Parent Responsibilities

All parents are expected to:

1. Recognize that the education of their child(ren) is a joint responsibility of the parents and the school community.

2. Send their children to school ready to participate and learn.

3. Ensure their children attend school regularly and on time.

4. Ensure absences are excused.

5. Insist their children be dressed and groomed in a manner consistent with the student dress code.

6. Help their children understand that in a democratic society appropriate rules are required to maintain a safe, orderly environment.

7. Know school rules and help their children understand them.

8. Convey to their children a supportive attitude toward education and the district.

9. Build good relationships with teachers, other parents and their children‘s friends.

10. Help their children deal effectively with peer pressure.

11. Inform school officials of changes in the home situation that may affect student conduct or performance.

12. Provide a place for study and ensure homework assignments are completed.

13. Support the district's Code of Conduct.

14. Attend all scheduled parent conferences and be involved in school activities.