Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 6/12/2024 - 6:00 PM
Category: Business/Action Items
Type: Action
Subject: 18.4 Update for Project Arise and Dyslexia Screener
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 1:
All students will receive a high quality education in a safe and welcoming environment with equitable and high expectations, access to technology, and instruction in the California State Standards that prepare them for college and career.
College and Career California State Standards (CCSS) Goal 1.1-1.5, 1.17, 1.22-1.23
California State Standards (CCSS) Goal 1.1-1.5, 1.17, 1.22-1.23
File Attachment:
Dyslexia Screener and Literacy Update.pdf
Mt Diablo USD IR A Only MR 1 YR Quote372629.1.pdf
CA - Mt Diablo USD (District) mCLASS D8 w_Dyslexia P&P Upgrade 230412 (5).pdf
Summary: The District is committed to our improving literacy for each of our students. Several initiatives are being implemented including Project Arise, as well as work with community partners as we provide support to our teachers to provide this instruction.
Beginning in the 25-26 school year, the District is required to have an adopted screener for students in Grades K-2. The screener will provide classroom teachers with early information identify reading disabilities including dyslexia. Staff have piloted several tools and have reviewed data regarding identifcation of students and next steps for a systematic plan to administer the screener.
Funding: LCFF
Fiscal Impact $225,359
Recommendation: Review and approve contracts connected to the presentation as recommended by staff.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Wendi Aghily - Chief, Pupil Services and Special Education
Signed By:
Adrian Vargas - Chief Business Officer
Signed By:
Dr. Adam Clark - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Keisha Nzewi Moved, Member Cherise Khaund seconded to approve the Original motion 'Review and approve contracts connected to the presentation as recommended by staff.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 4 Nay: 0 Abstain: 1.
The motion Carried 4 - 0
Linda Mayo     Yes
Debra Mason     Abstain
Cherise Khaund     Yes
Keisha Nzewi     Yes
Erin McFerrin     Yes