Student Code Conduct

 

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Year of Entry:

September

20XX

Student name:                                                                                                    Form:                                                       Date:

This agreement confirms a list of two-way expectations that, although not a covenant, should be adhered to as a condition of being a member of the school community. Please read through thoroughly before signing and be aware that the contents may be referred to in any communication/ meeting

As a student, I will:

As a parent, I will:

The School will:

Treat all members of the school community with tolerance, understanding and respect in:

  • Being kind and polite to all students and staff
  • Not causing distress or hurt to anyone in the school, either verbally or physically or through internet sites
  • Always following the requests of a teacher or other member of staff in any educational context whether on the school site or on a school external activity

Treat all members of the school community with tolerance, understanding and respect in:

  • Any written or verbal communication with members of staff

 

 

Treat all members of the school community with tolerance, understanding and respect in:

  • Any written or verbal communication with students and parents

 

Be committed to my education by:

  • Always doing my best in lessons
  • Behaving well at all times and not acting in any way which will distract others from learning
  • Always bringing my planner, exercise books and any other relevant equipment or kit to all lessons
  • Completing  lesson prep tasks and handing in all homework assignments on time
  • Attending school/ lessons/ assemblies on time
  • By remaining on the school site as required

 

 

Be committed to my child’s education by:

  • Being responsible for my child/ children’s behaviour in school. (The school is responsible for attempting to manage students' behaviour, but parents must be aware that they are fully responsible for all behaviour)
  • Supporting the school’s conduct and detention system
  • Contacting my child’s Form Tutor/ Head of Year whenever necessary (e.g. any worries, change of address etc.)
  • Checking and signing the student planner weekly 
  • Attending parents’ evenings
  • Ensuring my child attends school regularly and punctually
  • Emailing or telephoning school at least half an hour before school starts on each day of absence
  • Not taking holidays in school term time

 

 

Be committed to your child’s education by:

  • Providing a broad and balanced curriculum and extra-curricular activities suitable for all academic levels, which develops moral and spiritual values
  • Ensuring that a daily act of worship is undertaken
  • Ensuring that all lessons are of a high standard and that teachers will continue to be assessed on the quality of their teaching via our continually developing internal lesson observation system. Ensuring that homework will be set and marked regularly
  • Ensuring a high standard of pastoral care whilst in the confines of the school or on educational visits
  • Ensuring that parents are informed of any issues through the yearly and termly reporting system and standard disciplinary procedures (see Behaviour Policy)
  • Ensuring that teachers continue to be developed professionally in the area of teaching and learning
         

 

 

 

 

 

As a student, I will:

As a parent, I will:

 

Be a good ambassador for the school by:

  • Always wearing the correct uniform as described in the uniform rules
  • Looking after the school environment, not causing damage, dropping litter or bringing chewing gum into school
  • Not bringing expensive OR BANNED (PROHIBITED) items into school, including non-school mobile phones or smart phones and other electronic equipment e.g. MP3 Players and iPods
  • Not bringing drugs or weapons of any kind into school
  • Reading and understanding the school behaviour policy and abiding by that and this agreement

Ensure my child is a good ambassador for the school by:

  • Ensuring that my child always wears the correct uniform as described in the uniform rules with the understanding that they will be sent home if they are incorrectly dressed and without a note
  • Reading and understanding the school behaviour policy and supporting the school in the implementation of it and the school rules
  • Giving permission for my child to be photographed whilst involved in school activities (for display purposes only) and will give permission for my child to be interviewed by the media with the school’s approval

 

Student signature:

Parent Signature(s):

SLT signature: