This enrolment agreement sets out the responsibilities of the student, parents or carers and the school staff about the education of students enrolled at Biboohra State School.
Responsibility of the student to:
attend school regularly, on time, ready to learn and take part in school activities
act at all times with respect and show tolerance towards other students and staff
work hard and comply with requests or directions from the teacher and principal
abide by school rules, meet homework requirements and wear school’s uniform
respect the school environment.
Responsibility of parents to:
attend open evenings for parents
let the school know if there are any problems that may affect my child’s ability to learn
inform school of reason for any absence
treat school staff with respect and tolerance
support the authority and discipline of the school enabling my child to achieve maturity, self-discipline and self-control
abide by school’s policy regarding access to school grounds before, during and after school hours.
Responsibility of the school to:
develop each individual student’s talent as fully as possible
inform parents and carers regularly about how their children are progressing
inform students, parents and carers about what the teachers aim to teach the students each term
teach effectively and to set the highest standards in work and behaviour
take reasonable steps to ensure the safety, happiness and self-confidence of all students
be open and welcoming at all reasonable times and offer opportunities for parents and carers to become involved in the school community
clearly articulate the school’s dress code policy
ensure that the parent is aware of the school’s record-keeping policy including the creation of a transfer note should the student enrol at another school
set, mark and monitor homework regularly in keeping with the school’s homework policy
contact parents and carers as soon as is possible if the school is concerned about the child’s school work, behaviour, attendance or punctuality
deal with complaints in an open, fair and transparent manner
consult parents on any major issues affecting students
treat students and parents with respect and tolerance.
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