Parents Right to Know

East Newton School wants you to know that upon your request, we are required-in a timely manner-to provide you this information:

1). Whether the teacher has met state qualifications and licensing criteria for the grade levels and subject areas in which the teacher provides instruction.

2). Whether the teacher is teaching under emergency or provisional status through which state qualifications or licensing criteria have been waived.

3). Whether your child is provided services by para-professionals and if so, their qualifications

4). What baccalaureate degree major the teacher has and any other graduate certification or degree held by the teacher and the field of the certification.

In addition to the information you may request, we are obliged to provide every parent information on the achievement level of your child in each of the state academic assessments in a timely notice; if your child has been assigned for four or more weeks a teacher who is not qualified.

What if you have a complaint?