The Berkeley Institute, a diverse senior school with a rich heritage and tradition of excellence, provides a stimulating learning environment that prepares students to lead full and purposeful lives and to assume leadership roles in both the local and global communities.
To fulfill this mission, The Berkeley Institute:
Provides a rich and stimulating teaching and learning environment that fosters competence, self-reliance, intellectual curiosity and spiritual discernment;
The importance of homework to students’ progress is essential. The giving of homework is a
policy of The Berkeley Institute. In order to assist students in deriving maximum benefit from
their homework, a formal homework system is in place in the school.
Parents should check this book on a regular basis to keep abreast of the homework issued to you.
The parent’s signature is required for the advisory inspection.
Before signing, parents should ensure that all homework has been completed.
If an assignment is not completed,the subject teacher should initial the appropriate column.
Detentions may be given for homework infractions but more importantly marks are deducted for late work.
It is suggested that you set aside sufficient time for homework each night. This should consist of
these approximate times:
S1 = Two hours
S2 = Two hours
S3 = Two