Family Engagement Center at DRIHSCS
The Family Engagement Center hosts several events and workshops throughout the year such as Job Fairs, Resume Writing, Nutrition just to name a few. The Family Engagement Theory is parent involvement closes the achievement gap.
DRIHSCS Parent Association
Parent Association provides parents and families with a powerful voice to speak on behalf of every child and the best tools to help their children be safe, healthy and successful in school and in life.
Grievance Procedure Any parent/guardian wishing to formally grieve/complain about a procedure, action, or directive from DRIHSCS Administration, or a Faculty (Teacher/Teacher Associate) or Staff (Non Teacher) should follow the DRIHSCS Grievance Procedure below:
Watch D.O.G.S. (www.fathers.com) Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) is the father involvement initiative of the National Center for Fathering that organizes fathers and father figures to provide positive male role models for the students and to enhance school security.
Parents Helping Parents (www.php.com)
This nonprofit, community-based, parent-directed family resource center provides lifetime guidance, supports and services to children with any special need, their families and the professionals who serve them.
Project Appleseed (www.projectappleseed.org)
Project Appleseed’s Capacity-Building Partnerships recruits and mobilizes large numbers of family volunteers, door-to-door, to turn around struggling schools and districts.
ASPIRA Parents for Excellence (www.aspira.org)
The program’s mission is to increase the involvement of Latino parents in their children’s education by helping them learn about the intricacies of negotiating change and improving education in their communities.
Homework NYC (www.homeworknyc.org)
This website helps students with their homework by either uploading the homework documents or entering questions.