Dear B-5 Families,
Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year! I am looking forward to a productive partnership with you to ensure children can achieve their highest potential. I recognize that in order to be successful in school, students need support from both the home and school. I know a strong partnership with you will make a great difference in your child’s education. As partners, we share the responsibility for children’s success and I want you to know that I will do my very best to carry out my responsibilities. I ask that you guide and support your child’s learning by ensuring that he/she:
1 attends school daily and arrives on time, ready for the day’s learning experiences
2 completes and returns all homework assignments on time
3 reads daily to develop a love for reading and to improve literacy skills
4 shares school experiences with you so that you are aware of his/her school life
5 informs you if (s)he needs additional support in any subject
6 knows that you expect her/him to succeed in school
I am delighted to have your child in my class and am looking forward to a very successful year. I have high expectations for your child and I will do all that I can to help your child achieve those expectations. I want you to know that one of my most important goals is to keep the lines of communication open with you. Please don’t hesitate to contact me at (925) 779-7425 or JulieVerhoek@antiochschools.net if you have any questions or concerns during the year.
Thank you for your support. I look forward to meeting you.
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