Welcome to St George´s Special School


Home Ė School Partnership Agreement

The School will:-

  • Provide a safe, happy and stimulating environment in which students are encouraged to reach their full potential and are well cared for physically and emotionally.
  • Offer the best possible education which is right for the studentís needs within a broad and balanced curriculum.
  • Put Individual Target Setting, Individual Education Plans and behavioural strategies, where appropriate, into place.
  • Recognize and reward achievement.
  • Share information with parents/carers by a range of means including Annual Review reports and meetings, parentsí meetings, telephone contact, and home-school books etc.
  • Welcome opportunities to communicate with parents including school visits, telephone contact, home school messages etc.
  • Provide information about the studentís medical and health needs.
  • Maintain confidentiality around sensitive information about the young person and their family.
  • Work with other professionals to consider the whole child.
  • Tell parents what is going on at school by means of newsletters, information in the parents room, and Friends of St Georgeís meetings.

The Parents/Carers will:

  • Ensure your child is in school whenever health allows, attend regularly and arrive on time.
  • Keep school informed about the young persons health and reasons for absence and inform School before 9.00a.m. on the first day of absence.
  • Support the school in any way you can.
  • Take an active interest in the progress of your child.
  • Encourage your child to do well at school and make sure they have all the items they need for the day.
  • Share any concerns you may have about your child as this will help us care for them and educate them properly.
  • Attend meetings and parents evenings relating to your child.

The Student will, with help from Home and School:

  • I will always try to do my best.
  • I will care for my own belongings.
  • I will care for equipment and our school.
  • I will get my bag ready for school.
  • I will get to school on time.
  • I will be ready for the bus in the morning.
  • I will be helpful, friendly and kind to other people.
  • I will tell my teacher, parents/carers if anything is worrying me.
  • I will pass on messages, letters and home books from home and school.