• Parents Play a Key Role!

    Seek out ways to help your child make the growth necessary to become independent learners.

    • Read to and with your child daily
    • Join the PTO and be an actively involved member
    • Attend open houses & PTO meetings
    • Attend parent/teacher conferences
    • Attend school events
    • Volunteer in your child’s classroom
    • Communicate regularly with your child’s teacher
    • Serve on the leadership or family engagement team


     Join the Leadership Team

    • Help develop our school’s plan for how families and schools can partner together to improve student achievement through our
      • Home-School Compact and 
      • Parent Involvement Policy
    • Help plan, review, and improve school-wide goals
    • Help determine how Title l funds are spent


    Join the Family Engagement Team

    • Brainstorm, organize, and plan fun & educational family events

    • Find ways the school can support learning at home for students AND parents

    • Create opportunities for students and parents to explore careers and college opportunities

    • Improvement suggestions for School/Home communication

    • Ways to promote a welcoming & warm environment to all that enter Desert Sage Elementary

    • Ideas for increasing parent volunteers and participation in our school committees and PTO