• Here at Hillcrest, and in the Lawrence Public School District we guide your child's learning through the curriulum by monitoring their progress with the Kansas College and Career Readiness Standards. 


    Common Core Apple


    You can find more information on the 'Common Core' from our district here: 




    You can find more information about the standards themselves (as well as other grade level standards here:




    What should parents know about the standards? 





    Our progress report can be tricky! Below you will find a copy of a 'parent progress report' where I have decoded the standards and written them into to friendly language that explains the goal your student is working towards and being monitored with. You will also notice a diagram explaining our monitoring marks, as it is not like recieving an A or a B on an assignment.