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Curriculum and Instruction

Welcome to the Social Circle City Schools (SCCS) Curriculum and Instruction Department. Our mission is to train, encourage, assist, and mentor through leadership, service, and support for Social Circle City Schools. We are committed to continually providing a challenging and equitable learning opportunities for all staff and students.  We work collaboratively to guide the system’s curriculum, instructional design, and assessment practices to ensure teacher effectiveness and student learning across all grades and courses via: 

  • instructional technology resources, 

  • special education services,

  • gifted instruction, 

  • CTAE offerings, 

  • virtual learning programs, 

  • staff mentor program and 

  • professional learning opportunities 

SCCS curriculum and instruction are based on the Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) that outline performance expectations for students in language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, and pathways for CTAE courses. High-quality instruction based on the GSE prepares students with the critical thinking and problem-solving skills needed for college and career success.

We believe in continuous improvement aligned with the district’s five-year strategic plan through an intentional focus on Student Achievement and Learning and Quality Staff and Professional Growth pillars:

  • Student Achievement and Learning

    • Provide access to appropriately personalized and challenging learning opportunities

    • Facilitate and Value student voice

    • Utilize effective and engaging instructional and assessment strategies
       

  • Quality Staff and Professional Growth

    • Recruit and Retain Quality Personnel

    • Provide meaningful learning and growth opportunities for all staff

    • Ensure alignment of professional learning opportunities to system strategic goals, school goals, and/or personal and professional development goals.

Lisa Wolaver

Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Pam Gauntt

Special Education and Curriculum Administrative Assistant
School: 7704642731

Ms. Denise Oglesby

School Psychologist

Aaron Robinson

CTAE Director, Assessment Director

Sallie Robinson

Instructional Technology Director, Gifted Coordinator

Priscilla Waters

SCALE Coordinator