Policies and Procedures

Canoas Student Behavior Policy
There is zero tolerance for bullying, fighting, drugs, weapons, and sexual harassment.

Attendance
Thank you for supporting your child[ren] in attending school every day and for getting them to school on time.  If your child[ren] will/do miss school for any reason, please call the ATTENDANCE LINE - PHONE #: (408) 287-6316 to excuse their absence.  This is a message only line.  If you need to talk to someone in the office, please call (408) 535-6391. Thank you for your continued efforts to support your child[ren] in learning the important skills of consistent attendance and punctuality.


Beginning-of-Year Student Forms
Students are required to have these forms filled out and submitted after the first week of school.

Uniform Policy
Canoas Uniform Policy All students are required to wear the basic uniform, which includes any of the following:

  • Navy blue pants, shorts, jumpers or skirts
  • White, navy, hunter green or burgundy collared shirts, polo shirts or blouses

Download Uniform Policy (PDF)

Reglamento de Uniformes de Canoas (PDF)

Homework
Homework will be given according to District guidelines.  Homework will be reasonable, relevant and never excessive.  Homework is always expected to be completed. If your child is ill and you would like to pick up his/her work, please call the school early in the day.
Your child’s homework will be available for pick-up in the school office after 2:30 p.m.
Your child’s homework will depend on his/her grade level.
There are several reasons for homework:

  1. To provide extra practice on learned skills.
  2. To provide further learning in areas covered in the classroom.
  3. To provide an opportunity to learn good work habits.