Oakley Elementary recognizes that the education of each student is a responsibility shared by the school and the student’s family. Therefore, Oakley Elementary encourages the regular participation by parents of all our children.
It is the intention of Oakley Elementary to support active parental involvement in student learning. Oakley Elementary will:Provide activities that will educate parents regarding the intellectual and developmental needs of their children. These activities will promote cooperation between the school and other community groups to provide learning opportunities and disseminate information regarding parenting skills and child/adolescent development.Implement strategies to involve parents in the educational process, including:Keeping families informed of opportunities for involvement and encouraging participation in various programs.Providing access to educational resources for parents and families to use with their children.Keep families informed of the objectives of the educational programs used at Oakley Elementary. Parents will also be informed of their child’s participation and progress with these programs.Enable parents to participate in the education of their children through a variety of roles such as:Provide input into school activitiesVolunteer time within the classroom and school programs.Inform parents of Title I and LEP programs in our schoolProvide access, upon request, to any instructional material used as part of the educational curriculumProvide information in a language understandable to parents.Provide assistance to parents to understand Idaho’s academic content standards and state and local academic assessments.Provide reasonable support for parental involvement activities as parents may request.