Yes! I finally got it! https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/gmail/9W6liMjr480 This is what I needed to do to remove Google+ contacts from my Google Contacts. It worked. Finally!
At this point in the year, RTI plans need to be in place. I am going to a training on Monday, 8/14 at Region 1. I will then train the staff on the RTI process during professional development.