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Family and Community Engagement (F.A.C.E.)

Terrance Jordan, Coordinator
1900 W. Monroe
Springfield, Illinois 62704
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186 Superintendent Parent Engagement Roundtable has been created to assist in meeting District 186 mission, vision and goals.

District 186 Mission:
The District, in collaboration with families and community, shall develop in all students the knowledge, understanding, skills, and attitudes to empower them to be responsible life-long learners and citizens in an ever-changing world. This will be accomplished in a climate that promotes high expectations, strives to meet individual needs, and values diversity.

Vision - Empowering Students, Families and Communities to Pursue Excellence

Strategic Goals:

  1. Expand opportunities for all students and empower them to learn and succeed

  2. Enhance academic and emotional support so students can reach their full potential

  3. Embrace a connected, committed and collaborative work environment

  4. Engage families and community partners

  5. Excel in fiscal responsibility and facilities planning and management

The Supt. Parent Engagement Roundtable consists of parents/family members whose children attend Pre-K through 12th grade throughout the district.  The Roundtable meets four times a year and gives members an opportunity to meet with the Superintendent and other district leaders throughout the school year. Each Supt. Parent Engagement Roundtable members will:

  • Provide input concerning district and school-related issues.
  • Make recommendations in support of enhancing learning opportunities andenvironments.
  • Advocate for issues vital to the success of schools, youth and families in our community.
  • Further the District’s efforts in expanding family and community engagement by being a member/aware of your child/ren’s F.A.C.E. team.
  • Share information on current opportunities and challenges facing our schools.

Meeting time: 5:30 to 6:30p.m. 
Meeting dates: September 4, 2019,  November 6, 2019, February 5, 2020, & April 1, 2020

Volunteer opportunities: January 23-25, 2020:

  • Help with Student Roundtable Unity Day Event
  • Welcome people into the Tournament
  • Help with Spirit of Giving
2019-2020 Supt. Parent Engagement Meeting Information
Sep. 4, 2019September 2, 2019 Agenda and Notes
Nov. 6, 2019https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rvDOzDbapnt94h0o3xxo6dR9FAiBeNdYuMaEqjfH3Ns/edit?usp=sharing
Notes from Nov. 6 meeting of Supt. Parent RoundtableFirst View Parent Letter
Mar. 4, 2020
Apr. 1, 2020
Pictures of volunteers helping at Unity day, City Tournament, and all subsequent pictures.

Volunteers Create Success!

January 24, 2018   18 photos
Members of Supt. Parent Engagement Roundtable and school F.A.C.E. teams helped out at Spirit of Giving, Unity Day & Boys Basketball City Tournament.  They helped greet people, hand out programs, box food, set up a scavenger hunt and much more.

2018-2019 Meeting Information

2017-2018 Meeting Information

2016-2017 Meeting Information

2015-2016 Meeting Information

2014-2015 Meeting Information