Academics

Your child's academic success is important to all of us at Newby Elementary School.  Please use the following links to learn about our school programs and academic tools.

 

2016-2017 Student/Parent Handbook

 

School Improvement

Read our School-Wide Plan to learn about how we are making Newby better every day.

The school Literacy Framework shows our plan for teaching students to read and understand words as well as how to help students who may struggle.

The Newby Math Framework explains how we will teach, practice, and test different math concepts as well as what we will do to assist students who have a difficult time with math.

 

Programs 

Destiny is our library program used to locate books within the district.

Accelerated Reader is a program which helps children to have individual reading successes.

 

Standardized Testing

mclass is an assessment administered to students in K-2 that accesses their literacy and math skills using a one to one device.

Acuity is a standardized assessment administered to students in grades 3-6 that accessess their knowledge of current grade level standards.

ISTEP+  is an assessment for students in grades 3-6 that determines their mastery of grade level standards and determines the schools public law 221 rating.

IREAD is an assessment for students in grade 3 that determines their mastery of literacy skills.

 

Important Links

The  Indiana Department of Education website includes links to various information about the state's educational system.

The Indiana College and Career Readiness Standards. 

Mooresville's Exceptional Learning page includes information for families whose students may have different learning styles or needs, such as high ability education, special education, English language learners, and much more.

Here is a link to a video tutorial on how to check your student's grades on Skyward.