The Eddy School

8 Bear River Road

Newry, ME 04261

(207) 381-7716

Deb Webster, Director

PARENTAL INSIGHT FORM: to be completed by the student's parent/s/guardian/s

Student's Name: ________________________________________________________

Parents/guardians have unique perspectives and valuable insights regarding their children. A parent interview will be held as part of the application process. The questions below deserve some time for thought. Please complete this form and submit it to The Eddy School prior to your scheduled parent interview. If your interview has not yet been scheduled, please remit this form as soon as possible and be sure to schedule your interview.

Please submit your responses to all questions on an attached piece of paper or electronically.

A. What are your expectations for your child’s education at The Eddy School? Please be as specific as possible.

B. Has your child skipped/repeated a grade or changed schools frequently?         □Yes         □No

If yes, please explain.

C. Has your child ever been suspended or expelled from school?         □Yes         □No

If yes, please explain.

D. Please discuss any strengths, challenges, and circumstances we should be aware of when considering your child’s application for our school. The more we know upfront, the better we can evaluate this application. There is not a “perfect” Eddy School student.The Eddy School is a unique educational opportunity for the middle school student and thus within the application process, we earnestly try to identify those students who will thrive in this environment with the information we receive through the admission process.

Parent/Guardian Signature____________________________________________________Date__________________

Parent/Guardian Signature____________________________________________________Date__________________

In accordance with Federal Law and USDA Policy, this school does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability (not all prohibited bases apply to all programs).