In accord with the Florida Ethics in Education Act, all employees of Little Flower Catholic School have a duty to report all suspected or actual cases of child abuse, abandonment, or neglect; have immunity from liability if they report such cases in good faith and have a duty to comply with child protective investigations.
There is a legal penalty for not reporting suspected or alleged child abuse or alleged misconduct by instructional personnel or school administrators. The policies of the Diocese of Pensacola - Tallahassee for ethical conduct can be found below.
Little Flower monitors student progress of achievement using the following normative based assessment.
MAP Growth, provided by the NWEA, reveals the level of growth that has occurred between testing events, and can show projected proficiency both through the school year and over multiple years.
NWEA is a research based, not-for-profit organization that has developed Pre-K-12 assessments over the last 40 years. These assessments help educators precisely measure growth and proficiency.
Little Flower Catholic School is a member of the following organizations meant to help educators grow professionally, reach their students, and support the whole child.
The Association for Middle Level Education is a membership organization dedicated to helping middle school educators reach every student, grow professionally, and create great schools.
ASCD is dedicated to creating meaningful partnerships with organizations that support our core mission in championing educators who support the whole child.
The Innovative Schools Summit assembles innovators together with educators who are currently finding success with cutting-edge best practices and research-based methodologies in education.
In the service of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, NCEA strengthens Catholic School communities by providing professional development, formation, leadership and advocacy.
The mission of the Little Flower Catholic School Counseling Program is to provide a comprehensive counseling program that addresses the academic, career, personal and social development of all students. In collaboration with other educators, guardians, and the community.
Each student has the access to a state-certified counselor, who abides by the professional school counseling ethics of the American School Counselor Association and participates in regular professional development activities, in order to maintain a quality and comprehensive school counseling program.
At Little Flower Catholic School, we adhere to the Safe environment policy of the Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee. If you need more information on this policy, please click the link below.