• North Star Academy -PARENT  SCHOOL COMPACT


    North Star Academy will provide a challenging learning environment that promotes excellence and motivates highly capable students to develop to their fullest potential and become successful and productive citizens.
    To achieve this goal, the home and school must work together by recognizing and agreeing upon the responsibilities of each party in the learning process.

     

    SCHOLARS
    Academic Achievement:

    1. I will come to school prepared for learning with supplies and completed homework.

    1. I will seek out and take advantage of extra help and support opportunities.

    2. I will read or be read to at least 20 minutes a day.

    3. I will limit my screen time in order to read or complete my homework.

    Citizenship:

    1. I will not fight, tease or name call.
    2. I will show respect for my classmates and teachers by listening and following directions. 3. I will follow school and classroom

    rules.

    Attendance:

    1. I will go to school every day unless I am ill.

    2. I will go to bed at a reasonable hour to ensure restful sleep and practice healthy habits.

    ​Communication:
    1. I will tell my parents honestly what is

    happening at school.
    2. I will give all school notices to my

    parents.

    Scholar_______________________ Date__________________________

     

    PARENT
    Academic Achievement:

    1. I will monitor the amount of screen time my child has.

    2. I will provide a regular time, place and supervision for homework completion.

    3. I will ensure that he/she reads daily.

    Citizenship:

    1. I will support district/school rules for acceptable behavior.

    2. I will teach my child to respect the rights and property of others.

    Attendance:

    1. I will assume responsibility for regular and prompt attendance of my child at school.

    2. I will put my child to bed at a reasonable hour to ensure reasonable sleep and encourage healthy habits.

    Communication:

    1. I will talk daily with my child about his/her school activities.

    2. I will notify teachers of any concerns or problems that may affect my child’s school performance.

    3. I will become aware of how my child is progressing by attending conferences,

    looking at schoolwork, talking to the teachers, and being involved in the school. In middle school, I will check grades and homework online.

    Parent________________________ Date__________________________

     

    TEACHER
    Academic Achievement:

    1. I will provide for a safe and caring learning environment.

    2. I will explain and model assignments so that my scholars have a clear understanding.

    3. I will supply clear evaluation of scholar’s progress to scholars and parents.

    Citizenship:

    1. I will enforce school rules fairly and consistently.

    2. I will show respect for each scholar, family and their cultural differences.

    Attendance:

    1. I will motivate good attendance through quality instruction and positive communication with scholars.

    2. I will encourage scholars to practice positive healthy habits.

    Communication:

    1. I will communicate to parents/guardians ways they can

    support scholar learning at home.
    2. I will meet with parents in a timely manner

    at an agreed upon time.
    3. I will notify parents of any concern or

    problems in a timely manner.

    Teacher_______________________ Date__________________________

     

    PRINCIPAL
    Academic Achievement:

    1. I will ensure that our school provides high-quality curriculum and instruction
    in a safe and supportive learning environment that enables all scholars
    to meet or exceed scholar’s performance standards.

    2. I will provide instructional leadership to ensure appropriate instructional strategies and methodologies are implemented.

    Citizenship:

    1. I will enforce school rules fairly and consistently.

    2. I will show respect for each scholar, family and their cultural differences.

    Attendance:

    1. I will create a welcoming environment for scholars, families and community members.

    2. I will ensure that our school is a safe place for scholars to be.

    Communication:

    1. I will communicate to scholars and families the school’s mission, goals, parent involvement policy and ways to support scholar’s achievement.

    2. I will provide a process for ongoing planning, reviewing and improving school activities and programs by staff and parents.

    Principal_______________________ Date_________________