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Home/School Liaisons

Community of Peace Academy provides two Cultural Home/School Liaisons:

Teresa Vazquez de Nilsson, Latino Home/School Cultural Liaison
651-280-4591, teresav@cpapk12.org

Maikao Lee, Hmong Home/School Cultural Liaison
651-280-4545, maikaol@cpapk12.org

Our liaisons offer the following services:

  • Interpretation in Hmong or Spanish, at events, conferences, home visits, special education meetings and meetings requested by parents.
  • Translation of school materials into Hmong or Spanish.
  • Phone calls on behalf of teachers and school personnel to parents in their native language, or to promote cross cultural understanding.
  • Bridging the cultural gap by offering parent/student meetings, support groups, and other services that improve understanding and strengthen relationships between cultures and between the home and school.