As a college we will …
Learning

Care for your child’s safety and happiness

Ensure that your child achieves his / her full potential as a valued member of the college community

Provide a balanced curriculum and meet the individual needs of your child

Keep you informed about general college matters and about your child’s academic progress

Be open and welcoming at all times and offer the opportunity to you to become involved in the daily life of the college

Attendance

Contact you by 11.00am on the first day of any absence unless we know about it in advance

Provide you with regular up dates of your child’s attendance percentage and actions to support you in ensuring your child attends regularly

Uniform & Equipment

Insist that students wear correct uniform and are fully equipped to learn everyday.

Communication

Communicate with you in a professional, timely manner both about successes and any concerns/worries we have regarding your child.

Behaviour for Learning

Achieve high standards of work and behaviour through building good relationships and developing a sense of responsibility

Enforce the college bullying policy

As a student I agree to …
Learning

Do my very best at all times and never give up when things are difficult.

Complete all my class work to the best of my ability

Complete all set homework to the best of my ability

Use ICT equipment and the internet in an appropriate way

Participate in group activities in a positive manner.

Attendance

Attend college regularly and on time

Stay on the college premises unless I have permission from staff to leave

Uniform

Wear the full college uniform and be tidy in appearance.

Wear the full sports

Behaviour for Learning

Be an outstanding learner

Follow the College Rules – do as asked the first time of asking without any fuss.

Bring all the equipment I need every day

Be polite, kind and helpful to others

Behave well in college and in its neighbouring community

Refuse to take part in bullying or other aggressive behaviour

Tell us if you think you are being bullied

Keep the college free from litter and graffiti

Follow health and safety rules such as the college’s no smoking policy

To think carefully about my use of social media

To ensure mobile phones are turned off and stored in school bags during Tutor Time, lessons and changeover of lessons.

As a parent / guardian I agree to …
Learning

Make the college aware of any concerns or problems that might affect my child’s academic performance

Support my child with homework and with other opportunities for home and out of hours learning

Attend consultation days / evenings and other discussions about my child’s progress

Get to know about my child’s life at college

Attendance

See that my child attends college regularly and arrives on time

Telephone the college by 9.30am on each day of any absence and follow this up with a note when my child returns

Uniform

Ensure that my child wears full college uniform every day and is properly equipped for lessons

Behaviour for Learning

Support all of the college’s policies and guidelines on behaviour including the usage of mobile phones and social media.

Support the college in ensuring a non-bullying environment. Tell us if you think your child is being bullied.

Support the college with sanctions that might be imposed on my child because of their inappropriate behaviour

Communication

Contact the college directly regarding any positives or concerns you have regarding your young person and not air these in a public forum for example Facebook.