What parents can expect of The Excel Academy

  • Ensure that your child is helped to achieve their full potential as a valued member of The Excel Academy community.
  • Provide a balanced curriculum and meet the individual needs of your child.
  • Ensure that your child has the opportunity to achieve high standards of work and mindset through building good relationships and developing a sense of responsibility.
  • Care for your child’s safety and happiness
  • Be open and welcoming at all times and offer opportunities for you to become involved in the daily life of The Excel Academy.
  • Keep you informed about the general Excel Academy matters and about your child’s progress in particular, through letters home, newsletters and pupil planners.
  • Set, mark and monitor homework and provide facilities for children to do homework at The Excel Academy.
  • Let parents know about and concerns or problems that affect their child’s work, behaviour, attendance, punctuality or equipment.
  • Arrange parents’ evening during which progress will be discussed and parental ‘information’ evenings to update parents regarding the education of their child.
  • Provide a suitable learning environment dependent upon the demands of the particular curriculum area.

What The Excel Academy can expect from parents

  • Show respect towards Academy staff at all times
  • Ensure that my child goes to The Excel Academy on time, properly equipped and in the correct uniform.
  • Make The Excel Academy aware of any concerns or problems that might affect my child’s work or behaviour.
  • Support The Excel Academy policies and ‘Mindset for Learning Standards’
  • Support my child in homework and other opportunities for home learning.
  • Attend Parents’ Evenings and discussions about my child’s progress.
  • Get to know about my child’s life at The Excel Academy.
  • Read and sign my child’s planner each week.
  • Encourage my child to take part in extra-curricular activities during and after lesson time.
  • That holidays are not taken during the school term.
  • To work alongside the Academy, in promoting and instilling, the Excel values with their child/children.

Parents/school together should:

  • Tackle any special needs.
  • Encourage the children to keep the ‘Mindset for Learning Standards’
  • Support children’s learning to help them achieve their best.

Pupils should:

  • Try their best to meet their targets.
  • Always have pride in themselves and treat others with respect.
  • Complete work to the best of their ability.
  • Always wear the correct uniform to The Excel Academy.
  • Always bring the correct equipment to The Excel Academy – a bag, calculator, pen, pencil, ruler, reading book and planner.
  • Take care of and respect The Excel Academy site, property and equipment.
  • Help to create a good learning environment in the classroom
  • Obey the ‘Mindset for Learning Standards’

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