HALEYVILLE - Haleyville Elementary School will be holding informational sessions for parents regarding the Alabama Literacy Act next week. The session for parents for first and second graders will be Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 5:30 p.m. in the HES lunchroom. On Thursday, Sept. 21, HES will have a session for parents of kindergartners and third graders at 5:30 p.m. in the HES lunchroom and for the parents of English language learners at 6:30 p.m. the same evening in the HES library.
The Alabama Literacy Act outlines steps to improve the reading proficiency of students in grades kindergarten through third and ties a student's progression from one grade to the next, in part, to his or her proficiency in reading.
All parents of students in the grades mentioned above or of English language learners are encouraged to make plans to attend.
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