Home Academy Agreement

The Academy - We will

  • care for your child’s safety
  • have high expectations of behaviour during lessons, around the academy and on the journey to and from the school site  - we will enforce our behaviour and discipline policy
  • have high expectations for uniform, jewellery and PE kit  - we will enforce our uniform policy
  • we will reward your child when they achieve, in a range of ways
  • provide a broad and balanced curriculum which meets individuals’ needs
  • encourage all our students to reach their potential
  • keep you informed about your child’s progress and general academy matters
  • set and mark homework on a regular basis
  • help students to develop the skills needed to take a full and active part in life
  • put into practice our policy for equal opportunities so that no one should suffer discrimination.
     

Student - I will

  • wear full academy uniform, as detailed in the uniform policy and  be tidy in appearance
  • behave well during lessons, around the academy and on my journey to and from school
  • come to school regularly and on time
  • have all equipment needed for each lesson, every day 
  • support the academy’s Community Pledge, by being helpful, respectful and polite to others
  • do all class work and homework to the very best of my ability
  • respect the academy buildings and grounds and other people’s property and belongings
  • use ICT and new technologies appropriately to support my work.
     

Parent(s) / Carer(s) - I / We will

  • ensure that my/our child wears full academy uniform, as detailed in the uniform policy and understand that he/she will be sent home to change or internally suspended if inappropriately dressed
  • fully support the academy’s behaviour and discipline policy
  • encourage respect for all members of the academy community
  • ensure that my/our child attends school regularly (and provide an explanation for any absence), on time and properly equipped
  • not take my child out of school for holidays in term time
  • let the academy know of any concerns or problems that might affect my/our child’s work or behaviour
  • encourage my/our child to develop positive attitudes and achieve to the best of his/her ability
  • show an interest in and support my/our child’s homework
  • attend Parents’ Evenings and work with the academy
  • ensure that my/our child uses ICT appropriately to support his/her school work.