Parent Leadership Grant Program 2012-2013

Here are the “webstories” from our 2012-2013 Parent Leadership Grant, small grants awards to local home and schools to engage in parent leadership and engagement projects with the parents and guardians in their school.

School

Project Name

Parental Leadership Activity

Birchwood Junior High

Birchwood Diversity Garden

Create a diversity garden and a sense of community at the multicultural school.

Bluefield High

Parent Engagement Night

Organize an evening with information sessions for parents and students on substance abuse, bullying, communication, post secondary education preparation, tips on study habits and extracurricular activities at the school.

Cardigan Consolidated

Engaging Parents, Teachers & Students
in an Informal Setting

Organize sessions for parents and students with a focus on art.

Central Queens Elementary

Bedtime Stories

Organize a “Bedtime Stories” evening for families to encourage reading with non-classroom activities.

Donagh  Consolidated

Helping your child succeed in school!

Provide parents information on helping children succeed in school.

Englewood Consolidated

Family, Food & Blogging

Organize a session on family cooking/food demonstration and a session with a professional to develop a home and school blog.

François Buote

Dream Big Through
The Teen Years

Provide parents and junior and senior high students with tools to encourage cultural identity.

Glen Stewart Primary

Glen Stewart School Community Spring
Fun Night

Organize an event for families that focuses on physical education and healthy active living.

Gulf Shore Consolidated

Family Literacy
Games Project

Organize a games event in the school for parents and children with a focus on literacy.

La Belle Cloche

Giving Nature a
Helping Hand

Organize several interactive information sessions with emphasis on being active in nature.

Montague Intermediate

Parents as Partners

Organize information sessions on substance abuse, mental health, cyber safety and bullying with education, health and law enforcement professionals.

Montague Regional High

Parent Book Club

Provide resources to encourage readership and literacy.

Morell Consolidated

Literary Awareness Night

Organize professional development sessions for parents with a focus on literacy.

Mt. Stewart Consolidated

Triple Treats!

Organize an evening event where parents and children can participate in art, science and physical activity.

Pierre Chaisson

Child-parent literacy evening

Organize professional development sessions for parents and students with a focus on literacy.

Prince Street Elementary

Workshops and Activities for parents and to enhance
literacy, numeracy
and healthy eating

Organize professional development sessions for parents and students with a focus on literacy and numeracy.

Queen Charlotte Intermediate

Celebrating
Arts & Science

Organize a day to create a garden and art work at the school.

Souris Consolidated

Math Night

Organize math workshop with curriculum specialist and produce math games for children and parents.

Stonepark Intermediate

Tools for Engagement

Organize an event where parents and students will be provided with information on programs, clubs, educational activities and home and school activities.

Three Oaks Senior High

Student Awareness & Addictions Exhibition

Organize an event to expose parents and students to issues of mental health, addiction, bullying and preparation for post secondary education preparation

West Royalty Elementary

Bullying Awareness & Prevention

Organize professional development sessions for parents with a focus on building healthy relationships in our schools.

Westisle Composite High

Parent Engagement

Organize information sessions on substance abuse, mental health, cyber safety and bullying with education, health and law enforcement professionals.

Westwood Primary

Having Fun with
Math at Home
and at School

Organize math workshop with curriculum specialist and produce a math game book for children and parents.

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