Parent Resources

Welcome to a site designed for parents and/or caregivers of students in Transylvania County Schools.  You will find general topics regarding our district as well as a collection of Internet links that will direct you to other educational sites of interest.

The College Board: Educational Excellence for All Students 
Register for the SAT, search for colleges, request financial aid information, get test dates, apply to colleges and more.

LEARN NC
A statewide network of teachers with resources for learning and teaching. Includes a parent and  community link.

Public Schools of North Carolina -- NC Department of Public Instruction 
NCDPI has a new website, redesigned for accessibility.  Visit the main page for the latest news.

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction - Parent Link
Resources for parents on schools, testing, graduation requirements, college prep and scholarship information.

NC WISE OWL - The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
Online resources for students - includes Grolier Encyclopedia, Periodicals and more. For Home Access, parents of students should contact the media specialist in the specific school for User ID and Password.

NEA Site for Parents

National Education Association offers tips for helping your children in school.

PBS Adult Learning Service
Includes Ready to Earn and Going the Distance.  LiteracyLink is now housed at PBS Online's new Adult Learning Service site at www.pbs.org/adultlearning.

Preschool children and their caregivers:
Enjoy the activities and resources provided by PBS Ready to Learn - found at www.pbs.org/kids/rtl.

Other Sites: