Powerade® NCAA® Youth Clinic for students in grades 3-8

Hello, HISD Parent Leaders!

Hope you all are doing well.

I wanted to let you know about the Powerade® NCAA® Youth Clinic for students in grades 3-8. Participants of this clinic will receive:
• sport instruction from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) coaches and student-athletes;
• an opportunity to participate in fun drills and healthy lifestyle tips; and
• a FREE t-shirt and other promotional items from the NCAA.

Additionally, there will be a session for parents and guardians with information on recruiting, academic and eligibility issues. The HISD Library Services Bookmobile will be distributing free books at the event!

This free event is going to be held at Jack Yates High School (3703 Sampson St., Houston, TX 77004) on April 2, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

If you want your child to attend, please register him or her using the following link: https://www.planningpoint.net/V2/Registrations/index.cfm?EventID=2456

For more details about the event you can visit the website at http://www.ncaa.com/final-four/youth-clinics

Thank you!

Free Parenting Classes

Good morning,

ESCAPE Family Resource Center will be offering FREE parenting classes at Legacy Lyons Campus in ENGLISH AND SPANISH . Please share info with any community members that you feel could benefit. Free childcare is available during each class for children 0-5. This class also meets minimum requirements for CPS and court-ordered services. This is an open enrollment class with no pre-registration required. Parents who attend all 7 sessions will receive a certificate of completion.

Class topics:

* Dealing with family stress

* Linking children’s needs and behaviors

* Communication skills

* Conflict resolution

* Age-appropriate discipline

* Healthy relationships information

* Safety Planning

Class details:
Dates: Wednesdays March 30th – May 11th
Time: 2pm-4pm
Location: Legacy Community Health Services 5602 Lyons Ave, Houston, TX 77020 (Entrance and parking on Farmer St.)
Language: English and Spanish
Registration: Open Attendance. No registration required.

For questions, contact Escape Family Resource Center at 713-942-9500 or Felicia Latson at 832-548-5432.