What is Basic Skills?
Basic Skills is a program that offers supplementary support to general education students in the subjects of math and reading in grades Kindergarten through five. Students are recommended for Basic Skills using a variety of measures. Some of these measures include, but are not limited to, assessment results, class performance and report card criteria.
Students receiving Basic Skills will be given a schedule for instruction. Student progress will be continuously monitored throughout the year and communication with the classroom teacher is ongoing.