Hello, I am the Community School Coordinator at Carlin Springs Elementary in Arlington, VA. We are fortunate to have a robust "student support team" to support our students and families. The team…Continue
Hello, I am the Community School Coordinator at Carlin Springs Elementary in Arlington, VA. We are fortunate to have a robust "student support team" to support our students and families. The team includes two school counselors, a school social worker, a school psychologist, a mental health clinician, a behavior specialist, a special ed coordinator and an administrator (and myself). We meet weekly to coordinate wrap-around services and talk about how to link specific students and families to…See More
Name of Community School Initiative (if applicable)
Carlin Springs Elementary School, Arlington Public Schools, Arlington VA
Position (or Title) at Community School
Community School Coordinator
Description of Position
The Coordinator is responsible for working with school staff, parents, and community organizations to sustain the current partnerships, continue identifying what services and relationships are needed; and identify additional resources accordingly. Areas of focus include: parent involvement, leadership development, and skill-building; health and mental health services for families; and oversight over the comprehensive package of after–school enrichments and tutoring that are included in the Community School.
The Coordinator works closely with the Carlin Springs Principal and other school leadership to ensure the partnerships and activities support the overarching goal of student academic success.
Number of Years in Position
Twitter (personal, school, initiative etc)
Why are you interested in joining this network?
Leadership development, information, research and data sharing; support and resources.