards as evidenced by an increase in the elementary (K-8) assessment index from 61.8 to 71.8 by spring 2025 as indicated on DPS.

  2. Goal 2: Instruction - Provide intentional, customized, meaningful professional development based on the identified needs to enhance the overall teaching and learning as evidenced by an increase in the the K-8 progress index score from 90.4 to 100.4 by spring 2025 as indicated in DPS. Increase the effectiveness of instruction as measured by increase 3-5 mastery/advanced in ELA from 45 to 55; Math from 35 to 45; SS from 25 to 35 as indicated in DPS by spring 2025.

  3.  Goal 3: Growing Leaders - Serve as a transformational leader to enhance the overall leadership capacity and cultivate highly effective principals across our district as evidenced by an increase in individual school performance scores by an average of 3 or more points each year for 5 years.

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