Homework reinforces class work through practice and
extension. It provides students with the opportunity to display
responsible behavior and to extend the conditions by which they
learn. Through homework, students learn how to manage their time. They
also learn the importance of setting goals and the steps necessary to
Homework also plays an important role by
involving the parents in the education of their child(ren). To
successfully educate children, parents and teachers must work
together. Homework is one-way parents can make a meaningful contribution
to helping their child(ren) succeed.
Listed is minimum as well as maximum time guidelines for homework for which parents should plan. All students in grades K-8th will be assigned homework four nights a week, Monday through Thursday.
Homework Hotline: A
Homework Hotline is available in English and Spanish to all students
Monday through Thursday between the hours of 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. The
Homework Hotline number is 602-246-5000.
Homework Study Times: District Policy (IKB) recommends the following study times per day: