CONYERS, GA. – Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) celebrates the return of Parent Academy in person for its 21st semester on Saturday, March 18, 2023. Thefree, half-day event for parents and teens, held 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Rockdale Career Academy, offers free classes and resources on a wide variety of topics to help families find success. To register, please visit www.rockdaleschools.org/parentacademy.
RCPS Superintendent Terry Oatts opens the day as the keynote speaker with the “State of the School System” overview.
Afterwards, attendees attend two breakout sessions and can choose from dozens of classes. Class topics range from mental health and wellness to reading strategies, school and community safety, Zumba, financial literacy, entrepreneurship, painting, CPR and more. There are also classes available for Spanish-speaking parents and for parents of students with disabilities.
Lunch is provided at no cost as well as childcare for children ages 3-10 for those who pre-register. The event includes free door prizes, a vendor marketplace, and many community resources.
To pre-register and for more information, please visit www.rockdaleschools.org/parentacademy.