Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent-Teacher Conferences at Harper Park

  • Parent-Teacher Conferences are Essential to Help your Child Succeed!

    • The parent/teacher conference is a chance for you to:
    • know your child's teacher and you teacher to meet you!
    • share your concerns and goals with the teacher since the beginning of the school year.
    • understand what is expected of your student in each subject
    • learn how your child is doing academically and how you can help at home
    • ask questions that you have for all teachers!

    • Prepare for the Conference!
    • Let the school know that you need an interpreter
    • Write a reminder about the date and time of the conference and place it somewhere visible
    • Write down your questions the night before for each subject
    • Arrive to the conference on time.
    • Talk about your biggest concerns first.
    • Listen carefully and ask questions when you do not understand something.
    • Plan with the teacher about how you could help your student at home and plan to follow up.
    • Thank the teacher and make sure we have your updated information with current phone numbers
    • Talk with your child at home and make him feel that we are a team working towards his or her success!