EDUCATION Georgia Houston County

Houston County Schools host Family Engagement Month during November

HOUSTON COUNTY, Georgia (KBTV)- The Houston County School District will celebrate Family Engagement Month throughout November to recognize the important role families play in a student’s education. The celebration highlights opportunities available for families to engage in partnerships to improve student academic achievement.

In support of this statewide initiative, Houston County’s Title I schools are offering family activities throughout the month. A list of events follows, organized by school:

CB Watson PrimaryFall Into Reading-Family Literacy EventNovember 17
Centerville ElementaryHomework HeadachesNovember 17, 19, 30
Eagle Springs ElementaryLet’s Go on an Adventure-Scavenger HuntNovember 15
Huntington MiddleSoar Higher-Literacy NightNovember 18
Lindsey ElementaryMath MadnessNovember 9
Miller ElementaryVirtual Technology ExplorationNovember 18
Morningside ElementaryThe Places We Will Go with MAP GrowthNovember 15-17
Northside ElementaryCamp Read-A-LotNovember 9
Northside HighTea With Ms. Terry-Parent Input SessionNovember 10
Northside MiddleLet’s Cram! Academic Q&A SessionNovember 16
Parkwood Elementary Math JamNovember 10
Pearl Stephens ElementaryEMPOWER Lunch HourNovember 9
Perry MiddleHot Dog We’re Reading November 4
Russell ElementaryBilbliomania! Family Literacy NightNovember 18
Shirley Hills ElementarySpotlight on ReadingNovember 4
Thomson MiddleGet Your Greek On!November 16
Tucker ElementaryTake Your Pick Game BoardNovember8-16
Warner Robins HighJunior Class ChatNovember 10
Warner Robins MiddleIf I Ruled the WorldNovember 16
Westside ElementaryStranger Things in ScienceNovember 9
WIN AcademyOur WINning WaysNovember 30

In addition to November being Family Engagement month, National Parental Involvement Day is November 18, 2021. Project Appleseed established National Parental Involvement Day in 1994. Ten million family members across the nation participate each year. The day reminds students and parents that learning does not only happen in the classroom.

For more information, please visit the district’s Family Engagement webpage, You may also contact Carla Thorpe, District Family Engagement Coordinator, at or 478-988-6200, ext. 3458.

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