• Anderson-Livsey Elementary
    THE PLAN…
    THE PROMISE…
    2023-2024

    Anderson-Livsey Logo

    4521 Centerville Hwy
    Snellville, GA. 30039

    Phone Number 678-344-2082

    Visit www.gcpsk12.org/andersonlivseyes

    Last Revised: May 19, 2023

  • WHERE IS THE PLAN AVAILABLE?

    The Family and Community Engagement Plan and all other Title I information are available on our school’s website at https://www.gcpsk12.org/AndersonLivseyES under the Title I Section. Families can also find paper copies of this Family and Community Engagement Plan in our Parent Center.

  • HOW IS THE PLAN DEVELOPED AND REVISED?

    It is reviewed and revised at least annually during the Planning Meeting in the spring. All feedback forms from the Planning Meeting are submitted to the Office of Federal Programs for review. Families who are not able to attend the Planning Meeting have the opportunity to review draft documents and provide input during the draft document review period.

  • COMMUNICATION

    and format. Some of the ways we will foster effective communication include Parent/Teacher conferences, student agendas, Friday Folders, Parent Portal, email, school website, Class Dojo and phone conferences.

    If you would like to request a meeting with your child’s teacher, please reach out to the teacher via email, dojo, or phone and he or she will contact you within 24 hours to set up an appointment.

    Please contact your grade level Assistant Principal if you require further assistance.

    Phone: 678-344-2084

    ENGAGING AND EMPOWERING FAMILIES WITH…

    •  Title I Program Information: Program information is available during the Title I Planning Meeting in the spring and Annual Parent Meetings in the fall, on the school website, and in the Parent Center.
    •  Curriculum Information: Knowing what your child is learning at school is important. We will keep you informed throughout the year about what your child is learning during parent meetings, conferences, eCLASS, and on our school website.
    •  Student Progress Monitoring: The Parent Portal is an online resource that allows families to view grades, attendance, schedules, assessment results, course history, and much more. Monitoring your child’s progress in school is an important way to be engaged.
    • Parent Resources: We have many resources available for checkout to use at home with your child. We also host several parent workshops to empower you as you work with your child at home.
    • Staff Training: We will train our staff to effectively communicate with you. Your input on how we train our staff is valuable.
    • Communication: We will communicate, to the extent feasible, all information with you in a language and format you understand. Whenever possible, we will provide interpreters during parent workshops, and academic events. Translation is available for most documents.
    • Transition Support: Entering a new school can be scary for both students and families. We will host events to make sure both you and your child are aware of what is expected and how you can prepare as your child transitions to a new school.

  • OUR DISTRICT GOALS

    Empathy: Cultural competence, staff and student wellbeing, educator diversity.

    Equity: Multi-tiered system of supports, opportunity and access, equitable resource allocation. 

    Effectiveness: Results-Based evaluation system, talent management, educational return on investment. 

    Excellence: Preferred education destination, post-secondary and workforce readiness, world-class communication and engagement. 

  • OUR SCHOOL GOALS

    We will provide all students with high quality curriculum and instruction in a supportive and effective learning environment to meet high academic standards.

    Anderson-Livsey Elementary School’s Local School Plan for Improvement (LSPI) goals focus on increasing the percentage of students performing at the highest levels on I-Ready assessments and the Georgia Milestones in Math and Language Arts.

    Foundational Skills to support goals:

    ELA – Reading fluency and comprehension

    Math – Fluency and problem‐solving skills

  • WHAT IS A FAMILY AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT PLAN?

    It is a plan that describes how our school will provide opportunities to improve family engagement that will support student learning at school and at home. All students and their families are invited and encouraged to fully participate in the opportunities described in this plan. The school will provide information and as many opportunities as possible for the participation of all family members.

  • WHAT IS A SCHOOL-FAMILY PROMISE?

    It is a written agreement that outlines how the school, the students, and the family will work together to ensure your child’s academic success. An effective School-Family Promise contains the following elements:

    · Clear learning goals that are linked to the school’s improvement plan

    · Specific skills students will learn during the year

    · Strategies that staff, families, and students will use to improve student learning

    · Ways to extend learning at home

    · Methods teachers and family members will use to communicate about student progress

    · Opportunities for family members to observe and participate in the classroom

    · Jointly-developed by families, school staff, students, community business partners, and other stakeholders during our Planning Meeting

    · Reviewed and revised throughout the year

    · Anderson-Livsey will review the Plan.Promise with families during parent/teacher conferences and parent workshops throughout the school year.

  • WORKING TOGETHER TO ENSURE SUCCESS

    Anderson-Livsey will…

    • Provide literacy workshops for parents to show strategies to help increase reading comprehension and math problem solving skills.
    • Share educational websites that help develop reading comprehension and math problem solving skills

    Principal’s Signature Charlotte Sadler                                   Date September 28, 2023

    As Students, we will…icon: person reading a book

    • Spend time at home practicing reading comprehension skills learned at school.
    • Spend time practicing daily math skills with families to increase problem-solving, mastering math facts and math reasoning.
    • Practice reading and writing skills by using my school and class webpages through eclass.

    As Families, we will…icon: man and woman

    • Attend parent workshops and school-wide events, when possible, to learn literacy and math problem solving strategies through activities and support my child’s learning at home.
    • Spend time using technology resources, reading books, magazines and/or newspapers together with my child using reading and math strategies learned at literacy and math workshops to support my child’s learning at home.

  • LET'S TALK

    Anderson-Livsey is committed to frequent two-way communication with families about student learning. Some of the ways we will foster effective communication include Parent/Teacher conferences, student agendas, Friday Folders, Parent Portal, email, school website and phone conferences.

    If you need interpretation and/or translation services, please contact: Joanne Vigilant at 678-344-2173

  • ACTIVITIES TO BUILD OUR PARTNERSHIP

    Curriculum Night

    Grandparents’ Breakfast

    Title I Annual Parent Meeting

    Literacy Night

    Careers on Wheels

    STEM Night/Science Fair

    International Night

    Black History Program

    Fine Arts Night

    Kindergarten Transition

    Career Day

    Parent-Teacher Conferences

    October 18-19/March 6-7

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  • DID YOU KNOW?

    • Title I is a federal program designed to support school reform efforts to improve teaching and learning for all students.
    • Title I programs are based on effective means of improving student achievement and include strategies to support family engagement.
    • The Title I Office reserves at least one percent of the district’s allocation to fund family and community engagement programs. The use of these funds is based on suggestions gathered at our spring Planning Meetings from families and community members. Funds are distributed equally to all our Title I schools.
    • Childcare and/or transportation may be provided for meetings and school events.

     

    "Providing learning that will last a lifetime."

  • VISIT OUR FAMILY ENGAGEMENT CENTER

    Our Family Engagement Center has learning games, books, and many other resources available for families to checkout and use at home. Our Parent Outreach Liaison or Parent Instructional Coordinator is Laura Lindsay. She is available to help you find resources, navigate the Parent Portal, connect with teachers, and learn about ways you can help your children at home.

    Our Family Engagement Center is located 1.266

    Tuesday-Thursday 8:00AM - 2:30PM 

    Please contact Laura Lindsay for additional information about our Family Engagement Center and resources available for check-out.

    678-344-3527

    Laura.A.Lindsay@gcpsk12.org

     

    Volunteer Opportunities such as popcorn sales, PBIS Party reps and assisting teachers are available throughout the week.