On the first day of school your child will bring home various types of information. Parents, please complete these forms, and return them to the school with your child immediately. Also, please note as you change your address, telephone number, or any other pertinent information you need to update these forms. Do not hesitate to contact the school if you have questions regarding this matter. Please note: when you or someone you have designated comes up to the school to sign out a child you will be asked to show photo identification.
Breakfast: 7:40 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
School Starts: 8:00 a.m.
Dismissal: 2:40 p.m.
Breakfast is served each morning from 7:40 a.m. until 8:00 a.m. All students that want to eat breakfast must go directly to the cafeteria and remain there until breakfast ends at 8:00 a.m. Parents, it is important that you do not have your children arrive at school before 7:40 a.m. (if eating breakfast). There is no one to supervise the children prior to these times. Please help us keep your children safe by adhering to this policy.
DAILY ATTENDANCE - TARDINESS
If your child is tardy, please call the school at 216.268.6610. Please give your name, your child’s name, and the reason for the tardy. You should also be prepared to inform the school as to approximately what time your child will be reporting to school.
DAILY ATTENDANCE - ABSENT
If your child is absent, please call 216.268.6610 and have your child bring a note when he/she returns to school. Please provide your name, your child’s name, and the reason for the absence. Please make sure you date the note. Any student that has excessive tardiness and/or absences will be referred to our Intervention Assistance Team and Social Worker.
ALL STUDENTS MUST BE IN PROPER UNIFORM
Heritage Middle School strictly adheres to the dress code policy set forth by the East Cleveland City School District. Please make sure your child complies with the uniform policy. If you need assistance with getting your children uniforms, please let us know and we will make every effort to accommodate your need.
PARENTS! WE NEED YOU! There are several opportunities to volunteer at Heritage Middle School. Volunteers are needed to tutor in classrooms, assist with the Breakfast Program, assist with the Lunch Program in the cafeteria, assist with School Entry and Dismissal, etc. If you are interested in volunteering please call the main office at 269-6610. Please help!
VISITORS TO HERITAGE MIDDLE SCHOOL
At Heritage Middle School, our children’s safety and well being come first! Parents, whenever you enter the building, please report immediately to the office. You will be asked to sign the Visitor’s Log and then you will be given a Visitor’s pass. We thank you in advance for your cooperation. Please note: if you report to a classroom without a visitor’s pass you will be asked to return to the office to obtain a pass. Also note for the safety of our students, you may be asked to show photo identification when visiting Heritage Middle School.
Students will be served breakfast and lunch daily. Please be advised that you are required to complete a meal application for the new school year on or before September 30, 2013. All forms must be turned in by this date to prevent your child/ children from being charged a fee for their lunch.