Learning Agreement

The aim of the Sixth Form Learning Agreement is to ensure that you achieve your best in your chosen courses and be a positive role model at Cheam High School.


Your Part

  1. As a member of a subject group I will:
  1. Take an active and positive role in my learning
  2. Work hard to achieve at least my Target Grades
  3. Attend and be punctual for all my lessons
  4. Hand in assignments/coursework/homework by set deadlines and to the highest possible standard
  5. Only use the ICT network to support my learning
  6. Ask staff for help when necessary, in order to gain the maximum benefit from the support available


B) As a member of a Tutor group I will:

  1. Attend and be punctual for registration and other appointments with my tutor
  2. Attend allocated private study periods
  3. Attend the weekly Assembly for my Year Group
  4. Ensure that parent(s)/Carers(s) call 0208 254 6857 if absent from school
  5. Inform my tutor of any issues affecting my learning including change of contact details
  6. Take an active part in the life of the Sixth Form and the school community
  7. Gain as many points as possible for the Tutor Cup


C) As a member of CHS Sixth Form I will:

  1. Behave in a courteous and polite manner towards every person in the school
  2. Treat all areas of the school with respect
  3. Follow the Sixth Form dress code at all times - including during exam periods
  4. Aim for 100% attendance record to registration and lessons
  5. Not exceed anymore than 12 hours paid part time work
  6. Take responsibility for my actions
  7. Attend all study periods (allocated on my timetable)
  8. Wear my Lanyard


D) I understand that failure to adhere to these expectations may result in some or all of the following:

  1. My parent(s)/carer(s) will be contacted
  2. I may be sent home by a member of the Sixth Form Management Team
  3. Be placed in Sixth Form detention (7.30am – 8.30am)
  4. I may be removed from lessons and placed under the supervision of a member of the Sixth Form Management Team
  5. I may be placed on the CEC policy
  6. Given further sanctions as enforced by the Sixth Form Management Team
  7. Continuous failure to comply with the expectations of the Sixth Form may result in my place at Cheam High School Sixth Form being reviewed.


E) To fully support the Sixth Former parents are expected to:

  1. Sign the student’s journal weekly
  2. Call 0208 254 6857 to notify the office of any absence
  3. Limit the students number of outside work to 12 hours
  4. Attend parent’s evenings/academic tutoring days
  5. Take interest and support the learning of the Sixth Former
  6. Ensure that attendance is between 95% and 100%
  7. Ensure that the student attends registration and assemblies
  8. Ensure that the student leaves home dressed smartly inline with the dress code and has their Lanyard


The Schools Part

A) Your subject teachers will:

  1. Provide you with information about courses
  2. Mark your work regularly
  3. Give you feedback on your progress
  4. Inform your Mentor/SFMT/OS of any concerns
  5. Contact your parents/carers as required
  6. Monitor your attendance to their subject
  7. Welcome your views about their subject


B) Your Tutor will:

  1. Monitor your overall progress
  2. Take the register daily and monitor your attendance to all lessons
  3. Provide advice and guidance on a range of issues
  4. Provide enrichment in registration time
  5. Talk to staff on your behalf
  6. Guide you with UCAS applications and other progression routes.
  7. Contact your parents/carers as required
  8. Pass on messages from staff


C) You can expect from the Sixth Form:

  1. Staff to be polite and to treat you courteously
  2. A well equipped study area to assist you with your studies
  3. Access to a wide range of resources within your courses and the LRC
  4. A stimulating working environment and good social facilities
  5. Advice, guidance and support on a range of issues
  6. To be consulted on a range of Sixth Form teaching and other issues
  7. Parents/Carers to be contacted if your attendance falls below acceptable levels
  8. A Sixth Form Council to represent your views and opinions