Sayre Parent Workshop Survey

Sayre’s Parent Advisory Council (PAC) is surveying parents and guardians of Sayre parents about their interests in possible parenting workshops. Copies of the survey in both English and Spanish will be sent home with Sayre students soon. Please return surveys to students’ classroom teachers by next Friday, February 6.

The survey can also be quickly completed online (in English or Spanish):

More information about the PAC will be available on the FFO website soon!

Three Events on September 10

Sayre Parent/guardian attendance and participation is encouraged for several events scheduled for the evening of Wednesday, September 10:

6:00pm: 1st organizational meeting of Sayre’s Parent Advisory Council. (PAC)
The PAC works to keep Sayre’s parent community involved in guiding children through their education. This meeting will include nominations and elections of officers and beginning discussions of plans for PAC activities in the 2014-2015 school year. Parents are invited to join and get involved.

6:30pm: regularly scheduled Local School Council (LSC) meeting.

7:00pm: “State of the School” Address. POSTPONED, DATE TBA
This is an annual informational meeting for Sayre parents presenting information about the school’s performance and goals for the new school year.

Sayre PAC Hosts “Top 10 Tips
for Raising Successful Kids”

10tipskidsThe Sayre Language Academy Parent Advisory Council is hosting a parenting workshop, “Top 10 Tips for Raising Successful Kids” on Thursday, February 28 from 6:30–8:00 p.m. at Sayre Language Academy, 1850 North Newland Ave. The event is free, and open to all parents and teachers of children of any age, from any school. There is no need to register and childcare will be provided for school-age children.

The workshop is presented by Karen Jacobson and Lauren Bondy of and promises “practical, easy-to-implement strategies and creative approaches for parents that teach and encourage responsibility, self-motivation and resiliency.” The program will also cover homework and friendship/peer issues.

View/download/print the event flyer.