Parental Involvement Policy
LaGrange High School 2016-2017
LaGrange High School recognizes the importance of parental involvement, participation, and cooperation as an integral part of a child’s education. Cooperation between home and school should help to enable each child to reach his academic potential as well as develop student responsibility and self-discipline. Home and school interaction should assist the student in extending learning beyond the classroom and should effectively meet the social needs of the student.
LaGrange High School has established such programs as the following to encourage strong parental involvement. Emphasis shall be placed school wide in grades nine (9) through twelve (12).
· Open House
· Parent/Teacher Conferences
· Blackboard Parent Resource Center
· LaGrange High School Website
· Parent/Community Volunteers
· Action Team for Partners (ATP)
· PBIS Implementation
· Testing Information Workshop
· Graduation Information Workshop
· Compact for Student Success
· Open House for incoming 9th graders and parents
· LaGrange University Program
LaGrange High School will implement these and other activities that will encourage parental involvement through the Parental Involvement Program. Individual teachers will assist in carrying out these activities as well as participate in workshops and meetings.
All activities will be in compliance with the Calcasieu Parish School System Parental Involvement Plan and the State of Louisiana Department of Education. All activities will ensure that parents of children attending LaGrange High School will have an opportunity to participate in all segments of parent involvement activities.