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    Family engagement is an important factor in building strong home-school-community relationships and developing support systems to enhance the quality of life for families. Planned by parents and a diverse team of educators and community members, Guilford Parent Academy offers support for family members caring for children and young people in Guilford County.

    Aligned with our Strategic Plan 2018-22 goals, Guilford Parent Academy works to bridge the gaps for student success by engaging parents and involving them in their children’s education. Striving to give parents the tools needed to assist their children, Guilford Parent Academy hosts parent sessions such One on One – Digital Resources Overview, Positive Discipline that Works, Student Support and Services for Parents and Family and School Partnerships. With a mission to provide resources for parents and families, Guilford Parent Academy also partners with organizations to help families holistically with assistance designed to cultivate better life outcomes. 

    We're Here to Help Parents and Families Thrive

    From homework help to talking about bullying, finding FREE resources available for families, and even providing job-search, resume assistance, entrepreneurship and home-ownership classes and information to guide better living, Guilford Parent Academy is here to help parents and families thrive. 

    These pages will help you learn more about Guilford Parent Academy and how we can assist families gain knowledge and know-how as their students prepare for success in life.

    Check out these FREE Back to School events:

    Aug. 3
    10 a.m. - until supplies last
    I Am Queen's 11th Annual Back to School Drive
    Windsor Recreation Center
    1601 E. Gate City Blvd.
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    Details

    Aug. 10
    9 - 11 a.m.
    Operation PASS: Beyond the Backpack
    Greensboro Coliseum SWARM Fieldhouse
    1921 W. Gate City Blvd.
    Greensboro, NC 27403
    Details

    Aug. 11
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Back-to-School Community Health Fair
    Windsor Recreation Center
    1601 E. Gate City Blvd.
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    Details

    Aug. 12
    7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    Back to School Hacks for Health!
    Greensboro Moose Lodge 685
    5031 Blakeshire Rd.
    Greensboro, NC 27401
    Details

    Aug. 15
    11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Carl Chavis YMCA
    2757 Granville St.
    High Point, NC 27263
    Details

    Aug. 18
    Back to School Drive & FREE Haircuts for Students
    Elevations Barber Shop
    209 E. Fairfield Rd., Suite A
    High Point, NC
    Details

    Aug. 24
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    2019 Back-to-School Kidpreneur-Teenpreneur Business Expo
    Savor the Moment Bakery
    1117 Coliseum Blvd.
    Greensboro, NC 27403
    Details

     

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