• Office of Family and Community Engagement


  • Mission: CCSD FACE Logo

    To facilitate effective communication and cultivate positive relationships among parents, schools and the community through increased engagement and by the provision of targeted resources and support.

    Purpose:

    Our staff is dedicated to building a stronger bridge between our schools, families, and communities, while also serving as a support and resource to parents and families to ensure student success. The Office of Family & Community Engagement uses strategies, initiatives and programs to promote positive resolution to issues that may arise between stakeholders.

    Core Functions:

    • Field and facilitate resolutions to parent concerns and improve family and community relationships with our school and the district;
    • Establish, manage, and grow School Improvement Councils (SICs);
    • Identify and work with all district Parent-Teacher Association (PTAs) and Parent-Teacher Organizations (PTOs);
    • Provide on-going opportunities for stakeholder dialogue and engagement with district staff and in district decision-making;
    • Cross-train all family and parent relations support staff on strategic priority areas across the district and develop robust family engagement programs and opportunities;
    • Conduct family and school mediation sessions;
    • Steward strategic partnerships for the district including public, private, and philanthropic partners and campaigns.

    Parent Relations:

    Parent & Family Concern Online Intake Form

    FACE Resource Links:

    CCSD SIC Resources Webpagesic.sc.gov
    scpta.org
    nafsce.org
    iel.org
    cfec.sc.gov
    eoc.sc.gov
    scsba.org

    Contact Us:

    ph: (843) 937-6575
    email: face@charleston.k12.sc.us

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