One of our key areas that drives our work as a Priority School is
a clear focus on Parent & Family Engagement. At Fern Bacon
Middle School we will develop strong links with parents in order
to engage them as partners in the education of their child.
Como una prioridad secundaria, una de las áreas clave que impulsa
nuestro trabajo es un enfoque claro de Padres de Familia y
compromiso familiar. En Fern Bacon Middle School nos encargamos
de desarrollar fuertes lazos con los padres, a fin de entablar
con ellos como socios en la educación de sus hijos.
In July 2011, SCUSD launched a comprehensive bullying prevention
program focused on reducing bullying and harassment of students
district-wide. The program is designed to address the issue of
bullying systemically and follows the district’s strategic plan
on bullying prevention developed in August 2011.
The SCUSD School Board also adopted an Anti Bullying policy in
June 2011 (see attachment) to help ensure a caring and
nondiscriminatory learning environment for all students.
What are your hopes and dreams for your children and the children
in your community?
That they become independent thinkers? Dedicated problem solvers?
Excellent communicators? That they are happy, healthy and have
fulfilling relationships with others? That they love school?
At SCUSD, we are committed to providing schools that are safe,
caring places for children to enjoy learning, be intellectually
challenged, make lasting friendships and master essential
standards of learning.
The office of Parent Engagement & Training has a full schedule of
parentworkshops this fall. The Parent Leadership
Pathway workshops are offered over the course of 10 weeks,
and are provided at no cost to the school or the participants.
The commitment from the school is merely to provide space. The
facilitator will bring in all materials, child care,
interpretation where needed, and a light snack.
The SCUSD Connect Center is a centralized Student Support Center
that serves as a “gateway” to critical support services for
students and families in our school district. It offers an
innovative solution to addressing the health, wellness and
educational needs of SCUSD’s children, youth and families.
This central hub is designed to increase coordination of services
by providing a single, easily identifiable point of access and
assistance to address the social, emotional, and health needs of
The Family and Community Engagement Office, Department of Parent
Engagement and Training provides training, information and
technical assistance to assist all SCUSD schools in the creation
of effective school-family partnerships. The FACE Office supports
families and schools in building capacity for achievement focused
family engagement through the following programs:
The Homeless Services program supports the enrollment, attendance
and achievement of homeless students to ensure they receive equal
access to educational opportunities. Specific services include
assistance in the following areas: school enrollment and
attendance support services, records retrieval, school and
hygiene supplies, health/immunization referrals, shelter/housing
and community referrals, and education support services under
McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act: Education for Homeless
Children and Youths.
The mission of the Health Services Office is to provide school
health programs which assist students, families and the community
to reach optimal physical, mental and social health in order
to succeed in school and in life.
For more information, please contact the Health Services Office