Educational Support Services

Office of Educational Support Services

The Office of Educational Support Services facilitates instructional and support services for students, parents and employees of the Avon Grove School District. If you need assistance or have questions related to the following services, please use the contact information provided.

Student Services: The Office of Educational Support Services coordinates a broad spectrum of supports and services within the school district's field of operation consisting of:

Non-traditional Residency
Centralized Student Registration
Homeless Services & Reporting
Homebound Services & Compliance
Homeschool Services & Compliance
Charter & Cyber School Enrollment
Alternative Education Enrollment

Communications & Public Relations: The Office of Educational Support Services carries out responsibilities in some or all of the following areas:

Community Outreach
School Volunteer Program
Website Content Manager
Press Liaison

Assessment Coordination: The Office of Educational Support Services coordinates all district standardized assessments including:

PSSA (PA System of School Assessment), Keystone Exams, AP Exams (Advanced Placement), ACCESS (Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners), PASA (Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment), MAP (Measure of Academic Progress),CPAA (Children’s Progress Academic Assessment), CDT (Classroom Diagnostic Tools)


Transportation: The Office of Educational Support Services assists the school district’s Transportation Department in providing:

Training and professional development for bus drivers
Ensuring efficiency and accuracy of student transportation
Resolving student transportation issues

Human Resources and Related Services: The Office of Educational Support Services carries out responsibilities in coordinating the following areas of system management:

Substitute Management (Source4Teachers)
Educator Effectiveness System (Pennsylvania's Electronic Teacher Evaluation Portal)
Professional Development System (My Learning Plan)
Employee Compliance Training (Global Compliance Network)
Centralized Volunteer Clearances

While not a complete listing, the above provides a framework to gain assistance and understanding of the Office of Educational Support Services. Please contact me if you have any questions.

Director of Educational Support Services
Mr. Thomas M. Alexander

Powered by Finalsite