Chairpersons: Karen Gifford (
District Contact: Shannon Cronn, Clinical Services Coordinator or Steve Chestnut, Exec Dir, Support Services
Committee Type: Project/Liaison

The purpose of the Family/Staff Partnership committee is to strengthen collaboration between students’ families and district and school staff. Effective family partnerships have been shown to increase student achievement and well-being. Committee members will identify implementation protocols and resources  to prepare family members throughout our SUSD community to serve as ambassadors to other families, and enable educators within the district to expand and support family/staff partnerships.