Middle States Accreditation Committee

During the 2016-2017 school year, the Comsewogue School District embarked on becoming accredited by the Middle States Association.   After a self-review process, members of the Middle States Team visited Comsewogue and granted us full accreditation.  Below are the goals we set to improve Comsewogue.  Goals are set to be met in the 2022-2023 school year, as the process until the next accreditation is in 2023.  Based on survey feedback and local and state data collection, we set four goals.   Two are organizational goals and two are student performance goals. 

Goal 1

By the year 2023, the District will increase overall transparency for all stakeholders by the following:

Measure 1

Track the number of “hits” on the District Website and App.

 Year  Goal
 Baseline Year: 2016-2017  125 unique hits/month (excluding employees)
 Year 2 Data: 2018-2019  235 unique hits/month (excluding employees)
 Target Goal: 2019-2020  50% Improvement in "hits" (188 hits Goal)
 Final Goal: 2022-2023  80% Improvement in "hits" (225 hits Goal)

Measure 2

Track increased awareness with effective ratings on surveys shared in various areas via Survey Monkey.

 Year  Goal
 Baseline Year: 2016-2017  79%
 Year 2 Data: 2018-2019  85%
 Target Goal: 2019-2020  50% Improvements in Ratings (89.5% Goal)
 Final Goal: 2022-2023  80% Improvements in Ratings (95.8%Goal)

Goal 2

By the year 2023, the District will improve communication with regards to curriculum and assessment tools with all stakeholders by the following:

Measure 1

Track the number of “hits” on the District Curriculum webpage, Resource Area.

 Year  Goal
 Baseline Year: 2016-2017  125 unique hits/month (excluding employees)
 Year 2 Data: 2018-2019  235 unique hits/month (excluding employees)
 Target Goal: 2019-2020  50% Improvement in "hits" (188 hits Goal)
 Final Goal: 2022-2023  80% Improvement in "hits" (225 hits Goal)

Measure 2

Track increased awareness with effective ratings on surveys shared in Curriculum via Surkey Monkey.

 Year  Goal
 Baseline Year: 2016-2017  72%
 Year 2 Data: 2018-2019  75%
 Target Goal: 2019-2020  50% Improvement in Ratings (86% Goal)
 Final Goal: 2022-2023  80% Improvement in Ratings (94% Goal)

Goal 3

By the year 2023, the District will increase the percentage of students receiving an Advanced Regents Diploma by the following:

Measure 1

Track Advanced Regents Diploma (ARD) Graduation Rate.

 Year  Goal
 Baseline Year: 2016-2017  41% ARD
 Year 2 Data: 2018-2019  49% ARD
 Target Goal: 2019-2020  47% ARD
 Final Goal: 2022-2023  53% ARD

Measure 2

Track Overall High School Attendance Rate.

 Year  Goal
 Baseline Year: 2016-2017  96% Attendance Rate
 Year 2 Data: 2018-2019  92% Attendance Rate
 Target Goal: 2019-2020  97% Attendance Rate
 Final Goal: 2022-2023  98% Attendance Rate

Goal 4

By the year 2023, the District will increase proficiency for all English Language Learners.

Measure 1

Track Overall Graduation Rate of ELL Students.

 Year  Goal
 Baseline Year: 2016-2017  21% ELL Graduation Rate
 Year 2 Data: 2018-2019  15% ELL Graduation Rate
 Target Goal: 2019-2020  25% ELL Graduation Rate
 Final Goal: 2022-2023  29% ELL Graduation Rate

Measure 2

Track Overall Attendance Rate of ELL Students at the High School.

 Year  Goal
 Baseline Year: 2016-2017  45% Attendance Rate
 Year 2 Data: 2018-2019  86% Attendance Rate
 Target Goal: 2019-2020  50% Attendance Rate
 Final Goal: 2022-2023  55% Attendance Rate