Family and Community Engagement Department
San Juan Unified School District actively engages parents, guardians, extended family and community members to be our valued partners in the education process. We believe that parents and guardians are their children’s first and most influential teachers and that sustained family involvement in the education of their children contributes greatly to student achievement and a positive school environment.
Our Family and Community Engagement department (FACE) assists family and community members with the following:
- Family education and leadership development
- Professional development training
- Business and community partnerships
- Volunteer support and training
Hello SJUSD Families! If you are joining the May Family Power Hour workshop that begins at 5:30 pm tonight (Wednesday, May 4), please click on the Zoom link below to access the workshop:
Topic: Family Power Hour - May
Time: May 4, 2022 05:30 PM
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Meeting ID: 817 9138 9035
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Please visit our Facebook page here for more information! For questions, please contact our office at (916) 971-7929.
To view our calendar of upcoming family engagement opportunities for the month of May, please click here.To register for an upcoming family education workshop, please fill out the F.A.C.E Family Education Workshop Registration Form.
May 2022 Family Engagement Opportunities
- Family Power Hour
5/4 5:30 – 6:30 pm via Zoom
Join us for this workshop to learn about the services offered by the district Newcomer/Refugee Support team that assists immigrant and refugee students and families across the district. Participants will learn about family resources, tools to support learning at home, and information about upcoming summer programs for newcomer students. The live Zoom link for this workshop will be posted on our webpage 30 minutes before the start of the meeting.
- Loving Solutions
Begins April 21, Meets on Thursdays 5:30 – 7:30 pm via Zoom
Loving Solutions is a family education program designed for parents, guardians, and caregivers who are raising strong-willed young children ages 5-10 years old. This weekly virtual course utilizes group learning activities for participants and teaches at home strategies to help your child maximize learning, address behavior challenges, and help create an environment to encourage positive choices! To register for this family education class, please complete the F.A.C.E Family Education Workshop Registration Form.
- Talleres Familiares
5/19 6:00 – 7:30 pm via Zoom
This workshop is presented entirely in Spanish and focuses on important topics that support student learning and ways that families can be involved. Join us at this workshop to learn about district & community resources, summer programs, and more! The live Zoom link will be posted on our website 30 minutes prior to the start of the meeting.
Este taller se presenta completamente en español y se enfoca en temas importantes que apoyan el aprendizaje de los estudiantes y las formas en que las familias pueden participar. ¡Únase a nosotros en este taller para conocer los recursos del distrito y la comunidad, los programas de verano y más! El enlace de Zoom en vivo se publicará en nuestro sitio web 30 minutos antes del comienzo de la reunión.
- Families Matter: Summer Learning Resources
5/25 6:00 – 7:30 pm via Zoom
The school year may be coming to an end but the fun in learning continues! Join us for this workshop to learn information about summer enrichment programs available in the district and in the community. In addition to that, participants will learn about online tools to support learning at home and strategies to prepare for the upcoming school year. To register for this family workshop, please fill out the F.A.C.E Family Education Workshop Registration Form.
- Families Matter: Prevention Strategies
5/31 5:30 – 8:00 pm via Zoom
Join us for this virtual seminar held in collaboration with our district Preventions Programs team to learn about bullying, vaping, and substance use preventative measures. Youth and guardians/parents are welcomed to attend. To register for this family education class, please complete the F.A.C.E Family Education Workshop Registration Form.
Here you can find resources to help you navigate the school system and work with your child toward success. Many schools also have a Family Resource Center on campus managed by a dedicated Parent Liaison. Please contact your school for more information.