is one of two elementary schools in the Gull Lake Community School
district. Kellogg's school population consists of Early
Childhood Special Education, Young Fives, kindergarten through second
grade with approximately 212 students. In addition to
regular classroom instruction students also receive instruction in art,
music, physical education and Spanish. Students may also qualify
for EXCEL, an academic enrichment program. Additional services
include reading support, math support, special education, social work, ELL,and speech therapy.
strives to provide a positive learning environment for all students, which will
encourage and enable them to achieve their personal best. As we review
our improvement plan each year we continue to make modifications and
adjustments to improve student learning through (RTI) response to
intervention. Our three goals areas for this year include:
Improve reading comprehension
participates in MiBLSi (Michigan's Integrated Behavior and Learning Support
Initiative). Through MiBLSi, we worked on implementing
research based reading interventions and school wide Positive Behavior
Supports. Because a number of other schools from Kalamazoo County also
participate in the trainings, we were able to share ideas with other schools
and problem-solve specific issues within our building. MiBLSi pairs
academic and behavior interventions.
Kellogg uses data from
our Core Reading Program, DIBELS, Delta CBM, STAR, MEAP,and SWISS to analyze and make changes to our instruction in order to increase student learning.