2016-17 DPAC General Meetings:

All general meetings are held on the 4th Wednesday monthly (except December and March) at the District Education Centre 14033 92nd Ave. Rm 2020, from 7:00 to 9:00pm, Registration at 6:45pm.   Light Refreshments Available.

Please be reminded to register your school with DPAC to vote on GM decisions and give the DPAC direction on issues to advocate on your school’s behalf and represent your parent voice.

Wednesday September 26, 2016  – Parent Information/ Education Forum

A forum to encourage open discussion to help DPAC implement and follow-up on suggestions and recommendations from the Sept 2015 Forum, our priorities for meeting topics and planned DPAC activities for the 2016-17 school year.  How can DPAC most effectively engage with Surrey parents?  How would you like to provide input to the Surrey school district budget?

Wednesday October 26, 2016 – PAC and Finance 101, Student Insurance

A general overview of how to run a school PAC from finances and budgeting to how to run an effective meeting. It is a great opportunity for PAC reps to network and share strategies as well as get some input about their specific PAC related questions and concerns.

 November 23, 2016 – Curriculum/ Reporting Options and Guidelines

Discussion about the New Curriculum & Assessment, Reporting Options and Guidelines in the District.


December 2016 – No General Meeting


January 25, 2017 – Mental Health or Safety Topic (TBA)


February 22, 2017- Planned MLA Candidates Meeting (TBA)

The Surrey District Parents’ Advisory Council will be inviting all potential Surrey MLAs to participate on a panel to discuss issues surrounding education funding, safety & crime, and the impacts of lack of resources for our students.

Our district education funding is determined provincially and February is an opportunity for our potential MLA representatives to respond to parent concerns.  We invite our parents to engage with our current and to-be elected officials in the upcoming 2017 election to hear from them: how they would address our challenges in Surrey and advocate for education funding on behalf of Surrey.

March, 2017 – No General Meeting


April 26, 2017- P.I.E. Topic TBA, Year in Review/ BCCPAC Resolutions


May 25, 2017 P.I.E. Topic TBA (GM, AGM, DPAC BOD Election)



“Every parent is welcome. Please bring a friend.”

Parents helping parents learn more about our education system 

Address: 14033 – 92 Avenue, Surrey, BC. V3V 0B7.

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