Eight Walnut Valley USD elementary schools received 2021 California PBIS Coalition Awards for successfully implementing Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS).
Congratulations to Collegewood, Maple Hill, Westhoff – PLATINUM level, Vejar – SILVER level, and Castle Rock, Cyrus J. Morris, Evergreen, Quail Summit – BRONZE level.
PBIS is a proactive approach to establishing the behavioral supports and social culture needed for all students in a school to achieve social, emotional, and academic success.
Research shows that school climate strongly influences students’ motivation to learn and improve academic achievement.
“PBIS has allowed our students to thrive and S.H.I.N.E (show kindness, have heart, inspire others, never give up, encourage teamwork,” said Westhoff Elementary Principal Dr, Sandra Lee.