Calling for Entry!
The York Region District School Board invites parents to apply for a position on the Parent, Family and Community Engagement Advisory Committee. Please see the Call for Applications page for more information about this committee and for the application form.
In accordance with the Education Act: Regulation 612/00, School Councils and Parent Involvement Committees, each school board is required to establish a parent involvement committee.
The Parent, Family and Community Engagement Advisory Committee of the York Region District School Board’s purpose is to support, encourage and enhance parent engagement at the Board level in order to improve student achievement and well-being. The mandate of the Committee is to provide information and advice on parent engagement to the Board, communicate with and support school councils of schools of the Board and undertake activities to help parents of pupils of the Board to support their children’s learning at home and at school.
Parent, Family and Community Engagement Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public and held at least six times in each school year, usually on the second Tuesday of the month at the Education Centre- Aurora at 7:00 p.m.
For further information on Parent, Family and Community Engagement Advisory Committee meetings, please contact Board and Trustee Services, extension 2409.