How Bristol Virginia Public Schools Increased Student Achievement

Bristol, VA

Virginia School District Leads with Data to Drive Learning

When Dr. Keith Perrigan became the superintendent of Bristol Virginia Public Schools (BVPS), he and the dedicated educators he supports committed to helping BVPS students navigate challenges to their learning, including the fact that many of them came from impoverished backgrounds. With the adoption of i-Ready Assessment and i-Ready Personalized Instruction, educators were able to begin building a robust data culture.


“We want all of our students to thrive, so we do everything possible to help them. We refuse to let them fail.” Dr. Keith Perrigan, Superintendent