"Learning occurs throughout life. Individuals, businesses, public and private agencies share in the responsibility of educating through formal and informal opportunities. All members of the community are providing lifelong learning opportunities for learners of all ages, backgrounds, and needs."
Principals of Community Education, ACEA
Sheffield City Schools' Community Involvement Program encompasses special programs within the district. We have a 21st Century Extended Day Program for K-8 students. Information is available in each school office.
Through Community Involvement, we have implemented a school-based mentoring program in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Shoals. Teresa Tucker serves as the Coordinator for this program and can be reached at 256-383-6052.
Sherri Baker serves as Sheffield City Schools Community Coordinator and has served as a State Board Member and Officer (including President) of the Alabama Community Education Association. Baker holds a BS and MA in Business Education and an Ed.S in Teacher Leadership and has secured multi-millions as a grant writer for the district. Baker is a certified COMP trainer and also serves as the Testing Coordinator and SDE Teacher Mentor Liaison. She also works with work-base learning students and career tech programs within the district. Special programs serving parents and students have been implemented through Community Involvement. For more information, please contact Sherri Baker.
Community Involvement Programs
Sheffield City Schools