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Chancellor’s Parent Advisory Board

Applications are now open for Chancellor Lewis D. Ferebee’s SY20-21 Parent Advisory Board!

Overview 

DC Public Schools is looking for 32 parents and guardians (4 per Ward) to join Chancellor Lewis D. Ferebee’s Parent Advisory Board for the 2020 – 2021 School Year. Parents who serve on the Advisory Board will learn more about DCPS priorities and provide input in the implementation of policies, programs and new initiatives. Our goal is to recruit a diverse group of parents who can represent all students and families’ voices across the District.  

Some of the topics addressed during the meetings may include, but are not limited to, post-COVID recovery school operations and learning, attendance, mental health support, social-emotional learning, DCPS budget, special education, college and career programming, and more.   

Candidates will be evaluated on their motivation to serve on the board, their connection and commitment to DCPS and diverse background and experiences.  

The Chancellor’s Parent Advisory Board will meet once a month in the evening from September 2020 - May 2021.* A light dinner and childcare will be provided for in-person meetings. Please consider your availability to attend a monthly meeting before applying. 

*Meetings might occur virtually due to the current health crisis and pending DC Health recommendations. 

Applications are available in English, Spanish, French, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Amharic.

To apply:

Complete the application online:

DCPS Office of Communications and Engagement
1200 First St. NE. Floor 12
Washington, DC 20001

All applications are due by 11:59 pm on June 30, 2020.