Allen Park Public Schools' Curriculum

The focus of this department in the Allen Park Schools is to support the students, parents, teachers, and administrators as they provide a rich learning environment. All activities within this departments has one goal in mind, increase student achievement.

The responsibilities of the curriculum department include:

  • Coordinating district student testing such as the Michigan Education Assessment Program (MEAP), Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) and Classroom Literacy.

  • Supporting our secondary schools in the administration of the Michigan Merit Exam.

  • Facilitating professional staff development for instructional staff in the areas of academics and technology.

  • Coordinating and monitoring state and local grant funded programs such as Title I and Section 31A (at-risk).

  • Coordinating services for students qualifying for services as English learners.

  • Coordinating services for students qualifying as homeless.

  • Facilitating our curriculum review process through the assistance of the Instructional Curriculum Council.

  • Coordinating and support the efforts of school improvement teams at our schools and the AdvancED accreditation process.

  • Managing our student data system, MISTAR, which includes studentconnection, parentconnection, and teacherconnection.