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Our Vision & Mission

Students at Harrison Prep will graduate as caring, curious, confident, and college-ready young people who have respect for multiple cultures and perspectives.

Teachers at HP will design standards-based challenging learning experiences enriched through technology, community partnerships and personal projects.

Staff at HP will foster meaningful and personalized relationships preparing students for global citizenship.

Washington Report Cards Available

Washington State report cards provide school data at the state, school district and school building level. The report cards may be downloaded from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction website here or by contacting the school at the number listed above.

District Mission

The mission of Clover Park School District is to ensure each child learns what he or she needs to know to succeed and contribute to the community.

Harrison

Preparatory School

2017-18

Kevin Rupprecht,

Principal

8800 121st St SW, Lakewood WA 98498 • 253-583-5340 Fax: 253-583-5417

Parent and Community Involvement

Parent and community engagement is key to student success. All parents, family and community members are invited to be involved in our school. We offer a variety of ways for interested individuals to support our students. Some examples include joining our parent organization, volunteer tutoring, chaperoning field trips, serving as a site council member and helping with school special events. Please contact us at the above number to learn more about getting involved with our school.

School Improvement Plan

The Harrison Prep School Improvement Plan focused on five main goals:

  1. Goal 1 MATH: All district and school staff will ensure that 85% of our students will meet or exceed grade-level in math and disparities among all sub-groups will be eliminated as measured by state, district, and classroom assessments.
  2. Goal 2 LITERACY: All district and school staff will ensure that 85% of our students will meet or exceed grade-level in literacy and disparities among all sub-groups will be eliminated as measured by state, district, and classroom assessments.
  3. Goal 3 SCIENCE: All district and school staff will ensure that 85% of our students will meet or exceed grade-level in science and disparities among all sub-groups will be eliminated as measured by state, district, and classroom assessments.
  4. Goal 4 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES: As a result of professional practices, and intentional instructional strategies all students will grow academically a minimum of one year and students below grade level will grow academically a minimum of 1.5 years; and the district graduation rate will reach 85% or greater in June 2018.
  5. Goal 5 SCHOOL SPECIFIC GOAL: Harrison Prep will strive to be a model International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme and Diploma Programme school.

A number of strategies have been outlined to achieve the goals listed and can be viewed in further detail by visiting our website which can be found on the “school” tab of the district website.
The analysis of student achievement data and on-going monitoring of strategies identified in our school improvement plan keeps us accountable to positive progress and overall student success. Our goal is to continue to see our students achieving at high levels in preparation for a successful transition to college and career experiences.

Facility Use

Our school is used throughout the school year during non-school hours by parents, community organizations and recreation groups. A facility use application is required for use of our facility and can be obtained by calling 253-583-7354. The general condition of our school is rated as excellent per the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction scoring guidelines.

Resources

Basic - $1,836,572
Title 1/Learning Assistance Program (LAP) - 92,359
Other allocations - 697,847
Special Education (SPED) - 173,176
Transitional Biligual Instructional Program (TBIP) - 664
Career & TEchnical Education (CTE) - 168,864
Total budget - 2,969,482

District average per-pupil expenditure in 2016-17 - 14,561.08