The mission of Um Al-Qura Islamic School is to provide “learning environments that are safe, nurturing, positive and respectful.” Such learning environment is peaceful and welcoming for all. We must be free of negative factors such as abuse, bullying, discrimination, intimidation, hateful words and deeds and physical violence in any form. We must also clearly demonstrate respect for human rights and social justice and promote the values needed to develop responsible members of a democratic society.
Um Al-Qura Islamic School:
|is committed to providing a safe learning and working environment for all students, staff, and visitors to our school;
|will include in its Safe School Policy clear expectations for all students, parents, and staff, which will be communicated on a regular and ongoing basis;
|will ensure that our school establishes a safe school committee and develop a code of behaviour and a safe school plan;
|will incorporate violence prevention and peaceful problem solving into the curriculum beginning in kindergarten;
|expects its students, parents/guardians, employees, and community members to participate actively as partners in maintaining a safe learning and work environment in its schools, offices and work sites.