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

Peggy Cormeny, Coordinator
1900 W. Monroe
Springfield, Illinois 62704

Free Booklets for Families

Transition to K, Middle & High School, Title I, Parent Leadership, etc. Booklets

The Family-School Partnership Program offers electronic versions of the following publications to download and distribute for free.  Post them to your website, or distribute them through email messages, social media, and other electronic notification software and services. 


Transition Tips

Tip sheets for parents and students from parents and students! These sheets were created from surveys to parents and students in Kindergarten, 6th and 9th grade to help their new underclassmen prepare for their new grade.

Also: Georgia Dept. of Ed booklets

Transitions down arrow iconFileGeorgia Link
Learn about your new studentTell me About your child...
Entering Middle SchoolMiddle School Student Tips
Entering KindergartenKindergarten Parent Tips
Entering High SchoolHigh School Parent Tips
High School Student Tips
Common Sense Media

Common Sense is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. We empower parents, teachers, and policymakers by providing unbiased information, trusted advice, and innovative tools to help them harness the power of media and technology as a positive force in all kids’ lives.

Useful District 186 Sites
2-1-1 Community Resourceshttp://springfieldunitedway.org/united-way-2-1-1-get-connected-get-answers/#.WbFqMHTyt64
Community Resource Pagehttp://www.sps186.org/communications/?p=104683
Food Service, Forms, and Morehttp://www.sps186.org/about/
Registration Informationhttp://www.sps186.org/about/registration/

Communicating, Attendance...etc.

Illinois Learning Standards and PARCC Testing Information

April & June 2014 Conference & Workshop Materials