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University Academy 2021-2022 School Goals
Based on 2021 U.S. News & World Report rankings, 60% of University Academy seniors will gain acceptance to Top 150 colleges/universities.
University Academy will earn advanced/proficient scores above the state of Missouri in MAP assessments for Spring 2022 testing.
As evidenced by NEE observation Domain 1.2 (The teacher cognitively engages students in the content.), student engagement will be increased with an average NEE score of 5.5 or higher by May, 2022.
Seniors will score an average ACT score of 22.6 or higher.
$8 million or more in total scholarships will be earned by the Class of 2022.
By designing and fully implementing a series of college and career-ready learning events, Real World Learning opportunities will afford every UA senior the chance to earn at least one MVA (Market Value Asset) upon graduation.
By January, 2022, establish a Cultural Competency Task Force with reported actionable goals and set accomplishment dates utilizing a site-based committee made of school staff, students, parents, and alumni.
As outlined in the Strategic Plan, launch the K-12 Curriculum Alignment.
In support of the creation of a Teacher Recruitment Program for new staff and a Competitive Retention Program for teachers that promotes professional learning, apply for the DESE Teacher Recruitment and Retention grant by January 31, 2022.
Expand virtual enrollment to 100 students in grades K-9 and achieve 85% course completion. 


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