To provide comprehensive, meaningful services to the immigrant community including: educational assessment, social service partnership, and other community connections that enhance the newcomers' experiences and help build successful, productive, life-long learners of all ages.
All K-12 immigrant refugee students will be given the opportunity to achieve their highest potential and fulfill their American Dream.
Identify and assist the acculturation of immigrant refugee students and families.
Develop a systems navigation structure for academic, psychological, and social supplementary services for school age children and their families.
STRATEGIES FOR ATTAINMENT:
Provide comprehensive integrative services and agency networking.
Identify academic, educational, social and emotional needs of immigrant refugee students and families.
Support acculturation through outreach activities for the student and parent.
Introduce immigrant refugees to American culture and customs, as well as identify life skills essential to supporting a successful transition to the Hillsborough County Public Schools system.