Parent Letter #11 - Discipline Code and Behavioral Contract

posted Sep 25, 2019, 6:42 AM by Felicia Ippolito   [ updated Sep 25, 2019, 6:44 AM ]

Student Behavioral Contract (Grades K – 5)

Name of Student                                              Date of Birth                      Class

I know that I have a right to:                                                                                                     

  • be in a safe school, free from discrimination, harassment and bigotry;

§   know what is correct behavior and what behaviors may result in disciplinary actions;

§   counseling by staff about my behavior and how it affects my education and welfare in school;

§   due process of law when I violate school regulations for which I may be suspended or removed from class.


I agree to:


§   come to school on time with the assistance of my parents, prepared to work;

§   use courteous and polite language;

§   participation in class/community meetings to acknowledge a person’s thoughtfulness, assistance or courtesy;

§   resolve conflicts peacefully and express my feelings in words;

§   dress in a clean, neat and safe manner;

§   take care of my personal belongings and respect other people’s belongings;

§   tell my parents what I learned in school each day;

§   complete my homework every day and show it to my parent(s)/guardian(s);

§   follow the rules in the Discipline Code.


I have discussed this with my parents and I will follow this agreement.


Student Name:  _______________________        Signature: ________________________  Date:  _______________

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{Parent Section}


I have viewed a copy of the Discipline Code and Bill of Student Rights and Responsibilities and understand the behavior that is required of my child.  The Discipline Code is located on the school’s website on the “Parent’s Place” tab. 

I understand that my participation in my child’s education will help him/her be successful in school.  I have read this agreement and I will carry out the following responsibilities to the best of my ability. 

§   Encourage my child to be a respectful and peaceful member of the school community.

§   Discuss the Discipline Code and the Bill of Rights and Responsibilities with my child.

§   Participate in parent conferences, class programs and other activities in which  my child is involved.

§   Assure that my child will arrive at school on time everyday.

§   Provide a quiet place for my child to  his/her homework.

§   Spend at least 15 minutes per day reading  with my child.

§   Listen to my child retelling of his/her school day experiences.

§   Provide the school with current telephone numbers and emergency contact information.

§   Alert the school if there are any significant changes in child’s health or well-being that affects his/her ability to perform in school. 

Parent/Guardian Name:  ______________________________________                Date: ____________

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Parent/Guardian Signature:  ___________________________________