Goal 4: Engaged Community

  • Read the full One LCPS: Forward Together Entry Plan.

  • Progress Key  

  • Phase 1: Engage


    Host listening sessions across the school division to hear from families and
    community members about ongoing critical issues, emotional and social supports,
    meeting the needs of all diverse learners, and academics.

    (Objective 1)

    Ongoing

    Identify and meet with parents who are not members of traditional school organizations (e.g.,
    PTSA, Boosters, volunteers) to listen and learn to discuss critical issues facing the division and
    to explore ways to foster richer engagement with these parents. Establish a routine means for
    communicating with these parents.

    (Objective 1)

    Ongoing

    Meet and build relationships with local officials (legislators, Board of Supervisors, etc.) and
    work to collaborate on shared interests.

    (Objective 1)

    Ongoing

    Work with local law enforcement and continue to collaborate on and monitor best practices
    as they relate to safety/security processes.

    (Objective 4)

  • Phase 2: Empower


    Assess current family engagement structure, strategies and processes, including translation
    services and access to division resources and supports, in order to adjust or expand as necessary.

    (Objective 5)


    Initiate a Communications Audit to assess the quality, quantity, and effectiveness of internal
    and external communication and community engagement to include communications with
    and between families, among staff, business partners, policymakers, community leaders,
    business leaders and faith-based leaders.

    (Objective 1)

    Establish a Blue Ribbon Panel on School Safety to assess safety processes and protocols in LCPS.

    (Objective 3)

  • Phase 3: Enrich

    Ongoing

    Consider ways to continue to engage with, communicate and partner with the community.

    (Objective 1)

    Ongoing

    Enact structures to ensure two-way dialogue with parents, families and community members.

    (Objective 1)


    Identify and implement any necessary actions for growth as a result of the Communications Audit.

    (Objective 1)


    Implement recommendations from the Blue Ribbon Panel.

    (Objective 3)

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