Involvement is the participation of parents in every facet of the
education and development of children from birth to adulthood,
recognizing that parents are the primary influence in their children’s
lives. Parent involvement takes many forms, including the parents’
shared responsibilities in decisions about children’s education, health
and well-being, as well as the parents’ participation in organizations
that reflect the community’s collaborative aspirations for all children.
Laredo Independent School District’s Parent Involvement Program invites
all parents to become parent volunteers. The Parent Involvement
Program is reaching out to parents to make them full partners with
educators in the education of their children. The goal of the program
is to create partnerships between the school, home, and community.
clearly affirms that parental involvement is a key ingredient in
student success. To ensure student success, L.I.S.D, is seeking to
engage parents and community volunteers in a wide range of activities at
the schools. The value of volunteering and mentoring cannot be
overestimated. The blessing of working with children often extends not
only to the student, but also to the individual investing his or her
parents, business and community leaders come together to ensure student
success, the sense of investment and awareness of the ability to change
direction or set new goals becomes a reality. Give your child a gift
that lasts …………. your involvement.