Parent Involvement Policy

Title I Parent Involevment Policy

The administration, staff and parents of this school believe that the improved academic achievement of each student is the responsibility shared by the entire school community to prepare students for a lifelong love of learning.

Parent involvement activities in the school will include opportunities for:

  • Parents to volunteer and be involved in school activities

  • Staff development and parent education

  • Parents to provide home support for their student’s education

  • Parents to participate in school decision-making

  • Effective communication between the school and parents Responsibilities

    The School will:

  • Involve parents in an organized, ongoing and timely way in the planning, review and improvement of Title 1 programs, plans and policies

  • The school will provide opportunities for the participation of parents with limited English proficiency, parents with disabilities, and parents of migratory children, including providing information and school reports required in a format in a language such parents can understand

    With regard to the Parent Involvement Policy, the School will:

  • Facilitate and implement the parent involvement policy

  • Involve parents in the planning, review and improvement of the Parent Involvement Policy and School-Parent Compact

  • Conduct and annual evaluation of the content and effectiveness of parental involvement policy

  • Provide the policy in an understandable and uniform format and to the extent practicable, in a language the parents can understand

  • Make the School Parent Involvement Policy available to the community at the Fall Open House, online through the school/district websites as well as in the school office

    With regard to parent meetings, the School will:

  • Host an annual meeting at the Open House in August to inform parents of the school’s participation in Title 1, the requirements of Title 1 and the right of parents to be involved

  • Inform parents of the meeting and encourage and invite parents to attend through notices sent home with students, monthly newsletter, and via the district and school web pages. Parents unable to attend will be offered an alternative time to meet with the principal and/or teacher

    With regard to Title 1 Programs and Plans, the School will:

• Inform parents at the Open house about the goals and purposes of Title 1, any Title 1 programs at the school, the curriculum used in the programs, the academic assessments used to measure student progress, and the proficiency levels students are expected to meet