Chico Unified School District
Elementary School and Family Compact
It is important that families and schools work together to help students achieve high academic standards. Through a process that included teachers, families, students, and community representatives, the following are agreed-upon roles and responsibilities that we as partners will carry out to support students' success in school and in life.
Student Pledge: I agree to carry out the following responsibilities to the best of my ability:
~ Come to school ready to learn and work hard.
~ Bring necessary materials, completed assignments, and homework.
~ Know and follow school and class rules.
~ Communicate regularly with my parents and teachers about school experiences so that they can help me to be successful in school.
~ Limit my TV watching and, instead, study or read every day after school.
~ Respect the school, classmates, staff, and families.
Student Name Date Student Signature
Family/Parent Pledge: I agree to carry out the following responsibilities to the best of my ability:
~ Provide a quiet time and place for homework, and monitor TV viewing.
~ Read to my child or encourage my child to read every day (20 minutes K-3, and 30 minutes for grades 4-5).
~ Ensure that my child attends school every day, gets adequate sleep, and proper nutrition.
~ Regularly monitor my child's progress in school.
~ Participate at school in activities such as school decision making, volunteering, parent training workshops, and/or attending parent-teacher conferences.
~ Communicate the importance of education and learning to my child.
~ Respect the school, staff, students, and families.
Parent Name Date Parent Signature
School Pledge: We agree to carry out the following responsibilities to the best of our ability:
~ Teach classes through interesting and challenging lessons that promote student achievement.
~ Endeavor to motivate students to learn.
~ Have high expectations, and help every child to develop a love of learning.
~ Communicate regularly with families about student progress.
~ Provide a safe and caring learning environment.
~ Participate in professional development opportunities that improve teaching and learning.
~ Actively participate in collaborative decision making.
~ Consistently work with families and school colleagues to make schools accessible and welcoming places for families.
~ We will strive to help each student achieve the school's high academic standards.
~ Respect the school, students, staff, and families.
Little Chico Creek Elementary School August 18, 2011
School Name Date
This School-Family Compact can be found on the school's webpage located at:http://littlechicocreek.chicousd.org/School-Information/Elementary-School-and-Family-Compact/index.html