Three Howard-Suamico School District elementary schools were recognized by the Wisconsin Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) Network for their efforts in implementing and sustaining the program this year. Meadowbrook Elementary was named a School of Distinction. Forest Glen Elementary was named a School of Merit for the second straight year, and Howard Elementary earned School of Merit recognition for the first time.
About the Wisconsin PBIS Network: The Wisconsin PBIS Network (www.wisconsinpbisnetwork.org) is a collaborative project between DPI and the 12 CESAs to provide high quality PBIS professional development and technical assistance regionally throughout Wisconsin. The Wisconsin PBIS Network operates within the Wisconsin RtI Center (www.wisconsinrticenter.org) to help Wisconsin schools implement and sustain Response to Intervention (RtI) systems to support the behavioral and academic needs of ALL students. An advisory group that includes educators and other stakeholder groups helps to guide the PBIS initiative. For more information on PBIS in Wisconsin, please visit the Wisconsin PBIS Network at www.wisconsinpbisnetwork.org.
About the Howard-Suamico School District: Founded in 1961, the Howard-Suamico School District encompasses 53 square miles in one of the most popular and attractive areas of Wisconsin. Located in the villages of Howard and Suamico – just eight miles northwest of Green Bay’s historic Lambeau Field – the district serves approximately 6,000 students in eight schools and 10 community-based four-year-old kindergarten sites, making it the 26th-largest school district in the state of Wisconsin. The HSSD vision, mission and beliefs can best be summarized by the motto: Serving, Learning, Achieving – Together. For more information about the Howard-Suamico School District, follow us on Twitter (@HSSD) or visit www.hssd.k12.wi.us.