Your Family Specialist
Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Analisa Barrera
Hi there! My name is Analisa Barrera and I’m the Family Specialist at Regency Place Elementary. I was born and raised in Pharr, TX and moved to San Antonio in 1990 to attend the University of Texas at San Antonio. Before coming into the field of Education, I worked with the San Antonio Metropolitan Health Department as a Health Program Supervisor in the departments of Immunizations and WIC. I have been with NEISD as a Family Specialist since 2001 and I’ve been at Regency Place since 2007. I absolutely love working with our families and community! I truly believe as educators, we have the most rewarding job imaginable! As a Family Specialist, my commitment is to every family who walks through our door. As a partners in the education of our students, we will work together to ensure that all students have the opportunities they need to grow as both learners and leaders at Regency Place!
The mission of the NEISD Family Specialist is to build communication between parents, the school, and the community; to assist students and families who are experiencing barriers; and, to empower all parents to fulfill their role as their child’s first teacher.
Family Specialists are available to all NEISD families. They assist in various ways, such as:
provide families with information from the district, community agencies, city and state institutions, and any other organizations that might benefit those with specific needs;
- facilitate and conduct parent-education classes, counseling and mentoring;
- assist students and families to reach their maximum educational benefits;
- provide support to those who are in an emotional or financial crisis.
Family Engagement Courses
Family Engagement Course are free to all parents, grandparents, or community members. Participants are offered information on a wide variety of subjects.
- Parenting Classes
- Life Skills and Essential Knowledge
- Academic Skills
- Health, Nutrition, and Safety
- Cultural Art and Awareness
Upcoming Classes & Workshops