St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School.
We will prepare the way by loving, living and learning with the Lord
The family will:
- Support the Catholic teaching and ethos of St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School.
- Be a good role model for behaviour and positively support the school rules.
- Ensure that our child arrives at school on time, in agreed uniform (correctly labelled), and ready to benefit from the day at school.
- To strive for 100% attendance and ensure that the school is informed of any absences by telephone.
- Support the school’s commitment to ensure no term time holidays.
- Communicate with the school regarding anything which may affect our child’s education or welfare.
- Support and encourage children to read at home and to complete homework set.
- Demonstrate courtesy and respect for others in the school community.
- Refrain from making comments about the school, its staff or children on-line. Instead sharing concerns through appropriate channels by meeting with a senior member of staff or your child's class teacher.
- Attend Parents’ Evenings to discuss progress, success and concerns.
- Encourage and celebrate our child’s achievements
The child will:
- Take part in daily prayer and worship.
- Be forgiving and show consideration for others
- Work as hard as I can and take a pride in my work at school and at home.
- Follow classroom and playground rules
- Be kind and understanding towards each other
- Be an enthusiastic and active learner
- Dress smartly in my school uniform.
- Tell a grown up/monitor if I am upset or unhappy.
- Set a good example to younger pupils by my words and actions.
- Try my best with all homework and complete it on time.
- Take responsibility for my actions and take care of my belongings.
- Show good sportsmanship.
The school will:
- Provide a Catholic setting for the education of all pupils.
- Provide a happy, caring, safe and supportive learning environment
- Praise and reward good behaviour in class, the school and the community.
- Encourage pupils to work to the best of their ability.
- Praise and reward good attendance and punctuality and challenge poor attendance and punctuality.
- Develop children’s independence by giving your child increasing responsibility for his/her own learning, behaviour and belongings.
- Keep parents informed about children’s progress and well being.
- Welcome parents and carers to share comments and concerns pledging to address or resolve them as soon as possible.
- Make your child’s education meaningful and enjoyable.
- Prepare your child to become a valued member of society.
- Promote kindness, courtesy and good manners