Academic Programs and Support Team Mission Statement
The mission of Academic Programs and Supports is to utilize authentic data to develop structures that create a more equitable system by providing collaborative and quality services for all stakeholders.
Alternative Education Mission Statement
Alternative Education programs within Richmond Public Schools will provide non-traditional learning opportunities for students in specific situations, focusing on self-advocacy, academic achievement and post-high school education and employment.
The Why Behind Alternative Education
The Alternative Education programs team works collaboratively with stakeholders to assist students in identifying pathways for academic achievement. Our efforts are intentional and specific, based on individual student needs and an ever-changing educational landscape. All program planning is to reduce the dropout rate while increasing the graduation rate.
Laura J. Faulcon, Ed.S.
Manager, Alternative Education
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