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Whitney Elementary

Student and Parent

Handbook

2017-2018

Mission Statement:

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At Whitney Elementary we value kindness and respect while we strive to build a stronger community through quality instruction for all learners in a safe environment with the support of parents and community partnerships.

        Welcome to Whitney! We are here to help your child be successful at school with academics and friendships. This handbook answers questions often asked by students and parents. If you have other questions, please ask the office staff or any teacher at Whitney for help.  Boise School District policies and guide to the school rules are in student planners, at the office, and on the district website. Please read this handbook with your child, sign the contract page and return it to school right away.  Keep this handbook for information and important dates.

Expectations for Whitney

Additional Parent Information

School Phone Numbers

Dates and Times

Before and after school opportunities

PTO

Parent volunteers        

Social worker and Community Schools

PBIS (Matrix attached)

Suspension

Attendance

Food Services

Cell Phones

Toys

Please sign and return the next page.

Thank you.

Please sign and return this page to the office.  Thank you.

Contract for Success at Whitney 2017-2018

Contract: I have read the Whitney Student - Parent Handbook.

Parent  _______________________________________  Date  ____________        

Student  _________________________________ _____  Date  ____________        

Whitney Staff Member  ___________________________  Date  ____________        

Technology Policy

Cell phone use is not permitted during the school day. If your child(ren) must bring a cell phone to school, they must check it in at the office when they arrive and may pick it up when they leave. Electronic games and equipment are easily misplaced or stolen:  please do not send these things to school with your child, as we will not be responsible for their loss. District technology policies apply to all students.

I have read and understand the above policy.

Parent  _______________________________________  Date  ____________        

Student  _________________________________ _____  Date  ____________        

Whitney Staff Member  ___________________________  Date  ____________                

Field Trip Permission for 2017-108  School Year

My child has my permission to attend Whitney Field Trips.

Parent  _______________________________________  Date  ____________        

Permission to Photograph

There are various reasons a school would like to photograph a student. Some of these include: classroom usage and newsletters.

I give my permission for Whitney Staff or a representative of the school district to photograph my child for school purposes.

Parent  _______________________________________  Date  ____________