It's a balance.


      The Reading Department

      Who Knew the Things We Do? 


    • Supporting literacy skills in the areas of phonemic awareness, phonics, vocabulary development, comprehension and writng. This is supported both in the classroom and in the Reading Lab. 
    • Celebrate Reading with schoolwide incentives, speakers , programs and offerings. (Accelerated Reader, Guest Author or Writer, Bookfair, Redskins Reads,Uncle Slam's Reading Program & Family Game Night )


    • Reading Specialist and classroom teacher collaborative classroom instruction. 

    • Assessment administration and analysis.

    • Ongoing Professional Learning Communities to secure a solid literacy foundation.