St. Margaret Mary recognizes that student learning begins at home and that the best learning outcomes occur in partnership with school and parents.

Successful students have home support that includes:

  • A place and set time to study
  • Reasonable access to resource materials
  • Open communication about proper conduct, assignments, learning goals, and priorities
  • And, examples of prayer life and church attendance.

Communication is key in parent/school partnerships and several channels are utilized.

  • Grade-level meetings to communicate curriculum and learning goals
  • Open House
  • Monday Memo weekly bulletin from principal with relevant notices
  • PlusPortal on-line communication system for grades, assignments, school calendar, and teacher e-mail system.
  • Phone text announcements (weather at dismissal, special masses, etc.)
  • Parent-teacher conferences

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