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    · Support district wide initiatives.

    · Send their children to school on time and everyday.

    · Send to their child's teacher a written excuse for any absence.

    · Support the school staff by ensuring that children come to school prepared and ready to learn.

    · Provide a special place for homework and study time.

    · Be available to support their children in completion of homework.

    · Read to their children and encourage them to read independently and briefly discuss selections read.

    · Provide learning experiences through everyday activities (i.e. grocery shopping, cooking, counting, and measuring).

    · Take part in the planning and development of the School Strategic Plan and Parent Involvement Plan.

    · Attend conferences and follow up on appointments requested by school staff.

    · Attend report card conferences twice a year.

    · Communicate with their child's teacher on a regular basis.

    · Participate in workshops and meetings provided by school personnel.

    · Participate in school programs, ie.: Honor Roll Tea, Field Trips, Special classroom and school programs.

    · Attend monthly PAC meetings.

    · Make use of the Parent Center as a means of enhancing their children's education.

    · Read the monthly calendar of events and school newspaper to keep informed.

    · Encourage other parents to participate as volunteers in their children's classroom.

    · Keep school informed of current address, phone and emergency phone numbers.

    · Encourage their children to visit with parents the Bridgeport Public Library where books and resources are available.

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