Since implementing the tiered system in 2009, MDCPS has decreased its school-related arrest rates by 69%.
Some of the alternative disciplinary techniques used by MDCPS include requiring offending students to complete a certain number of hours of community service, attend counseling, or pay restitution for damages.
We evaluated absentee data for MDCPS during September 8-October 21, 2009.
Daily school absentee reports were sent to MDCPS offices through email.
You have propelled MDCPS
to be one of the highest-performing urban districts in the country according to fourth- and eighth-grade NAEP results in reading and math.
Like many other school districts, MDCPS
also must combat youth violence.
Contractually required investments in local presence to support the implementation of the MDCPS purchase orders and customer-driven compaction of the MDCPS installation schedule combined to negatively impact service margin during the second quarter.
In addition to slower than anticipated growth of our services business, equipment order rates, excluding MDCPS, were off plan during the second quarter.
We are very proud to have successfully implemented this program with MDCPS
and look forward to the upcoming school year to continue this partnership and take this pilot program to other school districts across the country.
Fred Wookey, president of MRI will head the project and serve as the chief facilities officer for the MDCPS system.
We've signed a very innovative contract," commented Merritt Stierham, superintendent of schools at MDCPS.
UNICCO will introduce its facilities management techniques to MDCPS properties through a three phased approach -- survey, assessment/development and implementation.