Family Engagement

School relationships are the foundation of children’s success and well-being. Austin ISD is committed to providing a variety of parent and family engagement support services to family members of students. These services are part of the district’s vision and mission to provide a comprehensive, high-quality, engaging educational experience for all students.

  • Facilitate and establish a welcoming school environment that is linked to strengthening family-to-family support 
  • Establish a network of community resources
  • Increase family participation in decision making
  • Equip families with tools to enhance and extend learning
  • Develop staff skills in evidence-based practices that support families in meeting their children’s learning benchmarks 
  • Evaluate family engagement efforts and use evaluations for continuous improvement

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