Upcoming General Meeting
Speakers presenting on about how they have found success advocating for children in our education system.
A Discussion With Our MLAs on January 27
The Surrey District Parents’ Advisory Council have invited all Surrey MLAs to participate on a panel at our general meeting on Wednesday January 27 at 7:00 PM. to discuss issues surrounding education funding, safety & crime, and the impacts of Bill 11.
We invite our parents to engage with our elected officials to explain our challenges in education in Surrey. Our funding is determined provincially and January 27th is an opportunity for our representatives to respond to parent concerns.
The meeting will be held at the District Education Centre 14033 92nd Ave. rm 2020
2015-16 DPAC General Meetings:
Wednesday September 23, 2015 – Parent Forum
A forum to encourage open discussion to help DPAC determine our priorities for meeting topics and DPAC activities for the 2015-2016 school year. What would Surrey PACs and parents like to see from their DAPC this year and how can DPAC most effectively engage with Surrey parents?
Wednesday October 28, 2015 – PAC 101
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 25, 2015, Topic
Discussion about the introduction of Fresh Grade in the District.
January 27, 2016- Topic TBA
February 24, 2016- Topic TBA
April 27, 2016- Topic TBA
May 25, 2016 (general meeting and AGM)
Note that this year’s meeting topics will be determined from the input from the September parent forum so please come out on September 23rd!
“Every parent is welcome. Please bring a friend”
Parents helping parents learn more about our education system
All meetings held at the District Education Centre 14033 92nd Ave Surrey.