“When it comes to school success, family engagement is just as important as having a great principal and teachers, a strong curriculum and a positive school climate,” - Nathan R. Monell, CAE, National PTA executive director.
“Family engagement is essential to both children’s success and school improvement efforts, and it is critical that we model and advocate for more transformative approaches,” - Jim Accomando, president of National PTA.
One of the goals for Chinook Trail Elementary PTA is to increase family engagement at our school. We want to help build successful partnerships between families and school. Below are several links to articles where you can learn more about family engagement and the important role it plays in your child's educational future.