Parent-School Communication

The level of collaboration between families and schools is an important predictor of student academic success.  Parents and family members who establish strong, positive relationships with school staff have more opportunities to learn about the educational system and become better advocates for their children.


To learn more about how you can effectively communicate and partner with your child’s school or teacher and/or to learn how to resolve a breakdown in communication, please click HERE.  (Para Español – haga clic aquí.)

Parent-Student-Teacher Academic Planning Time (PSTAPT) or Parent Conferences offer families an opportunity to sit down one-on-one with your child’s teacher(s) to talk about school progress. Here are some resources to help set the tone for a productive and positive conference:


Tips for Parents/Families (English)

Tips for Parents/Families (Español)