Family and School Partnership

Right to Request Information About Teacher Professional Qualifications

All parents have the right to request information about the professional qualifications of their child's teacher. If you would like to access this information, please contact the school's office and you will be provided with documentation describing the type of teaching license the teacher holds.

Family and School Partnership

The Melrose Elementary staff, students and parents know that all of us share a partnershipfor the education of our students. We acknowledge the following to emphasize that partnership.

Melrose Elementary Staff is responsible for:

  • Providing a safe atmosphere for learning.
  • Providing appropriate instruction for your child to achieve their full potential.
  • Communicating clear directions for home work.
  • Assist your child in developing a sense of respect and responsibility.
  • Keeping you informed about your child's academic and social progress.

Families are responsible for:

  • Encouraging my child to attend school daily and on time.
  • Providing a time and place or my child to do homework.
  • Ensuring that homework is completed and reviewed.
  • Reinforcing Melrose's academic and behavior guidelines.
  • Attending parent conferences.

Students are responsible for:

  • Attending school regularly willing to learn and participate,
  • Coming to school each day with the necessary tools for learning.
  • Completing class work and homework.
  • Showing respect towards myself and others.
  • Taking pride in my personal appearance.