Here are the Report Card and Conference Guidelines
Report Cards are due on Friday September 9
Conference Schedules are due Wednesday, September 14
Report Card Comment Guidelines
Start with student strengths
Provide one or two areas of focus for parent intervention
Use data wisely and include detailed explanations of any assessment and acronym
Show student work samples comparing with proficient work.
Preferred comments include phrases like “at grade level”, “below grade level” and “above grade level”
Start by asking parents about their child. Listen and take notes.
Once again start with strengths and positives.
Share all concerns, but focus parental intervention on one or two areas for support.
Oh yeah, smile and enjoy this great opportunity to learn more about your students’ family background and history!