purpose of Parental Involvement under Title I, Part A is to promote
active engagement among local educational agencies (LEA) administrators,
school staff, parents, parent advocacy organizations, parental
involvement liaisons, community leaders, and others working to improve
student achievement and academic success. Parent Involvement is defined
as the participation of parents in regular two-way and meaningful
communication involving student academic learning and other school
Parents play an integral role in assisting their child’s learning.
- Parents are encouraged to be actively involved in their child’s education at school.
are full partners in their child’s education and are included, when
appropriate, in decision making as well as being a part of the advisory
committees to assist in the education of their child.
- Parents carry out other activities as described in section 1118 of the ESEA (Parental Involvement).
Liaisons are assigned to Fulton County’s Title I schools. Parent
Liaisons serve as a link between the schools and parents, relay the
needs of one to the other; educate teachers and staff on how to
communicate and work effectively with parents as equal partners.
District Title I Parent Resource Centers
Teaching Museum South, 689 North Avenue, Hapeville, Ga. 30354, (404) 699-8217
Palmetto Elementary, 505 Carlton Rd., Palmetto, Ga. 30268, (770) 463-6100
Lake Forest Elementary, 5920 Sandy Springs Circle, Sandy Springs, Ga. 30328, (404) 256-8740
Mimosa Elementary, 1550 Warsaw Rd., Roswell, Ga. 30076, (770) 552-4540
*All Title I Schools have parent centers and resources available for check-out.