Family & Community Engagement (FACE)

  • Mission

    To partner with students, families, and staff to support students' specialized academic, social, and emotional needs to promote self-determination, equitable opportunities, and authentic inclusion.


    To enable high-quality evidence-based strategies and supports to partner with families and school personnel for: 

    • Family engagement initiatives in SSD and partner districts for academic and life success
    • Professional learning of staff around family engagement
    • Community outreach programs
    • Parent Advisory Council (PAC) support and ongoing development
    • Direct supports for families
    • Increase family efficacy through Family Leadership Institute (FLI) and family/community workshops

Family Engagement Standards

  • Welcoming Climate and Culture
  • Supporting Student Success
  • Two-Way Communication
  • Sharing Decision-Making
  • Collaborating with Community Partners
FACE - Family and Community Engagement

Key Contacts

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