Saturday, 30 April 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Saturday
Low  37°
High 57°
Sunday
Low  37°
High 51°
Monday
Low  36°
High 61°
Tuesday
Low  42°
High 67°
Wednesday
Low  46°
High 76°
Thursday
Low  50°
High 80°
Friday
Low  53°
High 81°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 53°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Liberal High School May Also Face Restructuring
02/11/2010

The USD 480 Board of Education was informed Monday night at their meeting about four possible steps that they will likely have to take to restructure South Middle School due to low AYP test scores. Due to some new changes the last few weeks by the government Liberal High School may also find themselves having to restructure. If LHS has to restructure they will have to choose one of the same following steps that South will have to take.

The first option would be the Turnaround Model which would include replacing the principal, screening all existing staff and rehiring no more than 50 percent back.

The second option would be the Transformational Model which would include replacing the principal who led the school prior to commencement of the Transformation Model, and using rigorous, transparent, and equitable evaluation systems for teachers and principals that takes into account data and student growth as a significant factor as well as other factors.

The third option would be the Restart Model which would convert the school or close it and reopen it under a charter school operator.

The fourth option would be the School Closure Model which would completely close the school and students would have to attend another school.

USD 480 will have to wait and see if the state is going to enforce these choices, and if so they will have to make a decision on which model to choose. Curriculum and Staff Development Director Lana Evans has been and will continue to be in close communication with the state to find out more information.

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Update: Arrests Made In Shooting at DCCC College
Grant County Accident Injures Hugoton Man
Woman Killed In Stanton County Crash
Accident Injures One Thursday Evening In Liberal
Estrada slated to speak at SCCC Commencement
Liberal Police Dept. Participates in National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative
Bridge Replacement North of Meade Delayed 1 Month
Seward's Stevenson Picks Texas Tech  
Redskins Win Campus Invitational
Redskins Sweep Colby on the Road
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Grasshopper Soccer Games Cancelled
Austin Mullens is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
LHS Softball Grabs Home Win Over Stanton County
Seward Volleyball Camp/League Schedule Announced
SWMC Challenges Community To Think F.A.S.T.
Accident Injures One Thursday Evening In Liberal
Rain Dampens LHS Friday Sports Schedule
Friday's Mud Routes
Grant County Accident Injures Hugoton Man
Saints Pound Out 18 Hits in Mid Week Win
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group