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  A complete list of Palm Beach County Schools and principals can be found on the District’s website at
                       www.palmbeachschools.org   under the Schools tab then click Resources. The Student and Family
                       Handbook can be found online on the District’s Parent, Community, Student, and Superintendent
                       websites at: http://www.palmbeachschools.org/
                     Display of State Motto: In 2018, the Florida legislature enacted a new law requiring all schools to
                       display the State motto “In God We Trust” in a conspicuous place. In accordance with this law, the
                       State motto will be displayed in a conspicuous place in every school.
                     SIS Gateway: The SIS Gateway provides parents and students with timely access to individual student
                       schedules, assignments, assessment reports, attendance, and much more.  Parents and students in
                       secondary schools will be able to see real-time grades and assignments.  The SIS Gateway allows
                       parents and students the ability to easily email teachers through this system. Students have access to
                       the SIS Gateway via the icon available on the District’s student portal. Parents must register for their
                       SIS Gateway account with an activation code provided by the school. Parents are encouraged to
                       contact their school to request SIS Gateway assistance.



                                         PARENT AND FAMILY INVOLVEMENT


            School Board Policy 1.015 (Parental/Family Involvement) creates a collaborative environment in which the parents
            and families of our students are invited and encouraged to be involved. The School Board recognizes the vital role
            parents and family play in the education, welfare, and values of its students, and that the education of each
            student is a responsibility shared by the school, the student’s parents, and family members. Furthermore, the
            School Board encourages the regular participation by parents of all children to ensure a strong home-school
            partnership, promote and increase effective, well structured, and comprehensive parental/family involvement
            practices.  This  Policy  incorporates  the  requirements  under  Section  1118  of  the  Elementary  and  Secondary
            Education Act. A copy of the complete Parental/Family Involvement Policy can be obtained at your child’s school.

                                               Parental Involvement Checklist

            The District recognizes that parental/family involvement is a factor necessary to improve student achievement.
            Therefore, in accordance with P-1.015 and F.S. § 1001.42 (17)(d), the checklist below is designed to help you
            participate in activities that promote high student achievement. Having high expectations of your child(ren) and
            actively  participating  in  their  education,  will  increase  the  likelihood  that  they  will  meet  and/or exceed state
            standards and be college and career ready.
















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