Parental Engagement

All parents and carers are equally valued as part of our school community. Students learning is improved when we work in partnership with their parents or carers and their wider family. We believe in close co-operation with all families and in regular consultation between the home and the school.

Research shows clearly that schools improve when there is a strong connection with parents as part of the learning community. At Parkside Academy, we are committed to promoting parental partnership and involvement in children’s learning and the life of the school.

Parkside Academic vast parental engagement programme seeks to identify and break down barriers to parent involvement and proactively reach out to parents. ‘Engage’ is our programme for bringing students and their parents or carers together, to engage in fun and interactive activities. There is a bespoke programme of parental engagement for all students from years 7-11.

The evenings are either subject specific – giving parents and carers the opportunity to experience how a subject may be taught – or will focus of other elements of academy learning that may be important for our students.

Students and their parents and carers are invited to several Engage Evenings throughout the academic year. The Engage Evenings are a big part of our commitment to working with parents and carers, and welcoming them into the academy.

We look forward to welcoming you at one of our Engage Evenings soon.

February 2019
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Category: GeneralBe Strong Online Engage Evening

Be Strong Online Engage Evening
February 1, 2019 February 2, 2019 February 3, 2019
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February 11, 2019 February 12, 2019

Category: GeneralParent Engagement Evening

Parent Engagement Evening
February 13, 2019 February 14, 2019 February 15, 2019 February 16, 2019 February 17, 2019
February 18, 2019 February 19, 2019 February 20, 2019 February 21, 2019 February 22, 2019 February 23, 2019 February 24, 2019
February 25, 2019 February 26, 2019

Category: GeneralYr. 8 Options evening

Yr. 8 Options evening
February 27, 2019

Category: GeneralInspire Day

Inspire Day
February 28, 2019 March 1, 2019 March 2, 2019 March 3, 2019