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Family Engagement


JHS ensures that all parents are connected to the school through:

  • Ongoing and long-term school/parent partnership

  • Continuous communication and support for sustained student growth and achievement

  • Positive Parental Power workshops that are relevant to the needs of families per assessment results

  • Reliable and consistent source of information 

FREE Services and resources available to parents


  • Students expectations and progress
  • Post-secondary options and financial aid information
  • Volunteer/leadership opportunities
  • GED and English classes

Community Resources:

  • Food Banks
  • Health clinics
  • Sustainability assistance
  • Personal finance and legal information

Social issues pertinent to adolescents:

  • Risk behaviors and prevention
  • Mental health/ substance use
  • Gang involvement
  • Legal issues

Family cohesiveness and well-being:

  • Relationship building
  • Effective communication
  • Well defined boundaries and limits
  • Discipline strategies