School Parent Compact

PARENT

( ) I will attend open house activities and other school meetings to be involved in my

child’s education.

( ) I will support my child’s education though working closely with his/her teacher,

showing my child the importance of education.

( ) I will send my child to school each day, prepared to learn and well rested, with

homework in hand.

( ) I will read to my child each evening.

( ) I will see that my child has his/her homework each day.

( ) I will make sure my child arrives at school on time and will sign my child out only when

necessary.

TEACHER

( ) I will provide a high quality curriculum and instruction in a supportive and effective

learning environment that enables the participating children to meet the State’s student

academic achievement standards.

( ) I will review this compact with parents and students and discuss its connection to

student achievement.

( ) I will give each child in my care the best education I can.

( ) I will be fair and consistent with the students in my care.

( ) I will work with parents to ensure a good working relationship with home/school.

( ) I will regularly assign homework to students and provide feedback in a timely manner

on progress reports.

( ) I will be available to meet with parents and will hold parent/teacher conferences during

which this compact will be discussed as it relates to the individual child’s achievement.

meet regularly with parents to ensure student progress, encourage volunteering or

observing and conduct annual parent/teacher conferences.

( ) I will provide parents with frequent reports regarding their child’s progress.

STUDENT

( ) I will complete homework assignments.

( ) I will listen to my teacher and follow directions.

( ) I will arrive at school/class on time and prepared for the day.

( ) I will follow school and classroom rules.

( ) I will do my best work everyday.

Parent signature_____________________________________________________ Date___________________

Teacher signature___________________________________________________ Date___________________

Student signature___________________________________________________ Date___________________

Note: This compact has been reviewed and approved by Sharon Dawes staff and

parents for the 2015-2016 school year. This document is not legally binding.