Parents

Below you will find important information for parents and/or guardians. Please take some time to review the documents and important links.


The link below contains our most up to date version of our 2021-22 school plan. This plan has been developed by our school planning committee with assistance from central office programmatic support team members. Below that you will find the school district’s code of conduct. 

Austin Meehan School 2021-2022 School Plan

School Code of Conduct 


Parent Request For Student Information:

Parent requesting information updates about your child, please email Ms. DeSoi at rdesoi@philasd.org with a picture or scan of your photo ID along with your students name and the information that you are asking to update/remove/or add.


Have a Parent Portal yet? If not, sign up! It is a great way to view your student’s grades, attendance, etc.

Check out these handouts for more information. Parent Portal Handout 


Family Engagement Policy


Title One Documents 2021-2022:

8140 Meehan School Parent Compact 2021-22

8140 Meehan MS Parent and Family Engagement Policy 2021-22

Right-to-Know Letters:

As a parent or guardian of a student attending a school that is receiving Federal Title I dollars, you have the right to know the professional qualifications of the teacher(s) and instructional paraprofessional(s) who instruct your child.  Learn more in the Right-to-Know Letters available in the following languages:


Helpful Resources: 

Below you will find various resources that could be of assistance to you and your child. Please feel free to click on them at your convenience

Online tutoring/Homework help from the Philadelphia Libraries:

https://lhh.tutor.com/?ProgramGUID=4a68de89-969b-4edb-b03f-a7f0de403f5c

Online Learning Resources:

https://libwww.freelibrary.org/databases/featured.cfm?subjects=online-learning

Virtual Programming from the Philadelphia Libraries:

https://libwww.freelibrary.org/calendar/virtual-programs/

 

Sites To Help Parent With Math:

Khan Academy  https://www.khanacademy.org 
ABCya  http://www.abcya.com
IXL Math  https://www.ixl.com/math/
Math Playground  https://www.mathplayground.com
Cool Math 4 Kids​  https://www.coolmath4kids.com
FunBrain  https://www.funbrain.com


 Ms. Torre’s Counseling Website

8th Grade Google Classroom


Important phone numbers to know:

Parent Help Line:

(215) 400-4000

School District of Philadelphia
If you have questions about anything that affects your child.

 

Book Hotline:

(800) 447-1169

If your child does not have adequate access in school to a required textbook

 

Bully Hotline:

(215) 400-SAFE
To report bullying, violence, harassment, threats and truancy.

24 hours / 7 days a week

 

Citizen Crime Commission Tipline:

Toll free (877) 345-TIPS
To report crime in our schools or in our communities.

 

Join the Home and School Council!:

(215) 400-6123