Schoolwide Learner Outcomes (SLOs)

To achieve our mission, the Board of Education has adopted the following competencies as the basis of what we expect our students to know and be able to do when they are graduated from PAUSD:

SLOs to be Measured by Report Card Grades:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of key concepts, principles, processes, facts, and skills in the disciplines of language arts, history‑social science, mathematics, science, physical education, visual and performing arts, foreign language, career technical education, and health/practical living skills.

SLOs to be Measured by the Rubrics:

  1. Effective communication through listening, speaking, and writing
  2. Strong research skills
  3. Ability to integrate knowledge among disciplines
  4. Reading with understanding
  5. Critical and creative thinking to solve problems
  6. Effective use of technology

SLOs:  The SLOs addressed by each course are indicated for each department.  Most departments indicate the SLOs addressed following each course description.  The numbers correspond with the numbers indicated above.