Union Chapel PBS Gold Recognition

Union Chapel Receives Positive Behavior Support Award
This is the image for the news article titled Union Chapel Receives Positive Behavior Support AwardUnion Chapel Elementary received the Gold Recognition Award of Excellence from the Missouri Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support program for exemplary teaching and reinforcing behavioral expectations. This process is designed to improve student behavior, maximize instructional time and increase student engagement.

Union Chapel is among only 12 schools in the Kansas City, Missouri area to earn the gold recognition, which it has received four years in a row. Union Chapel earned silver designation in 2016 and bronze in 2014, and is in its 11th year of implementing positive behavior interventions and supports. Staff members’ efforts include using engaging lessons to teach expectations, using small symbolic rewards to connect good behavior to success, organizing groups to build social skills and using staff feedback to improve the process.

The Union Chapel team gathered for quick photo to celebrate their efforts.