Guilford Parent Academy continues to serve as a national model for family engagement. Now in its eighth year, Guilford Parent Academy continues to be a bridge for student success by engaging parents and involving them in their children’s education.
GPA’s successful efforts have grabbed the attention at the local, state and national level. Achievements were made possible through funding sources like the Race to the Top Grant, which contributed to GPA’s participation totals of more than 177,000.
GPA in the News
Five articles featuring GPA’s innovative approach to parent and family engagement:
GPA was proud to present at the National Family Engagement Summit in March 2017 in Richmond, VA.
Presentation Title: Parents and Educators Joining Forces
These awards recognize outstanding work in all aspects of school public relations, communication, marketing and engagement.
Blue Ribbon Awards received through the North Carolina School Public Relations Association:
- Electronic Media: Guilford Parent Academy - Brainfuse Fun - Gold Award
- Publications: Guilford Parent Academy - End of Year Report - Gold Award
Golden Achievement Awards received through the National School Public Relations Association:
- The launch and implementation of Brainfuse, which gives students access to online tutoring and homework help 24/7.