2017-2018 Wisconsin Title I School of Recognition Award
2017-2018 Recognized at the Silver Level
for Efforts to Implement an Equitable System of Supports~ Behavior
by the Wisconsin RtI Center, PBIS Network
2015-2016 Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) School of Merit
2015-2016 Wisconsin Title I School of Recognition Award
Cedar Grove-Belgium Elementary School
50 W. Union Ave, Cedar Grove, WI 53013
Principal, Jeff Kondrakiewicz - ext. 301
Counselor, Sally Ketterhagen - ext. 335
Administrative Assistant, Karen Feind - ext. 300
Administrative Assistant-Special Education, Shelly Abler - ext. 304
Cedar Grove-Belgium Elementary School, is dedicated to challenging children to reach their full potential through excellence in education.
The Cedar Grove-Belgium Elementary consists of approximately 375 students in grades Early Childhood through Grade 4. Our school runs on a 4 day Specialist Schedule which includes Art, Music, Physical Education, and Library.
Currently, the elementary school staff consists of 35 certified staff members, and 19 support staff members, in addition to the Building Principal, School Counselor, Two Reading Specialists, Director of Pupil Services, School Psychologist, and School Nurse.
The early childhood team addresses the needs of children transitioning from the Birth-to-Three program and children3 to 5 identified in need of services through the Childhood Developmental Days Screening (DOVE Days) held in both Fall and Spring. They provide early interventions for children identified in need of early learning skill development, behavioral concerns, and speech/language delays.
Elementary Special Education:
The elementary special education team works with children Kindergarten through 4th grade to help close the gap in academic, behavior and speech/language skills. Our team implements an inclusive model whenever possible, while offering a full continuum of services to meet the needs of the individual student. Students have a variety of learning tools such as Smart boards, computers, and software programs such as My Reading Coach, Kurzweil and Moby Math to help close the gap in skills deficits. The team is involved in our RTI process at the Tier IV level and provides suggestions for curricular strategies with all students.
A Variety of Programs Include
PIE (Prevention-Intervention-Enrichment) - PIE time is a daily opportunity within the RTI Process to provide tiered instruction to all levels of learners in subject material linked to Wisconsin Standards.
RTI (Response to Intervention) - tiered behaviors and positive supports for all students
IT (Intervention Team) - Meets weekly to discuss students in need of intervention
PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports)
STAR/FAST - Literacy Assessments used across grade levels
Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Benchmark Leveled Assessments