Monticello School Board Hears “Block Schedule and ABC” Discussion SummaryFebruary 20th, 2013 by Joe Burgess
High School principal Jim Lucas led the Monticello School board through a powerpoint presentation, Tuesday night, explaining the upcoming changes to the Common Core State Standards and PARCC (Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers).
Lucas included the “Pros and Cons” of the potential change, and showed the actual schedules for weeklyclasses.
Under the ABC Modified Block schedule, the 4 day of the week would still be “Block”, and students would have all of their classes on Friday, just in a shorter time period.
Superintendent Bobby Harper and Board President Hani Hashem spoke before the program, explaining that the presentation for just for informational purposed, and that no decision would be made at the meeting.
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