Office of Family & Community Engagement

The Office of Family Engagement provides parents with information about, and support to access, available resources in the schools and community. This office promotes partnerships that will increase parental involvement and participation in promoting the social, emotional and academic growth of children.

For information regarding Out of Attendance Zone Requests for the 2018-2019 school year, please read timeline below.


  • OOAZ requests for 2018-2019 school year will be available (online) no later than May 15th
  • Renewal request will be reviewed and verified after June 15th; parents/guardians will be informed no later than July 15th
  • New Applicants filed by July 15th will be processed and parents/guardians will be informed no later than August 1st.

This includes requests for Professional Courtesy.

OUT-OF-ATTENDANCE ZONE REQUESTS (OOAZ): Out-of-attendance zone placement refers to a child attending a school other than the one in the attendance zone of his/her legal residence.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Mike Meyer Executive Director Student Support (203) 977-5312
Ana Maria Badash Social Work Assistant (203) 977-4125
Xiomara Barrero Customer Service Specialist (203) 977-5312
Dena Booker School & Family Resource Facilitator (203) 977-4465