Family Engagement Centers

Family Engagement Centers



About the Family Enga
gement Centers

The New Bedford Public School’s Family Engagement Center mission is to empower and strengthen authentic home, school, and community relationships to ensure student success. School staff collaborate through our centers to work with families to try to meet their needs, in efforts to increase the student's academic achievements. 


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Upcoming Events:

  • Morse Tools Pop-Ups:
    • Every Tuesday from 2-4 pm on the corner of Wing St. and Pleasant St. in New Bedford.  A Wraparound Coordinator from New Bedford Public Schools will be at this event each Tuesday to help with food distribution, provide information about free internet options, and answer any questions families may have. Stop in and say hello!
  • PAACA Pop-Ups:
    • Every Wednesday from 11 am-1 on Coggeshall St. in New Bedford.  A Wraparound Coordinator from New Bedford Public Schools will be at this event each Wednesday to help with food distribution, provide information about free internet options, and answer any questions families may have. Stop in and say hello!

 

Our Family Engagement Center Core Beliefs include:

  • All families have dreams for their children and want the best for them.
  • All families have the capacity to support their children’s learning.
  • Families and school staff are equal partners.
  • The responsibility for cultivating and sustaining partnerships among school, home and community rest primarily on us – the educators



Family Engagement Ce
nters are located at: 

  • Hayden-McFadden Elementary School 
  • Irwin M. Jacobs Elementary School
  • John A. Parker Elementary School
  • Renaissance Community Innovation School 
  • Keith Middle School
  • Normandin Middle School 
  • Roosevelt Middle School
  • New Bedford High School 


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How to Contact our Family Engagement Centers: 


If your family is interested in assistance or you are a community provider referring a family, please fill out the form linked below and send it to your nearest Family Engagement Center.
Referral Form

Click below to view the Family Engagement Center Guide and What to Expect: