• Niagara Falls High School

    School – Parent Compact


        At Niagara Falls High School, we believe a collective commitment between school and home is an essential element for student success!  As partners in the educational process, the school and parents work cooperatively to provide for the successful education of the children and agree to the following:

       The school agrees to: 

       The parent/guardian agrees to: 




     To offer a flexible number of meetings at various times for parents.


    To continue school-wide and summer reading camp programs.


    To provide individual student assessment results for each child and other pertinent individual and school district education information.


    To provide high quality curriculum and instruction.


    Utilize an automated dialing system to report absences.


    To deal with communication issues between teachers and parents through:

      §  parent-teacher conferences.

    §   frequent reports to parents on their
       children’s progress, reasonable access to
    §    opportunities to volunteer and participate in
        their child’s class and observation of
        classroom activities.


    To provide a weekly meeting time for every Grade 9 parent and student.


    To assure that parents may participate in professional development activities if school determines that it is appropriate and funds are available, i.e., literacy classes, workshops on reading strategies.


    To be available for support.




    To become involved in developing, implementing, evaluating, and revising the School parent-involvement policy.


    To use or ask for training that the local education authority or school may offer on child-rearing practices and teaching and learning strategies.


    To monitor our child/children:
    - attendance at school.
    - with their after school activities.
    - homework.
    - academic performance.


    To share the responsibility for improved student achievement.


    To communicate with our child/children’s teachers about the educational needs.


    To read with our children.






Last Modified on July 23, 2014