Dear Parent/Guardians of Students in Pittsburg Unified School District:
This is to inform you that under the federal No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act, Pittsburg Unified has been identified as a school district in Program Improvement (PI) Year 3. The California Department of Education (CDE) is required to annually review the student academic performance in English-language arts (ELA) and mathematics for each school district that receives Title I funds. A district is identified as PI if it fails to meet yearly student performance goals, known as Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP), for two consecutive years.
The California State Board of Education (SBE) is also required to determine what corrective actions each PI Year 3 school district will take to substantially improve the educational program for students that will lead to increased achievement in core academic subjects. Pittsburg Unified has completed the following SBE recommended corrective actions:
Parents interested in supporting Pittsburg Unified in its efforts to improve student achievement are encouraged to:
You are encouraged to contact your child’s school for further information about any of these activities and to find out how you can become involved in our efforts to improve student achievement.
Pittsburg Unified School District