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Setting Goals

Click the button below to use the Significant Target Application to assist you in the calculation of your school's goals.

Significant Target Application



The School District of Palm Beach County is committed to providing a world-class education with excellence and equity to empower each student to reach his or her highest potential with the most effective staff to foster the knowledge, skills, and ethics required for responsible citizenship and productive careers.


The School District of Palm Beach County envisions a dynamic collaborative multi-cultural community where education and lifelong learning are valued and supported, and all learners reach their highest potential and succeed in the global economy.


School Improvement Plan (SIP) Deadlines

Please refer to the School Improvement Planning Calendar link below for a complete list of FY15 due dates.  Highlights include:

  • August 4, August 11, or August 25: SIP Template Training.  Register through eLearning Management System.
  • September 5:  Draft SIP and DIAP submitted to RED for review
  • October 6:  District deadline for all schools to submit SAC approved SIP for district review, Form 2248 due


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Content Resources to Complete the SIP Online Template

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Schools may use the following reports in New EDW when completing Parts I and III of the SIP:

1. The New EDW SIP Online - Master Report - RXOOA0197. 

2. School Advisory Council Roster Report-RXOOA0519 Principal access only!

3. Compliance of School Advisory Membership-RXOOA0521 ReportPrincipal access only!

4.  SAC Members Principal access only!

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School Board Policy 2.09(8)(b) requires schools to address the following in the School Improvement Plan:

1.  Single School Culture and an appreciation for multicultural diversity

2. Required instruction listed in FS 1003.42(2)


Guidance SIP Document


Collaborative guidance document for completing the descriptive sections of the SIP.



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School Public Accountability Reports (SPAR)

Bulletin #P-14737-ES/REA



Career Technical Education data may be found in TERMS on the A26 Screen (Courses beginning with 8 or 9)


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Additional Req

Title I Schools New!

The FDOE Bureau of School Improvement provided a list of all components a school-wide program must include in its School Improvement Plan pursuant to No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.

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Parent Involvement Goal(s) refer to Volunteers in Public Schools - VIPS.  Each elected SAC member must complete eForm PBSD 1710 SAC Member and return to Principal.

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Submission of School Improvement Plan Checklist eForm PBSD 2248 is required of all schools.  Elected SAC members complete SAC Member eForm 1710.  Area Superintendents submit SIP Confirmation Receipt eForm 2250.


PeopleSoft Queries

This document directs schools to the PeopleSoft queries Part I, Section C Highly Qualified Staff and Part II, Section F Career and Technical Education (CTE) Teacher