Our Elementary Education Department provides rigorous and cultivating learning experiences that are personalized and innovative every day for every student of Wayne County Public Schools. Our mission is accomplished through the use of the following:
90 minute reading blocks
Rigorous lessons embedded with higher order thinking skills and cognitive demands
Best Practices and High Yield strategies
Resources provided by North Carolina Department of Instruction
Providing meaningful professional development opportunities
Utilizing Multi-Tiered System of Support Framework (MTSS)
The National PTA has created the following linked course descriptions that identify the skills developed in each grade. This information will help parents understand the purpose and rationale of the assignments their students are completing for courses.