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Curriculum and Instruction

About Us

The School Specialty Programs Department helps support each of the 16 sites. Our focus is to offer the very best instructional programs that offer opportunities that will help our students compete in the global economy, while providing choices to our families.

Our Vision

Our vision is to create learning environments where “Building tomorrow’s leaders today” is evident in all of our initiatives. Our specialty programs are an important element to this process and can be seen throughout our district in each of our specialty focus areas and school sites. Our goal is to create specialized academies that provide choices for families such as our Spanish and Vietnamese Dual Language Immersion Programs, Computer Science Immersion Programs, GATE (Gifted and Talented Education) Magnet Academy with a focus on the Arts, AVID, & STEAM, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) Magnet, AVID Elementary and Middle Schools.

Our Mission

We have a commitment to build leaders: “Prepare all students to be responsible, resilient, resourceful, and productive world citizens in a changing and diverse society.”

If you have any questions about our programs, please do not hesitate to contact the School Specialty Programs department.

Michelle Scheiber, Director, Curriculum and Instruction
Michelle Scheiber, Director, Curriculum and Instruction