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Family Engagement

What is Family Engagement?
  • The importance of families helping schools and schools helping families.
  • Connecting parents and schools to benefit our students.
 
Why Family Engagement?

Students achieve more when families are engaged in their learning.

  • Positive student behavior
  • Improvement of student attitudes
  • Increased student attendance
  • Higher homework completion
  • Higher grades and test scores
  • Fewer placement in special education
  • Decreased drop-out rate
  • Increased enrollment in post-secondary education
 

National PTA Parents’ Guide to Student Success (available in English and Spanish)

Council of the Great City Schools- Parent Roadmaps to the Common Core Standards

Family Engagement System-wide Events 2018- 2019 
Family Engagement Meeting Schedules at School Level for 2018-2019 

(Time- 12:00 p.m. unless noted as a different time)

Athens City Middle School- September 11, November 1, December 13, January , March 7, May 2

City Park- September 20, October 18, November 15, January , February , March 28

Ingleside-September 27, November 15, January 17- 4:30 p.m., February 21, April 18-4:00 p.m.

North City-September 21, October 25, November 29, January , February 28, April 4

Westside- September 18, November 15, January 17, March 14, April 18

Systemwide- September 7, January 18, April 26

2018-2019 Monthly System-wide FE Newsletters & Calendars
Athens City Schools Parent Involvement Plans

Athens City Schools Family Engagement Policy

Family Engagement Survey Results for 2017-2018

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