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Short Guide For Parents & Guardians
Parental Visits to School
The partnership between home and school is of vital importance in ensuring the best possible education for all our children. Ours school prides itself on having developed good communications with home and these provide a range of opportunities for parents and guardians to consult with the school on any matter regarding the education or well-being of their son or daughter. These opportunities include:
The school is happy to provide this range of opportunities to talk to any parents and guardians and would welcome any realistic suggestions as to how such contacts and communications could be further developed.
Our Prospectus, welfare policies and leaflets explain the correct routes to follow should there be any concerns. Our open-door policy encourages both home and school to raise concerns early to enable prompt attention to such matters.
Board of Governors Policy
In order to ensure that all parental contact operates in the best interest of each child's education and well-being we would ask you to note the following points, which have been discussed and agreed by the Board of Governors.
Breakdown of Policy Agreement
In the very rare event of any of these points not being followed we would ask you to note the policy of the Board of Governors:
Procedure to Contact School
How to raise a matter of concern:
1. If it is a personal family matter contact the Principal, by phone.
An appointment will be arranged immediately if possible and/or if necessary.
2. If it is an issue regarding class work you should firstly phone the school
and make an appointment to meet with the class teacher.
3. If you are still concerned you should arrange to talk to
Mrs Gourley or the V.P. in her absence.
4. As in all unresolved matters if you are still concerned you can talk/write
to the Chairman of the Board of Governors.
Victoria Park Primary School
Tel No. 028 90471274