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Parent Center Information

Purpose of the Parent Center:

The purpose of the Parent Center is to assist parents in working more effectively with their children at hoe and to encourage positive home-school relationships.


Goals for Parental Involvement:

  • To inform parents of the availability of Title 1 programs.
  • To support the efforts of paents to wwork with their children at home
  • To train parents to work with their children on skills required for promotion.
  • To consult with parents on an ongoing basis and give parents a feeling to partnership int he education of their children.
  • To provide a wide range of opportunitites for parental participation int he design of the Title 1 Program.
  • To ensure opportunities for full participation of parents with language differences or who lack literacy skills.


  • The Parent Center serves parents of Pre-K through 5th grade students.
  • Materials, equipment and information are provided to families free of charge. (Home delivery is available to families without transportation.)
  • The center offers electronic games, books, videos, cassettes, puzzles, manipulatives, bingo and board games, flashcards, worksheets, and other other educational matierlas.
  • Two parent liasions are available to parents and schools to facilitate open lines of communication between home and school.
  • Assistance with understanding state testing and test results are avilable as well as practice test items.
  • A title 1 online newsletter, “Today’s Tips for Parents”, with daily updates accessible through out website.


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Contact Information

Jefferson Davis Parish Schools
203 E. Plaquemine St.
Jennings, Louisiana 70546
Phone: (337) 824-1834
Fax: (337)824-9737