STRATEGIC PLANNING FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION AMENDMENTS
House Floor Amendments
Amendment 5 January 31, 2000 6:30 PM
Representative Lloyd W. Frandsen proposes the following amendments:
1. Page 6, Line 168: After "(1)" insert "(a)" and after "its" bracket "school district" and insert "local school board"
2. Page 6, Lines 169-170: After "level to" bracket "help" on line 169 and bracket all of line 170 and insert:
"improve student achievement by developing a plan to include:
(i) the school's identified most critical academic needs;
(ii) a recommended course of action to meet the identified academic needs;
(iii) a specific listing of any programs, practices, materials, or equipment that the school will need to implement its action plan to have a direct impact on the instruction of students and result in measurable increased student performance; and
(iv) how the school intends to enhance or improve academic excellence at the school.
(b) The school may develop a multiyear plan, but the plan must be presented and approved annually by the local school board of the district in which the school is located.
(c) The school shall:
(i) implement the plan as developed by the council and approved by the local board;
(ii) provide ongoing support for the council's plan;
(iii) meet school board reporting requirements regarding performance and accountability;
(iv) publicize to its patrons and the general public its plan to enhance or improve academic excellence at the school, including the results of those efforts; and
(v) through its council prepare and present an annual report to its local school board at the end of the school year."