Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 3/12/2019 - 4:30 PM
Type: Info
Subject: Highland Park Elementary School, Bessemer Academy, Roncalli STEM Academy and Central High School Presentations
Strategic Plan Alignment:
File Attachment:
Summary: Roncalli STEM Academy, Highland Park and Bessemer Academy will join Central High School, as being recognized and honored as a Project Lead The Way (PLTW) Distinguished School. The PLTW Distinguished School recognition honors schools committed to increasing student access, engagement, and achievement in their PLTW programs.
Students will bring forth their most current projects that will showcase a design-thinking mindset delivered through compelling activities, projects, and problems that build upon each other and relate to the world around them.

Central High School:
Assistant Principal: Alex Trujillo
Trent Donely
Students accompanied by PLTW Teacher: Kevin Buchanan

Roncalli STEM Academy:
Principal: Marci Imes
Zach Martinez and Tyler Sanchez,
Students accompanied by PLTW Teacher Rebecca Reinking-Herd

Highland Park Elementary:
Principal: Crystal Gallegos
Team: Alyssa Iacabone, Sean McCoy, Shayna Aragon, Jasper Delvna
Students accompanied by PLTW STEM TOSA: Karlie Zabukovic

Bessemer Academy:
Principal: Angela Flores
Samuel Valles-Romo
Amara Rios
Brian Quiles
Students accompanied by PLTW STEM TOSA: Karlie Zabukovic
Recommendation: Superintendent's Comments: Presented to the Board of Education as information contained in the March 12, 2019 Board materials.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Suzanne Morey - Assistant Superintendent for Teaching & Learning
Signed By:
Charlotte Macaluso - Superintendent