PARENT ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Parent Engagement Opportunities
Find information on a number of different parent involvement opportunities available.
District Parent Advisory Council (DPAC)
The District Parent Advisory Council (DPAC) meetings are an excellent opportunity for regular dialogue with the Superintendent (or designee) and district staff. Six diverse representatives from each of the three Area Parent Advisory Councils and one member from the Special Education Advisory Council comprise the membership of DPAC; however, all parents or guardians are welcome to attend the meetings.
Area A (Zone 1) Parent Advisory Council
The Area A (Zone 1) Parent Advisory Council is committed to seeing our children and community thrive. We look forward to meeting new parents and community members and working together to improve our schools. All Area A parents, community members and organizations are welcome and encouraged to join us. We want all voices at the table and we are seeking diverse representation on the council.
Area A PAC
Area B (Zone 2) Parent & Community Advisory Council
Gather parents, staff, community members and organizations from Area B to work to improve our Schools for the success of all students. Connect the Area B Community, and work with the Area B Superintendent to make our Schools more family and community friendly.
Area B PAC
Area C Parent Advisory Council
The Area C Parent Advisory Council is a parent group that aims to collect the voice of MPS Area C parents, to build community among Area C parents and to create a channel of communication between Area C parents, the District Parent Advisory Council and district leadership.
Area C PAC
Parent Advisory Councils at MPS
Calendar of meeting dates for 2014-2015
Parent Advisory Council
Volunteers play an important role in Minneapolis Public Schools. Every day local college students, family members, and individuals from the community bring fresh perspectives, enthusiasm, and patience into our schools while assisting teachers, staff, and students. Find out how you can participate!