Home School Agreement

We at Sale High School aim to develop an innovative learning community.

The central aim of our school is to provide the very best educational opportunities enabling each student to develop their talents to grow in confidence and self-esteem and fulfil their potential.

This can be done most effectively when all staff, parents and children understand their responsibilities and work together towards the same goals, as detailed in our home/school agreement.

The School

As a school we will do our best to:

    Provide a carefully planned curriculum matched to the needs of your child, along with a variety of enrichment activities
    Keep parents and carers informed about the work planned for each termProvide a supportive, secure and caring environment in which your child can achieve their potential
    Arrange parent meetings to discuss academic progress and pro-vide written progress reports each termProvide clear expectations of behaviour in our behaviour policy
    Contact parents or carers as soon as we become concerned about a student's progress, behaviour, uniform or equipmentListen to and respond quickly to any concerns students, parents and carers may have
    Set, mark and monitor homework on a regular basis in line with the school's Homework Policy.  Keep parents and carers informed about the school's achievements and activitiesMake sure that all students and their families are made to feel welcome in school and ensure their knowledge, expertise and opinions are valuedProvide parents and carers opportunities to become involved in the life of the school

Governors

As Governors we will do our best to:

    Seek financial efficiency and value for money
    Draw up and publish a full set of school policies Consult with, and report to, parents and carers
    Ensure compliance with statutory obligations including Health and Safety Regulations Monitor and review all aspects of the school's work

Parents/Carers

As Parents/Carers we will do our best to:

    Make sure our child attends school regularly, on time and in full and correct uniform
    Ensure our child has all the necessary equipment and kit every day to take part in the life of school
    Make every effort to attend school events and parents' meetings Keep our contact details accurate and up to date
    Support the school and its policies as fully as possible Work with the school to make sure our child behaves well
    Encourage our child to have a positive attitude towards school and to always do their best Make every effort to support our child's learning at home by encouraging them to complete their homework and making sure that their student planner is signed
    Avoid taking our child on holiday during term time Read all correspondence from the school and respond quickly when necessary Make the school aware of any problems which may affect our child's learning or behaviour

Students

As a student at Sale High School I will do my best to:

    Attend school regularly and on time Be on time for lessons, equipped and ready to learn
    Wear the correct school uniform with pride Work to the best of my ability at all times
    Show respect for others both in and out of school Respect the school environment and the local community
    Keep my student planner up to date and make sure my books are used properly and looked after Record and complete homework on time
    Be responsible for taking communications to and from school and home Have a positive attitude towards, and participate fully in, the life of the school
    Help to keep other students in the school safe by avoiding any bullying behaviour and reporting any bullying incidents
    Follow the school's Behaviour Policy and co-operate with members of staff