Past Events

Recorded Family Engagement Series Sessions

The Family Engagement Series provides families with resources that will assist with their student's success. Select sessions that are hosted virtually are recorded and shared on this webpage when they are available for viewing.

If you have questions or don't see a past event listed here, please contact Yanet Boyd, Supervisor of Family and Community Engagement, at boydyx@pwcs.edu

Social Emotional Learning Overview

Focus: Social Emotional Learning Overview

Target Audience: All

Date: October 26, 2023

This session focuses on introducing families and caregivers to social emotional learning and its five competencies. These competencies include self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and responsible decision-making skills. Engaging families in social emotional learning can strengthen the home-school partnership and support students' emotional well-being and academic success.

Presenter: Chavonne Thomas, Coordinator of PWCS Heals, with Prince William County Public Schools

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Specialty Programs for Elementary Students

Focus: Specialty Programs for Elementary Students

Target Audience: Families of elementary students

Date: October 9, 2023

This session focuses on what Specialty Programs are available at the elementary school level. We will review the program offerings and discuss the application process, including deadlines. We will also discuss transportation options for students attending Specialty Programs.

Presenter: Kelly Brown, Supervisor of Advanced Academics and Specialty Programs, with Prince William County Public Schools

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Specialty Programs for Middle School Students

Focus: Specialty Programs for Middle School Students

Target Audience: Middle school students and families

Date: October 12, 2023

This session focuses on what Specialty Programs are available at the middle school level. We will review the program offerings and discuss the application process, including deadlines. We will also discuss transportation options for students attending Specialty Programs.

Presenter: Kelly Brown, Supervisor of Advanced Academics and Specialty Programs, with Prince William County Public Schools

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Specialty Programs for High School Students

Focus: Specialty Programs for High School Students

Target Audience: High school students and families

Date: October 10, 2023

This session focuses on what Specialty Programs are available at the high school level. We will review the program offerings and discuss the application process, including deadlines. We will also discuss transportation options for students attending Specialty Programs and VHSL considerations.

Presenter: Kelly Brown, Supervisor of Advanced Academics and Specialty Programs, Dr. Martin Grimm, Director of Student Activities Management, and Christine Good, Supervisor of Career and Technical Education, with Prince William County Public Schools

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