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 2020-2021
Family Engagement Meeting Schedules at School Level for 2020-2021
Due to COVID-19, meetings will be virtual.

Time- 12:00 p.m. 

Athens City Middle School- August 27, October 29, December 10, February 18, April 22

City Park- September 17, October 22, November 19, January 21, February 18, March 25

Ingleside-September 15, October 20, November 17, January 19, February 16, March 23

North City-September 23, November 20, January 13, March 24

Westside- September 16, November 16, January 20, March 10

Systemwide- September 11, January 15, April 30

Athens City Schools Parent Involvement Plans

Athens City Schools Family Engagement Policy

Family Engagement Survey Results for 2019-2020

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