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Handbook

2016-2017

Office Telephone – 203-869-6756

Fax – 203-869-1052

Jill Flood, Principal

Mary Grandville, Assistant Principal

Eileen Phelan, Administrative Assistant

TABLE OF CONTENTS



Mission and Core Values 3

Vision of the Graduate 3

Board of Education 3

Central Administration 5

Business & Operations 5

Program Administration 5

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION 7

Office 7


Visitors (GPS procedure Eo80.2) 7

School Volunteer (GPS procedure E080.6) 7

Early Dismissal 7

Emergency Closures 7

Student Profile Information 8

Fire Drills and Emergency Preparedness (GPS procedure E051.16) 8

Notice of Connecticut Sex Offender Registry (GPS procedure E051.16) 8

Health Education 8

*Child Abuse (GPS procedure E051.30) 8

*School Records and Directory Information (GPS procedures E080.10, E040.29, E040.28, and E051.9) 8

*Drugs, Tobacco, & Alcohol (GPS procedure E001.19) 9

Admission/Placement (GPS procedure E040.16) 10

*Homeless Students 10

*Migrant Students 10

*Pesticide Application (GPS procedure E051.17) 10

ATTENDANCE INFORMATION 10

Residency Verification and Registration 10

*Attendance (GPS procedure E040.3) 10

Attendance Law 11

Tardiness 11

*Truancy 11

Religious Holidays 11

Family Vacations 11

Court Ordered Custodial Restrictions 11

BEHAVIOR GUIDELINES (GPS procedure E002.1) 12

*Harassment/Threatening Behavior 12

*Non-discrmination 12

*Sexual Harassment/Equal Opportunity (GPS Procedure L 020.2) 12

Fighting 12

*Dangerous Weapons and Instruments 12

*Bullying 12

Detention 13

*Philosophy of Discipline 13

Suspension 13

Expulsion 13

School Health Program 14

Health Assessments and Immunizations 14

Administering Medications (GPS procedure E001.12) 14

In the event of a severe allergic reaction: 14

Self-Administration of Medication 15

*Psychotropic Drug Use (GPS procedure E001.18) 15

School Health Screenings 15

Asbestos 15

Communicable/Infectious Diseases (GPS Procedure E001.17) 15

Illness 15

Guidelines for Childhood Illness 15

Hospitalizations and Injuries 15

Special Health Care Needs (GPS procedure E001.20) 16

Bed Bugs 16

Nurse’s Office 16

Student Insurance 16

EDUCATIONAL POLICIES AND SERVICES 16

Pupil Personnel Services 16

Homebound Instruction 16

Special Education 17

Planning and Placement Team (PPT) 17

Individualized Education Plan (IEP) 17

Equal Opportunity for Students with Disabilities 17

*Ceremonies and Observances (GPS procedure E001.1) 18

Strategic Improvement Team (GPS procedure E010.1) 19

Assigning Students to a Teacher and Classes (GPS procedure E040.17) 19

Class Size Guidelines (GPS procedure E040.21) 19

Grouping (Differentiated Instruction) (GPS procedure E040.22) 19

*Promotion/Acceleration/Retention (GPS procedure E040.18) 20

*Teacher and Paraprofessional Qualifications (GPS procedure L000.6) 20

Standardized Testing Program (GPS procedures E003.3 and E003.4) 20

*Homework (GPS procedure E040.23) 20

Field Trips 20

Summer School (GPS procedure E001.2) 20

School Lockers 20

*Dress Code 21

Recess Wear 21

Footwear for Physical Education 21

Americans with Disabilities Accommodations 21

Soliciting by Students (GPS procedure E080.9) 21

Distribution of Printed Materials from Outside Organizations (GPS procedure E 051.6) 21

SCHOOL-HOME COMMUNICATIONS 21

Kindergarten Registration 21

Conferences 21

*Report Cards/Grades (GPS procedure E003.1) 21

Friday Folders 21

Duplicate Mailing 22

E-Mail Correspondence 22

*Title I Comparability of Service (GPS procedure E001.6) 22

*Title I Parent Involvement 22

GENERAL INFORMATION 22

Birthday and Classroom Celebrations 22

Free and Reduced Price Lunch (GPS procedure E040.13) 22

Children without Lunch Money 23

Snow Day Procedure for School Lunch Program 23

Nutritional Information 23

Food Allergy Information (GPS procedure E051.31) 23

Wellness Policy (GPS Procedure E051.8) 23

Personal Items 23

Class Pictures 23

Dogs and Pets 23

STUDENT TRANSPORTATION (GPS Procedure E051.4 and E051.5) 23

General Guidelines 24

Eligibility 24

Pupil Walking Distance 24

Safety Rules 24

Roles and Responsibilities for Bus Procedures 24

Rights and Responsibilities 25

Schedules and Bus Stops: 25

*Questions, concerns, requests & complaints 25

CURRICULUM INFORMATION 25

Advanced Learning Program (ALP) (GPS procedure E001.13) 25

English Language Learning Program (ELL) (GPS procedure E001.5) 25

Foreign Language in the Elementary School (FLES) 26

Language Arts 26

Library Media & Technology 26

Physical Education 27

Science 27

Social Studies 27

Visual Art 27

Acceptable Use and Internet Safety Agreement (GPS Procedure E040.4) 28

Receipt of Handbook 32

Personal Reminders 34

Questions I want to ask the teacher during my parent conference: 35

School Friends’ Information 36


* Statement required by law

While some GPS policies and procedures are referred to throughout this handbook, a complete and updated list of all policies and procedures can be found at http://www.boarddocs.com/ct/greenwich/Board.nsf/vpublic?open. This site can be searched by keyword.

Greenwich Public Schools

Setting the Standard for Excellence in Public Education



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