Please read the following information. Check each of the corresponding boxes and sign at the bottom of the form.
Student Handbook Agreement (Required)
If I am a parent/guardian completing this form on behalf of a minor student, I acknowledge that I have reviewed the Map Academy Student Handbook with my student. I understand the contents of the document and that my student is expected to abide by them.
Student Technology Acceptable Use Policy (Required) I agree to the Student Technology Acceptable Use Policy
If I am a parent/guardian completing this form on behalf of a minor student, I acknowledge that I have reviewed the Student Technology Acceptable Use Policy with my student. I expect my student to follow technology and internet policies when using the school’s computers. I hereby release Map Academy Charter School, its staff members, and its officers from any liability associated with access to the internet and the use of school technology.
Experiential Learning/Field Trips (Required)
Community-based, experiential opportunities and field trips are an important part of our school’s program. Staff also support students with a range of wraparound opportunities which may involve use of Map Academy van transportation. By signing below, you grant your student permission to participate in school-sponsored experiential learning, field trips and out-of-school events/community building sponsored by Map Academy Charter School. You agree that you understand that students may travel to field trips on public transportation, by chartered bus, in Map Academy passenger vans or in chaperones’ private vehicles. You hereby release Map Academy Charter School, its staff members, and its officers from any liability for any injuries, damages, or losses associated with field trips or out-of-school events. You will communicate with staff regarding any questions or concerns about planned field trips or events.
Appearance on Public Relations Materials (Required)
In order to communicate about our school with potential parents and teachers, contributors to the school, other educators, and the general public, Map Academy produces public relations materials such as brochures, annual reports, a website, videos, newsletters, etc. These public relations materials allow us to celebrate student and school accomplishments. Please complete the following authorizing us to use photos, quotes, video, and/or student work in public relations materials. By choosing yes, you give permission for Map Academy Charter School to use photos, quotations, and/or student work in public relations materials. You will communicate any questions or concerns regarding public relations materials to school staff.
Directory Information and Third-Party Mailing
The school designates the following personally identifiable information as Directory Information that can legally be made public: Student Name, Parent/Guardian Name, Student Address, Student Date of Birth, Student Extra-Curricular Participation, Student Photograph, and School or District Attended by Student Before Attending Map Academy. Parents/guardians or eligible students may elect to opt-out of the school disclosing Directory Information. Map Academy will assume it has permission to disclose Directory Information without prior written consent for the following reasons:
You can provide the name and address of my student to a third party mail house if requested by the sending district from which a student is enrolled, in conformance with M.G.L. c. 71, s. 89g
You can share my student’s name, address, and phone numbers with military recruiters, as required for public schools in the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 as well as the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002