What is a Parent Liaison?
A Parent Liaison works to bridge the gap between home and school by helping parents get the information and support they need to ensure their child’s academic and social success. As a parent, you have a private personal link, connection, and bridge to your child’s school.
The Parent Liaison connects you to important information
- Contacting Teachers and Counselors
- School Dress Code
- Absentee Calls
- Registration/Enrollment Process
- Special Education
- Summer School
- School Expectations
- Graduation Requirements
The Parent Liaison can connect you to available resources/help
- School Supplies
- Public Library Use
- Athletic Programs
- Medial Assistance/Glasses
- After School Programs
- Academic Assistance
The Parent Liaison helps keep you informed of
- Back to School Nights
- Parent/Teacher Conferences
- Get Help from Interpreters
- When Report Cards/Progress Reports are Issued.
- Delayed Entry/Early Dismissal
- Parent Focus Meetings
The Parent Liaison connects you to support in crisis situations (emotional, physical, and academic)
- Substance / Physical Abuse
- Family Deaths
- Homeless Services
South Carolina Department of Education
"At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child's success is the positive involvement of parents."
~Jane D. Hull