Bruce Vento Family Center

Family Connect
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    Cooking Together     Planting    fried rice

       The Bruce Vento Family Center strives to build relationships with families while creating a bridge between school and home.  The Family Center is located in room 1302, staff are available Monday, Tuesday, and Friday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm and on Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30 am 4:45 pm. 

    Our goal is to provide families with opportunities to connect with other families, gain resources, obtain educational information, and build a network for support.  Weekly we host Family Connect meetings as a way to build community and a supportive network.  Families are welcome to visit anytime, we look forward to meeting you!      


     Family Connect Carol and Fannie Cooking Class fun Seeds


    Family Connect:


     Wednesday, September 4, 2019

    9:30 am to 11 am


    Family Connect Topics and Guests:


    Wednesday, September 4th 9:30 am to 11:00 am- School Updates 


    Family Events:

    School Starts Tuesday, September 3, 2019 


    Learning at Home:

    See math videos and resources under the learning at home tab.  Resouces are listed by grade level.  

    Learning at Home Handout


    Family Engagement Information and Links:  

    Parent Right to Know All Languages

    2018 Family Engagement Plan


    MDE Report Card


    Food Resources:

    Fare For All 2019

    Metro Food Shelves Open Boundaries

    After School Snack and Meal Sites

    Metro Dining Sites


    Family Center Resources :  

    Housing Information 

    Career Navigation and Resources

    Educational Resources for Families

    Information on Adult Education Classes

    Community Connections

    Food Pantry

    Literacy Resources

    Volunteer Opportunities 

    Community Garden Connection


    Phone: 651-744-5779

    Gretchen Ray


    Gardening Coordinator-

    Kirsten Saylor