Grand Traverse Academy 2018-19 Secondary School Course Catalog 3 Grand Traverse Academy Secondary Communication Compact What we expect from our students  Ask right away when you have questions or don’t understand something  Check PowerSchool at least two times per week  Keep your planner up to date with assignments and test dates  Build strong character by addressing concerns with staff members or school leaders rather than gossiping about them  Notify a leader with any concerns about another student or staff member What to expect from us  Assignments to be posted on PowerSchool the day they are assigned  Test dates to be posted on PowerSchool the Friday before they are to be administered  PowerSchool to be updated by Tuesday for every assignment/assessment turned in by the previous Friday  Response to your call or email within 24 hours  Solution options for any problem or concern that arises  A partnership in the education of your student  Careful creation of policies and rules and then consistent follow-through; we follow the old adage, “Say what you mean and mean what you say.” What we expect from our parents  Let us know right away if any of the above is not happening  Check PowerSchool with your student at least once per week  Email or call right away with any concerns  A partnership in the education of your student  If you have questions about the reasons behind any policy or rule, ask us; we never mind explaining the reasons why  Notify a leader with any concerns about a student or staff member