CCSS Support in the Schools
Through the tireless efforts of teachers and administrators, schools across Calcasieu Parish are offering countless support opportunities for parents and guardians in order to ease the discomfort associated with the newly adopted curriculums.
Please contact your child's school to learn more about what opportunities are available at each site.
School-Sponsored CCSS Support Opportunities
- Open House/Parent Nights
John F. Kennedy Elementary School's parent night programs:
Westwood Elementary hosts Math Tailgating nights with the Westlake Rams to promote positive math habits.
- Informational Newsletters
Vinton Elementary uses the Pawprint to send the principal's notes home to parents.
- Parent Teacher Conferences
- Homework Study Guides
E.K. Elementary uses study guides to present homework examples to parents.
- Family Reading and Math Nights
Dolby Elementary is planning family reading and math nights to provide parents the opportunity to participate in activities geared toward helping them better understand the new curriculum.
- After School Tutoring
- School Webpages
The Combre-Fondel Elementary webpage features support events at the the school and a link to the school's study island resource.
- Monthly Principal Chats
College Oaks Elementary will host a monthly "Coffee Chat with the Principals" to discuss new strategies and lessons with parents and guardians.
- Remind Messages
T.S. Cooley teachers use Remind to send homework help tips to parents.