Education 2020 Recommendations

The Liverpool Cental School District Education 2020 Committee determined that the Liverpool community shares five key values with LCSD teachers and staff members:

  • Class size (only close schools if keeping current size is possible)
  • Program opportunities (Career and Technical Education, STEM/STEAM, etc.)
  • Mental health support/safety
  • Tradition (keep what is working)
  • Grade configuration (only change if it supports innovation)

What were the recommendations approved by the Board of Education in June 2020?

Building Closures
  • Close one elementary school
  • Close District Office (move those offices to the Liverpool High School campus)
Innovative Reconfiguration
  • Create four K-2 schools
  • Create four campus (3-5, 6-8) schools
  • Create one (9-12) high school (includes former Wetzel Road Elementary for career /technical programs)
Innovative Programs
  • STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math)
  • CTE (Career Technical Education)
  • Increased Special Education & English as a New Language programs
  • Instructional Resources
  • Health and Safety
  • Mental Health Support
  • Professional Development
  • Professional Resources for Teachers