School Family Supports and Challenges Students
Jericho Middle School, Jericho, N.Y.
Jericho Middle School is a “family” of staff, students, parents, and community members whose goal is to support students as they develop intellectually, physically, socially, emotionally, and ethically. Flexible organizational structures provide teachers with forums that allow open dialogue and encourage team teaching and team planning. Curriculum is challenging, integrative and exploratory; the integration of technology is emphasized in order to provide students with a tool that is easily integrated across curricular areas.