Parent/Student Handbook

Parent/Student Handbook



Thank you for choosing Heartwood. We welcome you to our community and look forward to the years ahead with your family. The Parent Handbook policies and procedures are guidelines for parents, caregivers, and students participating in programs at Heartwood Charter School.

Table of Contents


Welcome Letter

Key Homeschool Terms and Definitions

Mission Statement and School Verse

Educational Principles and Goals

Program Descriptions

Enrollment Requirements

Mental Health Services

Tobacco Free Schools

Master Agreement

Internet Safety Policy

Grade Level Placement Policy

Policy on Promotion and Retention

Student Expectations

Parent/Guardian Responsibilities

Attendance Policy

Truancy Policy

Work Sample Requirements

Proctored State Mandated Testing

Grading Rubric

  • TK-8th Grade
  • High School (9-12th Grade)

Instructional Funds

High School

Academic Integrity and Plagiarism

Filing an Official Complaint