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SCS Common Core Decision

Position on The Common Core

As of Tuesday, December 10, 2013, the Smithtown Christian School Board has passed a resolution to not adopt the Common Core Learning Standards.

This decision came after an extended season of prayer; consultation with parents; input from teachers, administrators, and outside experts; and most importantly, consideration of God’s purpose for SCS and our school mission.

I encourage you to read the full resolution, which formally lays out the rationale for this important decision and provides a sense of our “next steps” as a school.

Read the full resolution here.

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