University Middle School Parent Involvement Policy
University Middle School Principal: Rose Gordon 973-399-6879 Ext 1608
University Middle School Dean: Mr. Derrick Edmundson973-399-6879 Ext 1619 District Family Community Advocate:Ms. Patricia Wilson973-399-6800 Ext 1115
Have monthly, bi-monthly, or quarterly workshops with University Middle School Counselors/HSSC/Dean that will focus on academics, social development, conflict resolution, and time management skills.
Have the opportunity to attend a presentation on assessment data at the October PTA meeting at their school.
Have the opportunity to participate on the School Leadership Council and School Safety Team.
Receive quarterly progress reports and communication (telephone, e-mail, conferences, letters) from teachers regarding their child’s academic progress.
Have the opportunity to visit their child’s classroom to observe academic performance with 24 hours notice to the school principal.
Have the opportunity to develop academic intervention plans through the Intervention and Referral Services Committee (I & RS).
Receive correspondence (flyers, broadcast calls, newsletters, Twitter) from administration, in a timely manner, about events and activities to expand parental and community participation
Have the opportunity to participate in activities and events, with their children, that are designed to motivate students through our Positive Behavior Support In Schools (PBSIS) program
Have the opportunity to attend parent workshops and become familiar with technology that will enable parents to assist their children
Have the opportunity to meet with administration, when necessary, to discuss matters that will assist in the academic and social achievement of their child.