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Parent Involvement

Greetings Welcome to SGA Elementary School calendar year 2020-2021. We work hard to make sure you feel at home upon entering our campus. Everyone is here to help the students and families to achieve, surpass, and excel in all goals that have been set. I am excited and look forward to working with each of you. Please feel free to sign up to be a Parent Volunteer. Your help is needed and wanted. Our goal is to have parental involvement throughout this school year and years to come. We welcome your ideas and suggestions, and we are most appreciative of your time.
 
Please feel free to contact me here at the school between the hours of 7:30 - 3:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday at 478-569-4322. We are committed to unity and excellent at SGA Elementary.
 
 

Why Parental Involvement???

  • Students achieve more regardless of socio-economic status, racial/ethnic background, or parents’ education level.
  • Involved parents create a home environment that encourages learning.
  • Students have higher graduation rates and higher enrollment rates in post-secondary education.
  • Children have better self-esteem, are more self-disciplined & show higher aspirations & motivation toward school.

  • Children have higher grades and test scores, better attendance, and complete homework consistently.
  • Children from diverse ethnic backgrounds perform better when the parent and teacher collaborate.

  • Family participation in education is twice as predictive of student academic success as socioeconomic status.

  • Parental involvement benefits all children, parents, teachers, schools, and communities.
  • Students of involved parents have fewer behavioral problems