The Center Joint Unified School District will be adopting history/social science curriculum materials. If you are interested in reviewing these materials please contact the Curriculum and Instruction Office at 916-338-6343.
Spinelli's diverse students will become responsible citizens committed to academic excellence.
To achieve our mission, Spinelli staff will:
* Provide a nurturing and challenging educational environment * Empower students through broad curriculum utilizing individualized technology * Foster lifelong learners who are flexible thinkers, problem solvers, and team players * Have clear expectations for student behaviors and procedures * Encourage students, families, and community members to actively participate in our programs
* We will utilize District Pacing Guides to plan instruction and assessment of student learning * We will initiate small and whole group instruction based on students’ needs * We are committed to high expectations for learning, behavior, and citizenship regardless of background, label, or past experiences * We are committed to effective communication regarding student progress and to providing parents with resources, strategies, and information to help students succeed * We are committed to a safe, trusting and collaborative environment, open to learning from others to achieve our SMART goals. * We are committed to data driven decision making and we will utilize a variety of instructional strategies to promote success for all students. * We will honor the whole child, treating them with respect and care and attending to their social and emotional needs.