Council on Family Engagement
PurposeThe Council on Family Engagement (COFE) works in partnership with the district on family engagement. The Council makes recommendations to the Superintendent about best practices that should be implemented to support the board policy on family engagement. It provides input on the various efforts underway to improve student achievement through partnership with families. The committee meets monthly during the school year. The meetings are open to the public.
- For a copy of the Council's Operating Procedures, click here.
Council Officers and Members - 2019-2020 school year:Cheryl Pratt- Chair - Family Representative
Terri Smith - Secretary - Business RepresentativeSherry Waugh - Immediate Past Chair - Head Start RepresentativeVictor Sherbondy - WCSD Superintendent RepresentativeMisty Best - Family Representative - ElementaryMichelle Horne - Family Representative - ElementaryMariana Reyes - Family Representative - ElementaryD'Lisa Crain - WCSD Department of Family-School PartnershipsSam Ehrenreich - Higher Education RepresentativeDavid Hartshorn - WCSD Middle School Administrative RepresentativeMary Stach - WCSD Title I DepartmentRhonda Van Deusen - Washoe Schools Principal AssociationCarrie McDonald - Family Representative - WCSD Early ChildhoodAngie Kirk - Parent Involvement Facilitator/ FGA RepresentativeTina Springmeyer - WCSD Department of Child & Family ServicesKiemmy Thai - Family Representative - Middle SchoolLaura Gallardo - Family Representative - Middle SchoolVeronica Thompson- Family Representative- Middle SchoolDanny Fierro - Family Reprsentative - High SchoolJessie Olsen - Family Representative - High SchoolKelly Heller - Family Representative - High School
Meeting DatesPlease click here for a list of COFE meetings for the 2019-2020 school year.
The Council reviews applications for membership regularly. If you are interested in becoming a Council member download an application below or contact the Department of Family-School Partnerships for more information at 775-789-4680 or by email.