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Family Academy

The goals of the Family Academy are to:

Strengthen the relationship between families and schools

Improve communication between families, schools, and the community

Collaborate with parents to improve student achievement

Create well-rounded students physically, emotionally, and academically

Decatur City Schools is hosting workshops as part of their new Family Academy. The goal is to provide families resources in the fields of mental health, technology, communication, and trauma informed parenting. All workshops will be held at 6:00pm. For more information, please visit:, and click on the “Family Academy” icon.

Establishing Social Media Boundaries Flyer. April 4th - Austin Junior High School, 6pm. april 5th - Decatur High School, 6pm. Workshop presented by Marsha Gill, ALC Eagle Consulting

Upcoming Workshops

effective parent-teacher communication flyer. Decatur City Schools' Family Academy. Join us to discuss common problems in parent-teacher communication, and receive six important tips to communicate effectively. Tuesday, April 12, 6pm. Austin Junior High School library. Or Tuesday, April 26, 6pm. Decatur High School. Door prizes!