THE LOTUS ACADEMY .. REGISTRATION AGREEMENT .. A. This agreement is between LOTUS ACADEMY, INC., a Pennsylvania nonprofit .. corporation that administers THE LOTUS ACADEMY, and the parent(s) or legal .. guardian(s) of the following student: who has (have) .. the authority to assume full legal responsibility for his or her education, and financial .. responsibility for paying the tuition, fees, and program costs for their child‘s enrollment at .. THE LOTUS ACADEMY. Those rates and terms are spelled out in the “Rates, Fees, .. and Schedules” for the 2012-2013 school year that has been provided to you. .. B. The Lotus Academy agrees to provide an educational program for the abovenamed .. child(ren) in accordance with existing law, prevailing academic requirements, and .. the Lotus Academy Parent Handbook (available on our website). Parents are expected .. to be familiar with, and hereby agree to follow and be bound by all of the requirements, .. provisions, and standards as they are stated and described in the “Parent Handbook”. .. C. The Lotus Academy requires each family that has a student or students .. enrolled at the Lotus Academy to commit itself to the responsibilities and requirements .. mandated by and detailed in the Parent Partnership Program. That Program and the .. signing of this Registration Agreement obligates every family to complete work at .. assignments approved by the Parent Partnership Committee for a total of six (6) hours for .. each of the three trimesters during the school year. If any family fails to complete the .. required number of hours for a given trimester, they will be subject to a mandatory penalty .. of $100.00 for each hour not worked, and this penalty will be added to the family’s Lotus .. tuition bill. Also, at least one adult from the family must attend and participate in the .. following Lotus Academy special events: (1) the “Spotlight on Young Artists” in .. November; (2) the “Pre-Kwanzaa Seasonal Celebration” in December; (3) the “Oratorical .. Contest” in February; (4) the “Student Science Exposition” in April; (5) the “Awards .. Banquet” in May; and (6) the “Passage Ceremony” in June. All of these events are free .. except the Awards Banquet ($40 for adults and $20 for children) and the Pre-Kwanzaa .. Celebration ($6 for adults and $3 for children). .. D. All parents must have an accurate and up-to-date Parent Contact Form on .. file with the Lotus Academy, at all times, in order for their child to continue his or her .. enrollment at the Lotus Academy. Parents are expected to notify the school and submit a .. new Form if there is a change in telephone numbers, other pertinent contact information, .. or designated responsible adult. All other student records must also be up to date.