Continuous Improvement

In NYC Community Schools, we are constantly seeking ways to better support our City's students. Check out what's happening at OCS and how use of data informs our work and addresses students' needs.
Continuous Improvement! A Community School Director's Guide for 
Using Data

This graphic illustrates the power of using data for continuous improvement to keep students at the center of the work.

Using Data for Continuous Improvement
What works
Three Core Beliefs

1.    The student data system shows trends in real time and is user-friendly.

2.    People and partnerships closest to issue have the solutions.

3.    Facilitation and a focus on results move groups from talk to action.

Training Opportunities 
Learn more about Continuous Improvement throughout the year. 

Belief #1: Real Time Data Trends Guide Decisions

New Visions Data Portal
Login Access FAQ
Attendance Heat MapFERPA and Data Safety
Strategic Data Check-ins and Related Information Three Powerful Data Tools Overview

Belief #2: People Closest to the Issue Have the Solution
School staff and Community School partners solve problems through collaboration and data use.

Student Success Summit Resources

 Weekly attendance meeting information

Principal and CSD Hub

Assets and Needs Assessment Tool

Coming soon

Family Page
For Families

Attendance Resources
Community Resources
Success Mentor Hub

Community Partnerships

Belief #3: Facilitation and a Focus on Results Move Groups from Talk to Action
Tips for collaboration

This resource page stores materials to help you set agendas, run effective meetings, and more.
Explore here for success stories within our community schools.

Reach out for additional help or training from the Data Help Center at:
phone: (212) 323-9526