Parent-School Compact

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PARENT / GUARDIAN RESPONSIBILITIES

I want my child to achieve therefore I will:

  • Make certain my child attends school regularly and is on time.
  • See that my child is well-rested and has breakfast each day.
  • Set aside a specific time and place for homework, assisting as necessary.
  • Attend at least two conferences and communicate regularly with my child’s teacher to ensure his/her academic success.
  • Support the school and staff in maintaining proper discipline.
  • Read with my child and let him/her see me read regularly.
  • Encourage a positive attitude towards school.
  • Volunteer in my child’s classroom as appropriate.
  • Review information and work sent home and respond as necessary.

STUDENT RESPONSIBILITIES

I understand that my education is very important to my future. Therefore I will:

  • Attend school regularly and be on time.
  • Complete assignments and homework.
  • Bring homework and supplies to school each day.
  • Work to the best of my ability.
  • Work cooperatively with classmates, teachers and staff.
  • Respect myself, other people, and my school.
  • Follow all school rules.
  • Accept responsibility for my own actions.

TEACHER RESPONSIBILITIES

I am committed to creating a school that knows no limits to the academic success of each student. Therefore I will:

  • Hold high expectations for all students, believing that all students can learn.
  • Provide high-quality, research-based, explicit instruction in a supportive and non-threatening environment.
  • Provide opportunities for parents to assist in the classroom in meaningful ways and to observe classroom activities.
  • Meet the individual learning needs of each child.
  • Treat students, parents, and colleagues with courtesy and respect.
  • Collaborate regularly with colleagues
  • Communicate regularly with my students and their families through conferences, notes, phone calls, etc.
  • Do whatever it takes – go the extra mile – to ensure that every student achieves high levels of success in academics and citizenship

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

I am also committed to creating and supporting a school that knows no limit to the academic and behavioral success of each student.  Therefore I will:

  • Provide an equitable learning environment for all children.
  • Encourage the staff to provide parents with information about the total school program.
  • Encourage our staff to provide avenues for positive and meaningful parent involvement.