Family Resource Center
Since 1994, our Family Resource Center (FRC) has served two schools: Sandersville (formerly Linlee) and Meadowthorpe. The FRC provides a variety of programs and services to enhance student success. All children enrolled in these schools and their families can use the FRC.
Family Resource Centers provide:
Limited Assistance with Basic Needs and Community Referrals
God’s Pantry Food Bank referrals, cleaning supplies, school supplies, eye exams, health and dental needs, GED programs, holiday programs, clothing, weekend backpack food, crisis needs
Family Storytimes/Family Nights
Fun events that include activities like dinner, reading, fitness and crafts!
All in the Family
Monthly support group for family members raising relatives’ children
A variety of programs such as student academic recognition, girls mentoring, after-school clubs, community service
IDEALS Counseling Services
Free counseling services
Child Care Referrals
Pre-school, after-school, and summer programs
Training class for 5th grade students
8 week class for parents & 3 year-olds (TOTS)
Assistance for children with incarcerated parents
Mary Jo Dendy, MSW
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays; summer hours may vary.
Sandersville: Mondays & Wednesdays, Fridays split
- (859) 381-3511
Meadowthorpe: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Fridays split
- (859) 381-3526
Please leave a message at either number. Appointments available early morning or evenings.
FRC Advisory Council
The Sandersville/Meadowthorpe FRC Advisory Council meets five times during the school year to oversee services and programs. The council is composed of parents/guardians, school staff, and community representatives. All meetings are open to the public.
Special called meeting, Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 3:15 PM via Zoom.
The purpose of this meeting is additional funds allocated for the operational budget.
Contact Mary Jo Dendy, Maryjo.firstname.lastname@example.org for the zoom link
2022-2023 Meeting Dates
Wednesdays at 3:15 PM
September 7, 2022 at Sandersville
November 9, 2022 at Meadowthorpe
January 11, 2023 at Sandersville
March 15, 2023 at Meadowthorpe
May 10, 2023 at Sandersville