MTSS Overview

  • Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) is a school reform model that involves new ways of thinking and doing business.  South St. Paul's MTSS framework will include:

    • High quality instruction along with preventative interventions
    • Assessment practices that are applied across all levels of the system for a deeper understanding of each student's needs
    • The alignment of resources and supports necessary for each student's academic and social-emotional success


    MTSS Umbrella

    MTSS in South Saint Paul Public Schools consists of six distinct components:

    • Comprehensive Assessment;
    • Data-Based Problem Solving & Decision Making;
    • Evidence Based Curriculum & Instruction (Universal);
    • Evidence-Based Instructional Intervention (Targeted & Intensive);
    • Infrastructure & Support Mechanisms; and
    • Family, School, & Community Partnering