|I want to thank all the Manny Martinez students, parents and staff for all your hard work. Unfortunately Manny Martinez Middle School will not be open any longer. Manny Martinez Middle School an Edison Learning and DPS charter school will close at the end of the 2011-12 school year. For more information on enrollment please contact the Generations Academy at West High School.†|
Accountability - How will Manny communicate with parents?
1. Auto Dialer
IC auto dialer will call parents home/cell phone numbers within the first ten minutes of class when students are absent.
2. Teacher Phone Call
Teachers will call home when a student has missed 3 consecutive days.
3. Teacher Letter
Teachers will send home a letter to parents when a student misses 5 consecutive days.4. Social Worker Referral
Data Owner will have a weekly meeting with social worker.
Data Owner refers student to social worker when a student has been absent for 10 consecutive days.
If a student is truant they will be placed in the Pass Room, and serve ISS (In school suspension).
The number of days to be determined by administration or designee.
Positive Incentives - What do students get for excellent attendance?
1. Home Base attendance Tracking/Competition
Attendance thermometer will be placed outside of HomeBase classrooms.
Attendance is tracked for one month.
Thermometer will visually go up and down weekly tracking attendance trends.
HomeBase with the highest attendance percentage (minimum of 95%) will receive a class reward (pizza party, doughnuts, excursion, and local movie tickets).
2. Grade Level Assemblies
Certificates/recognition of attendance and grades
3. Friday School Spirit Day
Each HomeBase that shows improvement in monthly attendance will be able to wear jeans on Fridays of designated month.
Students who are wearing Manny school colors will be given a Manny Buck during HomeBase by office staff.