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Family and Community Engagement Coordinator (F.A.C.E)

Evidence gathered from educational research tells us that parent involvement boosts student academic success. That being said, Elementary School District 159 is providing innovative tools through workshops and other planned events to empower our parents and guardians to participate in the overall academic experience of their children. 
Cherryl Mitchell

Cherryl Mitchell
Family and Community Engagement (F.A.C.E) Coordinator
6202 Vollmer Road
Matteson, IL 60443
708-720-6371 Business
708-720-3218 Fax

The 5th Annual Essence of Fatherhood Awards- Students wrote great essays about their fathers or the father figures in their lives.  A committee selected the best essays and those fathers or father figures were celebrated at an awards dinner.
We would like to thank our local business leaders for their sponsorship!!
At the core of the site is the Illinois State Board of Education’s Family Engagement Framework.  The framework includes principles that establish a foundation for developing meaningful engagement with families and community leaders including guides that address capacity building, leadership development, resource allocation, progress monitoring, access, and equity.