Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Calling All Cotee River Dads!

Who: Cotee River Elementary Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students), students, and staff

What: Watch D.O.G.S. Kickoff

When: 8:30 a.m., Thursday, August 24 and 6 p.m., Thursday, August 24

Where: Cotee River Elementary School media center, 7515 Plathe Rd., in New Port Richey

Why: This kickoff event will encourage and foster greater parent involvement among the Cotee River Elementary School community.

How: Cotee River Elementary School fathers and their students will view a presentation about the Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) program, and will be served food and drinks by staff. According to their website, Watch D.O.G.S. is an “innovative father involvement, educational initiative of the National Center for Fathering.” The program seeks to establish more positive male role models for students, while reducing bullying in schools. For more information, contact principal Sharon Slusser at (813) 794-3000.