Academic Standards | Kenosha Unified School District

Academic Standards

CURRICULAR AREA

ACADEMIC STANDARDS

REFERENCE LINK

Early learning

Wisconsin Model Early Learning Standards

http://ec.dpi.wi.gov/

http://ec.dpi.wi.gov/sites/default/files/imce/fscp/pdf/ec-wmels-rev2013.pdf

English/language arts (includes reading and writing)

Common Core Standards

http://dpi.wi.gov/ela/standards

In kindergarten through fifth grade, the district has also adopted standards-based grading in English/ language arts. Student progress reports reflect a summarized version of the relevant academic standards established for the content area. Copies of the typical progress reports applicable to each marking period in each grade can be reviewed by contacting the Office of Teaching and Learning.

Mathematics

Common Core Standards

http://dpi.wi.gov/math/standards

In kindergarten through fifth grade, the district has also adopted standards-based grading in mathematics. Student progress reports reflect a summarized version of the relevant academic standards established for the content area. Copies of the typical progress reports applicable to each marking period in each grade can be reviewed by contacting the Office of Teaching and Learning.

Science

Next Generation Science Standards

http://www.nextgenscience.org/next-generation-science-standards

In kindergarten through fifth grade, the district has also adopted standards-based grading in science. Student progress reports reflect a summarized version of the relevant academic standards established for the content area. Copies of the typical progress reports applicable to each marking period in each grade can be reviewed by contacting the Office of Teaching and Learning.

Social studies

Common Core Standards

http://cal.dpi.wi.gov/social-studies/standards

In kindergarten through fifth grade, the district has also adopted standards-based grading in social studies. Student progress reports reflect a summarized version of the relevant academic standards established for the content area. Copies of the typical progress reports applicable to each marking period in each grade can be reviewed by contacting the Office of Teaching and Learning.

 

Additionally, with regards to emphasizing content-area literacy in all subjects, the Kenosha Unified School District has adopted the Common Core State Standards for Disciplinary Literacy. A link to this additional resource is located here: http://dpi.wi.gov/standards/literacy-all-subjects