Title I Family Engagement Plan

Family Engagement Plan


William W. Estes Elementary School

275 Overlook Road

Asheville, NC 28803

(828) 654-1795

In accordance with the Elementary and Secondary Educational Act of 2001, Title 1, section 118 (2), William W. Estes Elementary School is committed to involve parents in the planning and implementation of programs, activities and procedures in which their children participate.

 Estes Elementary School will provide information about the Title 1 program to parents. A Parental Involvement Policy, School Improvement Plan, and a Home-School Compact will be developed in collaboration with parent representatives. The staff shall provide materials and training to parents that will enable them to help their children be successful. Information and communication to parents will be provided in a language that they can understand, as is feasible.

Parent Training Schedule


Annual Meeting/Curriculum Nights

Parents learn about the impact that Title I has in the school, learn about the grade level standards for their students, and sign the School-Family Compact      

            2nd grade September 25

            4th grade October 2

            3rd grade October 11

            Kindergarten October 16

            1st grade October 18

Tuesday Talks

8:00 AM in the Estes Theater

Third Tuesday of Every Month





October 16

Leader in Me

Dr. Pinkerton

November 20

Learning Software available at Estes

Jan Busey

January 15

Compassionate Schools

Counselors and School Psychologist

February 19

Student-Led Conferences

Students across grade levels discuss their goals and assess their progress

March 19

School Supports for Student Success

Leadership Day. Students will demonstrate the 7 Habits in Action as they

April 16

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Music)

Students and teachers will explain and display work in these areas





Moving On Up Night  - Thursday, May 23

Parents learn the standards for next year’s grade level, and they will receive packets of summer activities/suggestions to support student learning over the summer.