Mayespark Primary School

Mayespark Primary School

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Home-School Agreement

Agreement for pupils:

To help me do well at school, I will do my best to:

  • Try hard with all my school work;
  • Talk at home about what I do at school;
  • Ask my teacher, or someone at home, if I am having problems with my work or I am finding it too easy;
  • Read to someone at home every evening;
  • Do any homework set;
  • Go to school on time every day unless I am ill;
  • Wear my uniform every day;
  • Keep to the school rules and be polite and respectful to other children and grown-ups

Agreement for parents / carers:

  • Make sure that my child attends school regularly, arrives on time and is collected on time;
  • Encourage my child to work hard, do all his / her homework and listen to him / her read;
  • Ensure that my child wears the school uniform;
  • Contact my child’s teacher about all concerns that may affect his or her work or behaviour;
  • Contact the school as soon as possible, by phone (and in writing on return), if my child is absent;
  • Support the school behaviour policy;
  • Attend meetings with teachers to discuss the progress of our child;
  • Reply to any school correspondence;
  • Keep the school up-to-date with any changes in address or emergency phone numbers.
  • Make any payments due, promptly.

Agreement for school:

  • Make sure your child works hard and is encouraged to do his or her best;
  • Offer a broad and balanced curriculum that meets the needs of your child;
  • Make sure that all children and their families are treated with respect and sensitivity;
  • Contact you as soon as possible if we are concerned about your child’s work, behaviour or well being;
  • Get back to you as soon as possible if you write to us or phone us;
  • Welcome parents / carers into the life of the school and keep you informed about general school matters;
  • Let you know how your child is doing by holding parents evenings every term and sending you a thorough and honest annual written report;
  • Set your child regular homework, including reading;
  • Provide a range of activities, including educational visits, designed to enrich your child’s school experience

It is the duty of school staff to report any concerns to the school’s ‘Nominated Safeguarding Officer’

RULES

  • Be kind and respect others:
  • Do not swear or call people names;
  • Do not make fun of other children or their families;
  • Keep hands, feet and objects to yourself
  • Don’t take anything that doesn’t belong to you
  • Follow instructions given by all school staff;
  • Look after your school and everything in it;
  • Always work hard and try your best;
  • Do not stop other children from working;
  • Speak when it’s your turn, listen when it’s not;
  • Walk around school quietly and sensibly;
  • Leave sweets, chewing gum, jewellery, phones and toys at home.

YOU CAN MAKE THE RIGHT CHOICE

Click here to download a printable copy of the Mayespark home-school agreement.