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Crusade Families Celebrate Together



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Sixty Crusade parents were honored with high-participation certificates at our annual Parent Recognition Night on Thursday June 26!

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Several members of our Parent Council were also recognized for special leadership contributions over the past year. At left are Parent Council members Jenny Garcia, Tanishia Jordan, Christopher King, Yasmin Cruz, Zaira Macias, Sucely Gudiel, Silvia Amado, Maria Goncalves, Maribel Marte, Gina Reynoso, and Claudia Galeano. (Not pictured is Manuel Gonzalez.) Speakers for the event included Candace Harper, Family Engagement coordinator; Bill Formicola, Crusade director of operations; and Laurel Shepard, associate director for Admissions & Family Engagement.

Crusader group v2 IMG_1466Crusade Family Liaison Claudia Galeano also spoke to the audience about a project she developed with Crusader parent Monica Alzate for the Parent Leadership Training Institute called “The Seeds of Academic Success.” Their project included interviews with four Crusaders: from left are Silvana Mercado from Woonsocket High School, Karla Argueta from Shea High School, Laura Parra from Shea High School, and Jimmy Hiraldo from Paul Cuffee High School. Many thanks to Silvana Karla, Laura, and Jimmy for attending our celebration and speaking to parents about how important it is for them to stay involved in their children’s education.

enma award group v2 IMG_1483The evening’s finale featured a special recognition award for Enma Velazquez, our Family Engagement assistant, thanking her for her many contributions to building our Crusade family network.

Congratulations to all our parents and our dynamic Family Engagement staff for everything you do to help Crusaders succeed!

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