Learn more about Blackhawk's PBIS (Positive Behavior Interventions & Supports)program
The Illinois PBIS (Positive Behavior
Interventions & Supports) Network is pleased to announce that 677 Illinois
schools have earned recognition for their PBIS implementation during the
2012-13 school year. PBIS is a proactive systems approach to establishing
the behavioral supports and social culture and needed for all students in a
school to achieve social, emotional, and academic success.
Several Freeport schools, including Blackhawk, were recognized at two different levels.
- Blackhawk Elementary School, Empire Elementary School, Jones-Farrar IB Magnet School, Taylor Park Elementary School, and Freeport High School are among the 328 schools earning the Emerging level for building the foundation for school-wide PBIS implementation.
- Center Elementary School and Lincoln-Douglas Elementary School are among the 225 schools recognized at the Implementing level for maintaining the school-wide PBIS foundation and building the foundation for Tier 2 interventions.
Visit http://www.pbisillinois.org/schools/school-recognition for more information about PBIS school recognition.