Globally Competitive Students
Goal 1.1: Each year all Cleveland County Schools students (PK-12) will demonstrate at least expected growth on the Common Core and Essential Standards (North Carolina Standard Course of Study).
Goal 1.2: Beginning in 2013-14 and beyond, students will demonstrate authentic literacy skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking, and presenting) at every level (PK-12).
Goal 1.3: By the spring of 2018, the graduation rate will increase from 83.3% to at least 90%.
Goal 1.4: By 2017-18 all students graduating from high school (90%) will have a pathway for the future: College technical school, military, or workforce.
Goal 1.5: By 2015-16 Cleveland County Schools will implement a one-to-one technology initiative for all students.
Goal 1.6: By 2016-17, all students will demonstrate the North Carolina Technology Standards in reading, writing, researching, and computing.
Goal 1.7: By August, 2016, character education will be integrated into a positive behavior program in all schools to develop well-rounded, successful citizens, who are responsible and globally aware.
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