Goals & Objectives

Goals of Operation XLR8

  • Assist Royal High School in redesigning the instructional and learning environment for teaching and learning success, by integrating technology tools to improve the academic success of all RHS students;
  • Improve all RHS students’ state assessment (TAKS) and ACT/SAT scores;
  • Formulate a teacher preparation system that closely reflects the teaching conditions in tomorrow’s schools and the learning needs of tomorrow’s students; and
  • Continue to support the professional development and career growth for in-service teachers.

Specific Objectives

  • Facilitate professional growth and development activities for RHS teachers and offer graduate courses that may lead to master’s degrees in their areas of specialty;
  • Enhance PVAMU educator preparation programs by providing meaningful field experiences at RHS;
  • Align the core curricula between RHS and PVAMU;
  • Redesign the curriculum in mathematics and science, and English/Language Arts and Social Science to establish a parallel curricular pattern;
  • Infuse technology into all academic areas including electives;
  • Provide dual-credit courses for RHS juniors and seniors;
  • Redesign the instructional schedule based on student and parent input;
  • Expand online courses for RHS students;
  • Explore career courses in Arts and Humanities (AH), Business and Information Systems (BIS), Engineering and Technology (ET) and Health and Human Services (HHS); and
  • Expand library services for students and faculty.
Inclement Weather Closure 1/17/18

All PVAMU campuses will remain closed through tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17, due to inclement weather and the potential for hazardous road conditions. Please continue to monitor the PVAMU website and official social media sites for more information.