Grandview School District

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  • Extra Mile Student Center organizing an online auction. The Extra Mile Student Center, located at 206 W. Second St., is working to raise money for its organization by hosting an auction - an online auction. The center is an after school drop-in program that serves students throughout the Grandview community. Currently the center, which is a 501c3 non-profit organization, is seeking donations for its auction. They are accepting auction items through Monday, Nov. 10. The auction itself will be held from Thursday, Nov. 13, through Thursday, Nov. 20. The online auction can be found at www.emauction.wordpress.com. For more information on the auction or to make a donation, contact the center at 882-0363 or email the center at gene@extramilecenter.org.
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  • Beginning of the year parents meeting planned. The Grandview School District's Federal and State Programs Department will be hosting a parents meeting from 5:30 to 8:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 19, in the Compass High School gymnasium.The topics of discussion will include overviews of the TBIP, Migrant, Title I, Lap and Title III programs, Common Core and new state standards, literacy overview with an activity and math.
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  • English language proficiency assessment shows targets nearly met. Federal law requires Washington state to set standards for the development of English language proficiency skills and academic progress for children learning English. Every year schools across the state test students who are learning English with the Washington English Language Proficiency Assessment, which measures English language proficiency in the areas of reading, writing, speaking and listening. The first target districts are required to meet looks for an annual increase in the percentage of students making process in learning English. The state's target is 67.8 percent, the Grandview School District shows an increase of 62.9 percent of students making progress during the 2013-2014 school year. Another target is the percent of students attaining English proficiency - the state's target is 7.7 percent and last year 6.5 percent of Grandview's students successfully transitioned from the English language development program. For more information on the state's targets and how the Grandview School District stacked up, click here.
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