Sample School Parent Involvement Policy
SCHOOL jointly developed this parent involvement policy in consultation with school personnel and parents. This policy shall be made available to the local community by being posted on the school website and available in the school’s main office. This parent involvement plan will be updated annually to meet the changing needs of parents and the school.
Part I. Policy Involvement
Convene an annual meeting by November 30, 2016 to which all parents of participating child shall be invited and encouraged to attend, to inform parents of their school’s participation in Title I, to explain the requirements of Title I, and the right of the parents to be involved.
Offer a flexible number of meetings.
Involve parents, in an organized, ongoing, and timely way, in the planning, review, and improvement of the school’s Title I program, including the planning, review, and improvement of the school parental involvement policy and the joint development of the schoolwide program plan (if applicable).
- Providing parents of participating children:
- Timely information about Title I program.
- A description and explanation of the curriculum in use at the school, the forms of academic assessment used to measure student progress, and proficiency levels students are expected to meet; and
- If requested by parents, opportunities for regular meetings to formulate suggestions and to participate, as appropriate, in decisions relating to the education of their children, and respond to any such suggestions as soon as practicably possible.