Resolution: Adoption and Implementation of the Schoolwide Enrichment Model
WHERE AS, the Fishers Island Union Free School District is committed to providing a personalized education, and;
WHERE AS, the Fishers Island School is committed to providing challenging and engaging PreK-12 education experience that prepares all students to lead a successful life by developing their interests, abilities, learning styles, and preferred modes of expression, and;
WHERE AS, the faculty, staff, and administration at the Fishers Island School are committed to ongoing professional development and effective teaching/learning strategies, and;
WHERE AS, the Fishers Island community has expressed the desire to partner with us to design and implement a highly effective, world-class educational program that offers students and families an alternative approach to the act of learning, and;
WHERE AS, the Fishers Island Board of Education wishes to work collaboratively with other Island boards and organizations to implement an "action plan" focused on building a vibrant year-round and seasonal community and enhancing the quality of life for all Island residents.
NOW THEREFORE: The Fishers Island Board of Education approves and supports the adoption and implementation of the Schoolwide Enrichment Model as a key strategy in delivering an innovative and exciting educational experience to all students.
Schoolwide Enrichment Steering Committee
November 28, 2012
Adopted by the Fishers Island School Board of Education, December 2012