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Family Handbook Exemplars

A family handbook provides charter school families with answers to their most common questions and helps to guide families and students in the school’s processes and policies related to the following:

  • School Calendar
  • Communication
  • Academics
  • Student Support
  • Student Behavior and Discipline
  • English Language Learners
  • Family Engagement
  • Student Health
  • Safety, Transparency, and Privacy
Below are some exemplar Family Handbooks that existing charter schools use:

You can find the Charter Center's guide for creating a Family Handbook here.

Community & Family Engagement