Monday, October 24, 2016 Klamath Falls City Schools are open and in session for all grades.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 Klamath Falls City Schools are open and in session for all grades.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 Klamath Falls City Schools are open and in session for all grades. Earlier release for elementary, middle, and high school students.
Thursday, October 27, 2016 Klamath Falls City Schools are open and in session for all grades
Friday, October 28, 2016 Klamath Falls City Schools are open and in session for all grades
Any school emergency closures will be updated on this list the day of the closure.
|Added: 10/23/2016 6:01:08 PM|
Paypal is Now Available for Meal Account Payments!
To pay for your student's meals at KFCS, you can now pay online through the SIS Parent Portal. If you haven't accessed the Parent Portal, contact your student's school secretary to add your email to your student's information. Or email the webmaster with your name and your student(s) name and school to have your email added so you can access the Parent Portal.
If you don't see the "ONLINE PAYMENT" tile on your parent portal screen, click on the "Select Tiles" link in the bottom left corner, then check the box for Online Payments.
Klamath Union High School AVID Opportunities - Click Here
|KFCS Dental and Vision Screening:
The LIONS Club with be providing the annual Vision screening at the KF City Schools in October. If you do not want your child screened, please contact the school secretary prior to the screening dates.
October 17th Pondo: The OIT Dental Hygiene program will provide dental screening for all 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students.
If you do not want your child screened - send a written note to the school nurse or main office prior to October 17th. "OPT OUT" forms may be picked up in the main office.
Permission slips are available at the school and/or they have been sent home with your child. Please return them to your child's school as soon as possible.
This is a great way for your child to get preventative dental care and help keep their smiles beautiful. These services do not replace regular dental care from a dentist.
If you are interested, contact your child's school to see if they are participating.
The following services will be offered: Oral health screening (Teeth Check-up), Flouride Coating, Sealant, Silver Flouride, Antiseptic for the Teeth (Iodine), Protective Restoration. (See the permission slips for details about each service.)
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Upcoming District Wide Events
100% Graduation is Our Expectation
Each Child Ready for the Next Grade
1. Student Excellence
Increase the percent of students who meet or exceed proficiency targets on each state achievement test and district proficiency grading systems.
- Implement the High Impact Teaching and Learning Strategies (WICOR).
- Utilize strategies to achieve 90% attendance for all students.
- Consistently use formative assessments and data to improve student instruction. Use data to inform improvement efforts.
- Partner with students and parents to set and implement individual student learning and growth targets.
- Teachers will utilize the district’s Professional Growth and Evaluation system to maximize student learning.
- Increase the percent of high school graduates from one year to the next.
Increase the percent of high school graduates from one year to the next.
- Implement the AVID effective instructional reading strategies to achieve Common Core State Standards in literacy.
- Clearly communicate with students and families about what students are expected to learn and do to reach proficiency.
- Develop a district-wide culture centered around “all students being everyone’s responsibility.”
- Identify at-risk students and provide supports necessary for their success.
- Implement relevant required curriculum (most current district content adoptions) with agreed-upon supplemental materials.
- Implement extended day and/or year plans for students not meeting requirements at grade level.
- Improve in-building and cross-building student transitions.
- Utilize the Tyler Pulse data warehouse (grades and attendance) at grade report time to identify students at risk for failure/dropout K-12.
2. Collaborative Excellence
a. Parent and community partnerships are increased as measured by an increasing percent of students who take part in two or more service projects per year and by an increase in the number of school volunteers.
- Work with the Klamath Promise initiative along with community and parent partnering to increase the graduation rate.
- Establish effective systematic two-way communication between parents, community, and schools.
- Track effectiveness of communication via Excellence Indicators.
- Tie careers to learning and establish more school-to-work experiences.
- Increase community and parent involvement in all schools.
- Acknowledge partnerships.
- Set up multiple opportunities for students to improve Klamath Falls through student service projects at all age levels.
b. PLC implementation is effectively utilized so that at each grade level the following is true:
- PLC’s plan for Core instruction that includes interventions and enrichments for each student.
- High impact, effective teaching strategies are shared among teachers.
- PLC pacing is followed by all.
- Effectively use the PLC process to create formative assessments, analyze student outcomes and make adjustments to instruction based on the results.
3. Operational Excellence
Monitor Excellence Indicator progress and use results to drive improvements.
All areas of the district utilize the PDSA process to drive improvement.
Effectively implement the new teacher and administrator evaluation plans so that the percentage of those being evaluated indicate the new tools and processes have helped them improve their performance.