School Compact

Staff Pledge

I agree to carry out the following responsibilities to the best of my ability:

  • Teach classes through interesting and challenging lessons that promote student achievement.
  • Endeavor to motivate our students to learn.
  • Have high expectations and help every child develop a love of learning.
  • Communicate regularly with families about student progress.
  • Provide a warm, safe, and caring learning environment.
  • Provide meaningful daily homework assignments to reinforce and extend learning (30 min. for grades 1-3, 45 min. for grades 4-6).
  • Participate in professional development opportunities that improve teaching and learning and support the formation of partnerships with families and the community.
  • Actively participate in collaborative decision-making and consistently work with families and my school colleagues to make accessible and welcoming places for families, which help each student achieve the school’s high academic standards.

 

Student Pledge

I agree to carry out the following responsibilities to the best of my ability:

  • Come to school ready to learn and work hard.
  • Bring necessary materials, completed assignments and homework.
  • Know and follow school and class rules.
  • Communicate regularly with my parents and teachers about school experiences so that they can help me to be successful in school.
  • Limit my TV watching and instead study or read every day after school.
  • Respect the school, classmates, staff and families.

 

Family/Parent Pledge

I agree to carry out the following responsibilities to the best of my ability. 

  • Provide a quiet time and place for homework and monitor TV viewing.
  • Read to my child or encourage my child to read for at least 20 minutes every day.
  • Ensure that my child attends school every day on time, gets adequate sleep, regular medical attention and proper nutrition.
  • Regularly monitor my child’s progress in school.
  • Participate at school in activities such as school decision making, volunteering and/or attending parent-teacher conferences.
  • Communicate the importance of education and learning to my child.
  • Respect the school, staff, students, and families.

 

Parent’s Signature________Student’s Signature_________Teacher’s Signature________