BOE Goals 2020-2021

Rondout Valley Central School District
2020-2021 School Year
Board of Education Goals

Goal Area: COVID specific 

The Rondout Valley School District will establish remote and hybrid instructional models based upon the most recent guidance provided by NYSED and the Ulster County Department of Health in response to the COVID pandemic.  Assessment of the instructional models will be ongoing. 

Objectives/Action Steps

The RVCSD Board of Education will work with

  • Administration and staff to provide all students with instructional/learning opportunities to the greatest extent possible while maintaining a safe learning environment for students and staff.

 

Goal Area: Student Achievement

The Rondout Valley School District will provide a safe, welcoming and inclusive learning environment that increases academic achievement and promotes the social-emotional well-being of all students. 

Objectives/Action Steps

The RVCSD Board of Education will

  • establish a strategic planning framework to ensure continuous school improvement.

  •  implement a strategic plan that identifies the goals, measurable objectives, and activities that RVCD has identified as essential to successfully execute its mission and vision by the 21-22 School Year.

  •  regularly monitor student performance trends.

 

Goal Area: Fiscal Management

Through transparent operations, shared accountability and best practices, the Board of Education will maintain sound fiscal stewardship of financial resources consistent with Board policies.

Objectives/Action Steps

The RVCSD Board of Education will

  • hold public committee meetings that will offer the community insight into budget development process.

  •  disseminate a budget newsletter to all stakeholders.

  • collect feedback from all stakeholder groups through a survey and a public hearing.
  • approve a 5-year fiscal plan to ensure the long-term financial security of the District.

 

Goal Area: Facilities

The Rondout Valley School District will maintain its buildings and grounds to ensure that school campuses are safe and effective learning environments.

Objectives/ Action Steps

The RVCSD Board of Education will

  • oversee phase 1 of the current Capital Project.

  • receive regular updates on the current state of district’s building and grounds.

  • communicate progress and status of current and future projects to stakeholders.

 

Goal Area: Climate and Culture

The District will cultivate a climate of mutual respect, collaboration, and trust among all stakeholder groups.

Objectives/Action Steps

The RVCSD Board of Education

  • will communicate effectively and regularly with stakeholders around key issues to deepen understanding and trust.

  • provide funding for professional development and training in areas related to a creating and maintaining a positive school climate for students and staff.

BOE Meeting 3/23/21