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​Health and Science School Grades 6-12 ELEducation

EL Education is a comprehensive school reform and development model for elementary, middle, and high schools. (EL Core Practices)

The five core practices of EL Education—learning expeditions, active pedagogy, school culture and character, leadership and school improvement, and structures - work in concert and support one another to promote high achievement through active learning, character growth, and teamwork. (EL Core Practices)

We Are Crew, Not Passengers - Crew is an integral part of Health and Science School and Crew structures are embedded in the culture. Crew is everything we do. Every student is an active participant in Crew three times a week. Crew is a structured class designed to foster relationships, become literate citizens, serve the community, and bond with peers through initiatives, Socratic seminars, problem solving, and adventure. (EL Core Practices)

​Crew-led Community Meetings foster student leadership, teamwork, and collaboration. Community Meetings either 1) celebrate student success, 2) problem-solve school issues, or 3) engage in spirited competition and fun between students. (EL Core Practices)

​In an EL Education School learning is active active, challenging, meaningful. public, and collaborative. (EL Core Practices)

​Teachers always use learning targets and knowledge of their students to plan lessons. (EL Core Practices)

As learning is public in an EL Education school, students at Health and Science participate in Exhibitions of Learning in the spring, which include Student Led Conferences, Mock Interviews, and Passages. (EL Core Practices)

​Students present a reflection of their high school work and their researched plans for their post high school years to a panel of community partners which include business partners, community members, teachers, and district personnel. (EL Core Practices)

​Students demonstrate ownership and pride through attending to detail and making their final draft work accurate, thorough, and aesthetically strong. (EL Core Practices)

​ELEducation Dimensions of Student Acheivement - Mastery of Knowledge & Skills, Character, and High Quality Student Work. (EL Core Practices)

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