ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WPMI) Four schools in Escambia County have been named PBS Model Schools.
A PBS Model School is one that has met specific criteria and has reported innovative, creative and functional ways of supporting PBS in their respective school.
Oakcrest Elementary (GOLD), Warrington Elementary (SILVER), Blue Angels Elementary (BRONZE) and Washington High (BRONZE). The gold, silver and bronze awards are determined based on the school's ability to implement the critical elements of PBS with fidelity.
Specific characteristics of PBS Model Schools are their consistent methods of: (1) utilizing their data to better serve the students and staff, (2) teaching PBS to students throughout the school year, (3) creative and engaging reward systems, (4) extending PBS throughout the campus and partnering with the community and parents, and (5) including PBS into daily activities across all available teaching opportunities.