All homework assigned for student completion will be independent practice supporting the instructional focus in its content area.
6th & 7th grade- Homework is given each night (Monday-Thursday)
Homework is expected not to last more than 15 minutes
8th grade- Homework is given each night (Monday-Thursday)
Homework is expected not to take longer than 30 minutes
Algebra- Homework is given each night (Monday-Thursday)
Homework is completion of class work that should not take longer than 40 minutes
Homework will be used as an instrument to enhance student achievement and enrich student learning.
Homework is given as needed.
Most homework assignments will be short in duration (no more than 20 minutes).
Homework will be assigned 1-2 time a week taking 15 minutes or less per assignment.
No more than one hour of homework, divided into two or three assignments, will be required each week. Homework includes unfinished class work, skills practice, or independent reading. If a student says that he doesn’t have homework, the parents should be encouraged to check his agenda. If there is no assignment written, the student should read his library book for 30 minutes.
Band, Orchestra, and Choir will practice on vocals or instrument for 20 minutes, three times a week.
CATE, Multimedia, Art, and Speech will not have homework.