The Family Engagement Center


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The Northside Family Engagement Center 

The Northside Family Engagement Center is located in the heart of the 78228 zip code and exists to serve the community, families, and district as a whole. 

Location: 5223 Blessing St, San Antonio, TX 78228

Phone: 210-397-8930

Fax: 210-431-6901


Hours of Operation:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 8am - 5pm

Tuesday and Thursday from 8am - 7pm


Programs offered at the Northside Family Engagement Center:

Northside Threads Clothes Closet:  The Family Engagement Center is currently accepting clothing donations for our clothes closet as well as volunteers. We welcome gently used clothes that will fit a child 4years of age - 18 years of age. Items we always need are:

  • Brand new socks for boys and girls all sizes
  • Brand new underwear for boys and girls all sizes
  • Brand new Jeans for PK - 5th grade boys sizes
  • Volunteers 

To find out more about the clothes closet or how you can be involved please come by or call 210-397-8930.

Computer Classes and Open Computer Lab:  The Family Engagement Center is open for the community to learn new computer skills and programs with our computer lab. Classes cover topics such as:

  • Typing on the keyboard
  • Creating resumes
  • Writing letters and pre-printed envelopes
  • Graphics, clip art, and Wordart
  • Powerpoint
  • Excel spread sheets
  • Creating and using email
  • So much more

The Family Engagement Center also has Open Lab so you can drop in and use the computers to practice skills or get work done. Call 210-397-8930 for more information. 

Title 1 Family Fitness: The Family Engagement Center has free fitness opportunties offered all througout the year. Come get fit at a time that fits your schedule. The class is first come, first served and there is no reservations of spots to attend this class. We are currently offering:

  • Zumba
  • Bachata Dance Class
  • Boot Camp
  • Cardio-Kick

If you want to take a class we would love to have you. Please call 210-397-8930 for more information.