ACCESS (ELL): March 1-24
MCA Reading (gr 3-5): April 12-20
MCA Math (gr 3-5): April 21-28
MCA Science (gr 5): May 1-5
MPG/MAP (gr 1-2): May 8-30
The following services are described below: Institute for Learning (IFL); Instructional Support Tutor in Reading; English Language Learners (ELL); Coordinated Learning for Academic and Social Success (CLASS); Special Education Resource Program and Speech-Language Services
Instructional Support Tutor
Students identified in the 3rd – 5th grades needing additional support in reading are offered the opportunity for supplemental assistance through small group instruction. The children meet with a reading tutor in small groups (five or fewer students) for one half hour, two days per week. During small group instruction, the students receive strategies that support the classroom curriculum but are presented with different materials and instructional models.
English Language Learners (ELL)
ELL students are provided an educational opportunity to study and learn in an integrated setting. Goals for ELL students are to increase the student’s command of English, to increase student’s achievement in academic content areas, to develop a positive self-concept and attitude toward their own and other ethnic groups, and to improve communication between home and school.
Coordinated Learning for Academic and Social Success (CLASS)
CLASS is a citywide special education program for children with language and academic learning disabilities that prevent them from participating in a general education classroom setting. Generally, children in the CLASS program receive their academic education in CLASS classrooms and join general education
2501 W. 56th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55410
Telephone: 612.668.3180 | Fax: 612.668.3190