Homework is assigned in order to reinforce school work and develop study skills and responsibility. Students should spend the following minimum amount of time on homework:
Kindergarten 10 min. per day
Grade 1 15 min. per day
Grade 2 20 - 30 min. per day
Grade 3 30- 45 min. per day
Grades 4 - 5 45 - 60 min. per day
Grades 6- 8 1-2 hours per day
Study must be a daily component of homework. In addition to daily written & study assignments, reading is a critical aspect of each student’s academic growth. It is the student’s responsibility to copy homework assignments daily in their planners.
Students may bring in balloons for one another. Only one balloon may be carried from class to class. All other balloons will remain in their homeroom.
Birthdays may be celebrated with a small snack in the classroom. Snacks may include munchkins, cupcakes and/ or cookies. Pizza is not an option. No goodies bags.
Grades Pre-K - -3
Birthdays may be celebrated with a class party. Teachers will provide the class with a list of appropriate snacks that can be brought to school. No goodie bags.
Students in all grades will not be allowed to go from class to class giving out their birthday snacks.