Alva Review-Courier -

Improving student literacy

Alva School Board hears from high school teachers


December 5, 2018

Marione Martin

AHS teachers discuss literacy at the Alva school Board meeting Monday... Crystal Murrow (left) talks about language arts as Mary Tyree waits her turn to talk about science.

Alva High School Principal Les Potter is enthusiastic about the school's classroom teachers. He told the Alva Board of Education Monday that he's asked school faculty and staff to focus on "telling our story better." He has challenged them to do a better job of telling what the school does well.

Potter said Alva Schools have a good reputation around the state. When he talks to people he knows in other areas, they usually refer to Alva's athletic programs, but he tells them, "Come look at my teachers."

He said on Nov. 9 the freshmen and sophomores took the ACT Aspire test, a precursor to the...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020