When students, staff and parents/guardians work together to create safe, caring, equitable and inclusive schools, it has a powerful impact on the climate of the school. Each partner has an important contribution to make toward the establishment of a positive school climate in which all members of the school community feel safe, included, accepted, and actively promote positive behaviours and interactions.
The Parent’s/Guardian's Responsibility
Understand the Board Code of Conduct and Provincial Code of Conduct
Encourage and assist your child in following the rules of behaviour
Encourage and assist your child to attend school regularly and on time
Show an active interest in your child’s academic and social development
Talk with your child about how they can contribute to keeping their school a safe
and inclusive placeBe a positive role model for your child
Assist your school’s staff in dealing with disciplinary issues involving your child
Refrain from disrespectful conduct that includes but is not limited to:
excessive demands for meetings or unreasonable communication requests
making derogatory/insulting comments to staff
shouting/swearing at staff
Click here for the full Code of Conduct which describes responsibilities for all members of our school community, including staff and students.