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Is there a Principal in your child's school at all times?

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Cafe Jenn

Asked by Cafe Jenn at 1:34 PM on Jan. 28, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • yes
    TMJ121099

    Answer by TMJ121099 at 1:34 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • Yes, his office door is always open unless theres a parent in there..
    ArlieBeeMee

    Answer by ArlieBeeMee at 1:39 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • I wish we did. We have one principal for 3 elementary schools, but she's always on hand if she's needed.
    Cafe Jenn

    Answer by Cafe Jenn at 2:21 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • yep. and he's GREAT!
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 3:31 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • No we share our principal with another school. She is at our school 2 1/2 days a week and at the other school 2 1/2 days. Both schools are small and have tons of parental involvement so no real discipline issues or other problems they have to deal with day to day. There had not been a child in any real trouble in a couple months. If we were in a big city I would want one there full time since there would be more discipline issues and other problems. If something comes up the principal goes to the school they are needed at or the Vice Principal who is also shared by the school can step in.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:48 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • yes unless he is at some sort of meeting or something.
    aly38914290

    Answer by aly38914290 at 11:23 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • No ut he is always availble but cell phone(i have his number and the teachers)
    IMAMOM2-2KIDS

    Answer by IMAMOM2-2KIDS at 2:13 AM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • Yep, and an assistant principal
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:41 AM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • Here the schools have a principal and AP (at min) if for whatever reason all adminstrators need to be out of the building there is usually a designee... also they are "on-call" even if not actually in the building at all times.
    MamiJaAyla

    Answer by MamiJaAyla at 10:25 AM on Jan. 30, 2010

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