Note: for the binding version of the agreement please read the German text.

In order to maximize the learning climate at ibc the general agreement for school behavior was developed, with the input of all school partners, during the school year 2011-2012. (Please view School Climate Plus).

Students of ibc-: hetzendorf are obliged to…

  1. … observe the following guidelines regarding mobile phones in the classroom: - silent mode or turned off; - stored in the school bag or pencil case; - not to be used as a watch or calculator. Only the teacher can decide when exceptions to these guidelines can be made!! This guideline takes effect as soon as the teacher enters the clasroom.
  2. … avoid participating in any form of bullying. Failure to report observed bullying makes one an accomplice and subject to discipline. Any knowledge of bullying must be reported immediately to an authority figure (teacher, mediator, class representative, etc.)
  3. … arrive punctually and routinely to school instruction, according to the law.
  4. … dress and behave in a manner consistent with the ibc's philosophy and image.
  5. … demonstrate all aspects (punctuality, attendance, preparation, team-work, materials, completion of assignments) of successful instruction.
  6. … view themselves as members of a school community and to participate in a team-oriented manner.

Teachers of ibc-: hetzendorf are obliged to…

  1. … work as a team as well as promote team-work among students.
  2. …prepare goal oriented, methodically varied lessons, implementing the latest teaching techniques.
  3. … observe varied learning styles among students and facilitate networking between different teaching subjects, recognizing their equivalent worth.
  4. … recognize their positions as role models within the school and behave in a manner consistent with that.
  5. … be attentive and open regarding student difficulties, and offering assistence, so far as possible.
  6. … be respectful, courteous and well-meaning to all school partners.

Adminstrators of ibc-: hetzendorf are obliged to…

  1. … work in a friendly, professional manner according to school laws, pedagogical goals, and available resources; this includes lesson schedules, substitution schedules, room assignments, testing oversight, and any other administrative duties.
  2. … make available to teachers and students all relevant information regarding facility organization (e.g., lockers, rooms, plattform) in a timely manner.

Secretaries and custodians of ibc-: hetzendorf are obliged to...

  1. ...work in a team-oriented manner.
  2. ...support of school partners in fullfilling their respective obligations.
  3. ...recognize their positions as role models within the school and behave in a manner consistent with that.
  4. ... be attentive and open regarding student difficulties, and offering assistence, so far as possible.
  5. … be respectful, courteous and well-meaning to all school partners.

The principal of ibc-: hetzendorf is obliged to …

  1. ...support all school partners in their participation to school development, especially regarding work climate and constructive teamwork.
  2. ...initiate personal contact with students.
  3. ...proactively find solutions to problems between teachers and students.
  4. ....be attentive and consistent regarding student problems.
  5. ...seek to eliminate all forms of bullying at ibc-: Hetzendorf.
  6. ...work constantly at improving classroom conditions and facilities.
  7. ...contribute to a sustainable teaching and learning climate.