Millbridge Junior Infant and Nursery School

Home-School Contract 2017-2018

THE SCHOOL WILL ENDEAVOUR TO:-

  • Provide a broad and balanced curriculum to meet the needs of your child.
  • Provide a safe and happy environment, with help and encouragement, to ensure that your child does the best they can.
  • Be open and welcoming to you and offer opportunities to become involved in the life of the school and school activities.
  • Provide regular information about school events, and your child’s progress.
  • Provide information about your child’s progress through two Parents’ Evenings, the pupil profile and an annual written report.
  • Provide work at an appropriate level to be completed at home.
Signature of Headteacher:

TOGETHER WE WILL:-

  • Support the child and help them achieve their full potential within a positive atmosphere of mutual respect, tolerance and understanding.
  • Encourage the children to keep all the school’s rules and to always do their best.
  • Encourage children to take responsibility for their own learning, behaviour and actions.
  • Encourage children to build self-belief so that they can succeed in their learning.
THE FAMILY WILL:-
  • Make sure our child is punctual, attends school regularly and notify school as early as possible about any absence.
  • Support the school’s policies on discipline, jewellery and medicines and advise the school of any health or relevant family problems.
  • Support the school’s policies on uniform and will label all my child's belongings.
  • Attend Parents’ Evenings and meetings to discuss our child’s progress.
  • Talk positively with our child about daily events at school, give time for reading and playing together, share stories regularly and encourage our child to join a library.
  • Ensure any work to be done at home is completed to school’s standard and returned on time.
Name of Parent/Guardian:

Children
Parent please discuss the following with your child and agree to:

  • Keep all the school rules.
  • Try my best in class, listen to the adults in school and finish my tasks.
  • Work quietly and sensibly in a way that does not disturb others.
  • Be respectful, look after our school and take good care of all the books, games and equipment.
  • Take responsibility to look after my own clothes and belongings and not touch anybody else’s things.
  • Be proactive in seeking help when I need it.
Name of Child:

Parental Permission Slip

Statement Yes/No
I give permission for my child to be photographed where the pictures are to be displayed only within the school or sent to your home.
I give permission for my child to be photographed by or for the media and for the child’s name to be released for publication (we will make it clear that individual children should not be identified).
I give permission for my child’s photograph to be used on our website (names will not be released).
I give permission for my child to take part in local walking outings during school time (children will always be adequately supervised by school staff).
I give permission for my child to attend other local schools for purposes such as sports activities and joint school activities, providing that they are accompanied at all times by a responsible adult.
I give permission for my child to go on half day visits within Kirklees, provided that they are accompanied by a responsible adult at all times and will return to school before the end of the half-day session.

Parent/Guardian's Name:
Date:

E-Safety and Safeguarding

I understand that part of the school’s role is to ensure all children are kept safe at all times. In support of this I will not discuss the business of school or children attending school in any public forum including social networking sites or take any photos, images or footage of any children other than mine own to or upload social media sites.