Phone: 314-771-3533


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Ms. Patricia Costello

Dear Parents/Guardians,

My name is Patricia Costello, and I am honored to serve you as the new Family and Community Specialist for Froebel Literacy Academy, Jim Triplett is the principal.  My primary role here at Froebel Literacy Academy is to be instrumental in coordinating efforts to facilitate parental involvement, assist schools in efforts to improve attendance and student achievement.   As the Family and Community Specialist, I will also monitor Title I compliance and mandates to make sure all federal, state, district policies, school plans are met. I will host two monthly virtual meetings that focus on parenting, communicating, volunteering, learning at home, decision making and collaborating with the community. In addition to the bi-monthly virtual meetings, I will share with you information about the Parent Action Committee (PAC) district wide meetings. Please join us to hear about all the wonderful resources here at Froebel Literacy Academy and or within the community.

My work hours are Monday-Friday, from 9:05 a.m. until 4:27 p.m. If you need a different time due to your work or school schedule, I will be glad to schedule an appointment for an earlier or later time.  I can be reached at (314) 771-3533 or by emailing me at: .


Patricia Costello

Family and Community Specialist