ADE Director's Communication Memo Form


Memo Number : COM-07-007

Date Created : 07/21/2006

Attention:

Superintendents
Co-op Directors
other: All Principals
Testing Coordinators
Federal Coordinators

Type of Memo: Regulatory
Response Required: Optional
   
Section:   Special Assistant - Dee Cox
Subject:
New School Designation (AYP)

Regulatory Authority:
No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (Peb. Law 107-110)

Contact Person:
Janinne Riggs

Phone Number:
501-682-4219

E-mail:
jriggs@arkedu.k12.ar.us

The Arkansas Accountability Workbook for Determining Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) includes a definition for New School that was approved by the US Department of Education. The definition of a new school can be found in the Workbook located on the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) web or in the attachment to this Commissionerís Memo.

Schools eligible for a New School designation should complete the attached Re-Configured Schools form and fax to Janinne Riggs at 501-682-5756 by Monday, July 31, 2006. The form can also be included as part of the appeal process that will follow the release of the school improvement reports.

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