Homework is an extension of class work and an essential part of the learning experience for students.  Effective homework assignments will:

  • Strengthen basic skills;
  • Develop initiative, responsibility and self-direction;
  • Build independent study skills;¬†
  • Teach budgeting of study time;
  • Promote parent/guardians' understanding and involvement in the educational program;
  • Build confidence by ensuring successful learning experiences and familiarity with materials and procedures; and,¬†
  • Encourage innovation and creativity through open-ended, individualized assignments.
- taken from the 2016-2017 Family Handbook