PCHE STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:
Port Cities Home Educators main purpose is to support and encourage homeschooling families.
•The PCHE Board seeks to honor Christ and uphold Biblical principles in its decision making for the group.
•Membership is open to anyone who wishes to be a part of this group.
•Please note that all PCHE meetings will begin with prayer, offered by a Board member, seeking God’s direction and blessing.
•PCHE will seek to provide regularly scheduled meetings, current e-mails, and group activities.
Behavioral Codes and Dress Codes for PCHE:
1.Children who choose to participate in activities with PCHE must agree to follow the instructions of parents and other leaders. Obeying those instructions and exhibiting respect toward parents and other leaders is a condition for remaining at an activity.
2.At no time will the following activities be appropriate: use of bad language, possessing alcohol, drugs or tobacco products, inappropriate public display of affection, possessing a gun, knife or other dangerous weapon, or disregard for the guidelines and disrespect for parents or other leaders.
3.Please note that if this does occur the child will be asked to leave. Further attendance at PCHE events will require the adult to attend with the child.
4.A positive, pleasant and kind attitude toward one another is strongly encouraged.
Dress code for activities should be appropriate for the occasion. In order to preserve an atmosphere of integrity, respect and to insure an experience free of distractions, please note the following guidelines for all events.
1.Shorts should be mid-thigh in length.
2.Dresses and skirts should be no shorter than just above the knee.
3.No spaghetti straps and shoulder straps should be at least three fingers wide. Shirts should be long enough to cover the midriff (front and back) even when hands are raised.
4.No “muscle shirts.”
5.T-shirts should not display inappropriate wording or graphics.
6.If there are skirts worn with a slit, it needs to be modest and contain no more than a 3-4” slit.
7.“Baggy” pants with undergarments showing are unacceptable.
We appreciate your attention to these matters.
– The PCHE Board
Watch your PCHE e-mail for more details on these and other events and get-togethers.
We are grateful for volunteers who help us in many areas! If you would like to volunteer, here are some areas where members can help out:
•Planning a field trip
•Students in Print
Contact the PCHE board at firstname.lastname@example.org and let them know where you would like to help out or ask them where you can help out. They should be able to give you some direction.
Also, be sure to watch your PCHE e-mails – many opportunities for helping within our group come through the e-mail loop. It takes all of us working together to make our group work!
Please feel welcome to visit us if you are not a member. We would love to meet you and introduce you to other homeschoolers.
PCHE FIELD TRIPS:
PCHE events and field trips are for PCHE members and their families. To make sure we have room for all PCHE members who sign up for activities, field trips are for PCHE members only, unless specified otherwise. Thank you for complying with this request.
All activities are subject to change. Please keep up with the most current times, dates and/or cancellations via the PCHE e-mail loop.
When you go to the Calendar, you may click on any of the events listed and it will bring up more details about that event.
If you are new to PCHE or homeschooling and would like to be contacted by one of our members, just hit the e-mail link and send us an e-mail. Then someone will give you a call or answer by e-mail, whichever you prefer. We love to help others get started in teaching their children.
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