September 2017 Admissions

IMPORTANT - The meeting scheduled to take place at Ark Bentworth Primary (72 Bentworth Rd, Shepherd's Bush, London W12 7AJ) at 9am tomorrow, Wednesday 26th April 2017 for September 2017 admissions has been POSTPONED.  Please watch this space for the new date and time.

Home School Agreement

Commitment to Achievement Agreement

Teaching and Learning

Our School Will:

  • Place an emphasis on English and Mathematics to ensure mastery
  • Provide an enriched curriculum which challenges and inspires
  • Use regular assessment to track pupil progress
  • Ensure early intervention for those children experiencing difficulties

Home Will:

  • Take and Interest in what their child is learning
  • Support the school's philosophy of high expectations for all
  • Participate, where possible, in class activities and off-site visits

Pupils will:

  • Come to school ready to learn
  • Work hard in all their lessons
  • Complete their homework everyday

Attendance

Our school will:

  • Contact parents on the first day of unknown absence
  • Contact parents of children who regularly arrive late for school

Home will:

  • Make every effort to make sure that their child will attend school everyday and on time
  • Inform the school as soon as possible about any absence and the reason for it
  • Wherever possible, avoid taking children on holiday during school time

Pupils will:

  • Attend school everyday and arrive on time

Behaviour and Attitude

Our School will:

  • Have a code of behaviour which creates a safe and caring environment for everyone
  • Make sure that all staff, pupils and parents know what behaviour is expected
  • Consistently implement the code of behaviour, sanctions and rewards

Home Will:

  • Give praise at home for good behaviour and attitude at school
  • Work with the school to find solutions in cases of unacceptable behaviour

Pupils Will:

  • Keep school and class rules
  • Have a positive attitude to learning and school

Homework

Our School will:

  • Keep parents informed about the homework schedule
  • Provide suitable materials and advice on home based activities and how to help
  • Mark homework promptly and give constructive feedback

Home will:

  • Encourage their child in homework and sign the school diary everyday
  • Encourage ther child to read everyday
  • Feedback to the class teacher if their child is finding the homework too difficult or too easy

Pupils will:

  • Complete all homework set and return it to school on time
  • Read everyday

Communication

Our school will:

  • Be opening and welcome at all times and offer opportunities for parents to become involved in school life
  • Ensure parents have information about their child's progress and behaviour
  • Ensure parents areinformed about what their child is learning
  • Listen to parent's concerns and act upon these

Home will:

  • Tell school about anything that may affect their child's work and behaviour
  • Attend parent evenings
  • Raise concerns promptly and directly with the school

Pupils will:

  • Take letters home, notes and reports from school and give them to their parents
  • Talk with parents and teachers about any worries in school

Preparedness

Our school will:

  • Ensure that our teachers plan all lessons they teach
  • Have the materials and resources available for rich learning to take place

Home will:

  • Make sure their child wears the correct uniform everyday
  • Make sure their child comes to school with the necessary equipment and books

Pupils will:

  • Wear the correct uniform everyday
  • Come to school with the correct equipment