North East ISD

Family Engagement Program

Workshops for all Adult Family Members

Family Specialists throughout the district offer a variety of parenting classes to promote healthy families, life skills and essential knowledge classes such as technology, computer literacy, language acquisition, and financial literacy. Workshops are also offered to help promote academic skills to help their children and become academically successful. Go to www.neisd.net/familyengagement to view classes offered throughout the district.

Family Engagement Mission Statement

The mission of the North East Family Specialist is to build family engagement between parents, the school, and the community by facilitating, communication; assisting students and families who are experiencing barriers; and, empowering parents to fulfill their role as their child’s first teacher.

NEW! Monthly workshops at NEISD Ferrari Center

In an effort to promote district wide family engagement, we will be offering free monthly workshops at NEISD Ferrari Center, 107 W. Rampart Drive 78216. See below for scheduled workshops. You must rsvp at 210-407-0118 to reserve your seat. Please feel free to email adomin3@neisd.net for any suggestions on future workshops.

English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for Adults

Family Specialists offer ESL classes at their campuses to aid in the acquisition of the English language with reading, writing, and conversational skills. Classes are offered throughout the school year. Dates and times vary by campus locations. Please go to the classes/workshops tab in our www.neisd.net/familyengagement page for details by campus. You must contact the Family Specialist at that campus you would like to attend for details.

Family Specialists offer a variety of resources for Students and Families

Family Specialists have the knowledge and concern for the wide range of social, emotional , cultural, and economic differences among the student's families. You may access our Community Resource Guide at www./neisd.net/familyengagement under the Support and Services tab. Or you may contact the Family Specialist near you. Visit www.neisd.net/familyengagement for details.

Book Recommendation: The Leader in Me by Stephen R. Covey


Want a great, easy read? The Leader in Me is a great book to better understand how schools and parents around the world are inspiring Greatness, One Child at a Time! You can borrow this great book at any San Antonio Public library. Go to mysapl.org to see what location is closest to you.

HEB Read 3 Mommy and Me Early Literacy Classes

Join us for a 6 week series of early literacy classes where parents will acquire easy to use activities at home to promote literacy. Classes start on December 6th from 1pm-3pm at Walzem Elementary School. You must rsvp with Amanda Yruegas @ 210-407-8425 or ayrueg@neisd.net.

Computer Literacy Classes in Spanish

Join us to learn the basic computer literacy skills such as Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Word, Excel, Google docs and much more. Classes are taught in Spanish every Tuesday and Thursday from 8:45am-11am. First class starts on Dec. 5th at Nimitz Middle School. Spaces are limited and you must rsvp with Sandra Fernandez at 210-356-5330 or sferna3@neisd.net.

16th Annual Family Engagement Training

Friday, Feb. 9th 2018 at 9am

1314 Hines

San Antonio, TX

Join us as we learn about "The Resilience Revolution: It starts with You!" presented by Anne Grady. Participants will learn that life is messy, and our strength, courage, and resilience are tested more often than we would like. Courage and resilience are like muscles--the more you work them, the stronger they become.

You must rsvp to save your seat by calling (210)407-0118 or email at adomin3@neisd.net

RSVPs are enabled for this event.