Academic Support Services

2020-2021

A current full-scale psychoeducational evaluation (within three years) by a licensed professional is required as part of the application process to be considered for Academic Support Services.
 
Level 1

Level 1 Program is based upon valid documentation and recommendation from the Director of Academic Support Services and the SJ23 grade level counselor. Level 1 service provides oversight of a student’s academic support plan with the provision of only the following:
  • Extended time on assessments of up to 50%.
  • Teacher’s notes
  • Preferential Seating
Level 1 does not allow for admittance to or receive services from the Learning Center. Cost: $1100 per year.

Level 2
 
Targeted Academic Support in the Learning Center
Targeted Academic Support is available through an application and interview process and is also based upon valid documentation and recommendation from the Director of Academic Support Service. A Level 2 student will receive the following provisions:
  • Level 1 support
  • Enrollment in Academic Seminar several times a week, (depending on student schedule Gold vs Crimson days). During the Academic Seminar, the student will meet with a member of the Learning Center Team to assist with a plan for success through organization ,guidance, mentoring of planning assignments, study skills, initiating tasks, and self-monitoring as well as self-advocacy skills. Students enrolled in the year-long Academic Seminar will receive .5 elective credits each semester.
  • Targeted assistance instruction. These sessions are designed to meet the individual needs of students and provide accountability. The focus varies according to the academic need, but sessions generally focus on areas such as following up with instructors, remediation of skills, reinforcement of classroom teaching and implementation of accommodations.
  • Executive functioning strategies to best position the individual student to be more self-sufficient as they progress through each grade.
Communication is maintained between the Learning Center, teachers, students and parents, grade level counselors and Administration. Cost: $3250 per year.

Contact the Director of Academic Support Services, Sharon Turner at sturner@sj23lions.org for more information.
 

St. John XXIII College Preparatory

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Our Mission
We prepare the hearts and minds of our students to serve God and others.