School Name: East Side Elementary
School Level: Elementary School
District and County: Bedford County Schools
Phase: Tier I, Tier II
Success Story Title: Data-Driven Decisions
421 Elliott St, Shelbyville, TN 37160
East Side Elementary in Shelbyville, TN has an SWPBS (now RTI2-B) team comprised of school administration, all grade levels, and support/related arts personnel that meet once a month to discuss school level expectations, positive reinforcement, and behavioral data. The team analyzes the data, shares strategies that are effective, and makes suggestion to improve the overall program for all students. Students also are informed of school wide data, and goals are set to help make improvements. East Side Elementary students respond well to the positive reinforcement strategies in place and enjoy the opportunities to earn individual, group, and school-wide rewards. East Side teachers and staff also enjoy earning rewards and receiving recognition. SWPBS is an exciting part of what makes East Side Elementary a great school!