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PERC

The Parent Educator Resource Center (PERC) is dedicated to strengthening the educational process of the children in our community.  The PERC works cooperatively with the Boys & Girls Club of Pleasants County, parents, educators and the community to encourage parental involvement and to support and enhance the educational, social, physical and emotional well-being of children.

 

 

 Who Are We?

Our PERC Team is made up of a parent and the Director of Special Programs.

                 

Teresa Knight

Parent Educator Resource Coordinator


 

 

Kim Kehrer
Director of Special Programs
Pleasants County Schools

 

 

What does our Center do?  We…

  •      serve as an information and referral source for needed services that are in our community;
  •      provide training for parents and promote an understanding of the special education process in our Special Education/Title I programs;
  •      provide support for parents of children with special needs, as well as all school-aged children’s parents;
  •      maintain a resource library of lending materials—including videos—for parents and teachers;
  •      provide information regarding education rights and responsibilities; and
  •      promote a working relationship between parents, educators, and our community.

 

Objectives

  •      Promote parental involvement
  •      Provide prompt and appropriate assistance for parents in need
  •      Diminish adversarial relationships between parents and educators

 

 

Lunch Buddies

Lunch Buddies is a mentoring program developed by the PERC Coordinator.  Selected students from St. Marys and Belmont Elementary Schools are matched with a community-member who eats lunch and spends recess with the student one day a week throughout the entire school year.


 

 

If you would like to receive more information about the Parent Educator Resource Center, please call us at 304-684-7643.

 

The Parent Educator Resource Coordinator is located in the
Boys & Girls Club office at the Jim Spence Center.

 

 

Location & Mailing Address:

605 Cherry Street   Suite 101

St. Marys, WV  26170

 

 

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