Learn More About Homes for Sale-Lake Norman Schools
With more than 20,000 students, Iredell-Statesville Schools ranks among the 20 largest school districts in North Carolina. Our teachers represent a wealth of knowledge, with the average teacher in our district having 15 years of teaching experience. Student performance continues to improve, placing Iredell-Statesville Schools among the top 25% of school districts in the state. In fact, our SAT scores, graduation rate, and writing scores are among the best in North Carolina. As a district committed to quality and a 2008 recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, Iredell-Statesville Schools serves as a model school district not only for other districts in North Carolina, but also across the entire nation. The Department of Education in recognition of Iredell-Statesville Schools’ commitment to innovation and continuous improvement has awarded two significant grants to the district. The first grant is the $5 million “Investing in Innovation” which focuses on helping high-needs students achieve at greater levels. The second one is the $20 million “Race-to-the-Top District” grant which supports the implementation of an innovative blended learning initiative for our traditional middle and high schools that includes the goal of having a one-to-one technology component for students. In addition to traditional school settings, the district provides a wide range of exciting educational opportunities through our choice programs specifically designed for unique student needs.
Buyers seeking information on Homes for Sale-Lake Norman Schools may be interested in learning more about the mission statement goal of “continuous improvement ” for I-SS ( Iredell- Statesville Schools) !
What does continuous improvement mean in I-SS?
It means that teachers and staff are empowered in making decisions that impact curriculum, instruction, and assessment. It means that staff members are heavily involved in looking at data to make decisions, not only about student learning, but also about finance, maintenance, personnel, and building decisions. It means that the board of education completes a self-assessment and creates an improvement plan just like every school, department, and classroom teacher. And it means our school district operates transparently and that our stakeholders have easy access to our policies and our processes.
What continuous improvement ultimately means in I-SS is that we will reach the mission of producing productive citizens and that we will reach our vision igniting a passion for learning.
For more information on Homes for Sale-Lake Norman Schools contact Denyse Naylor 704-363-6946!