If you are starting BPS schools, here are two useful events the first week. This is quoting from an email sent by the DPCCC. Their facebook page is : https://www.facebook.com/DPCCBuffaloNY
BPS “District Parent Coordinating Council” Orientation MONDAY, August 31 at Bennett High School. Details below.
Hello, Parents and Guardians. The 2015-2016 school year begins next week, and we all know that parents and guardians are essential to the academic success of our children. This is Dr. Wendy Mistretta, executive officer of the Buffalo Public Schools’ District Parent Coordinating Council inviting you to two important parent events next week – the District-Wide Parent Orientation on Monday, August 31st and the DPCC meeting on Tuesday, September 1st. Please continue listening for more information about each event.
The theme of our District-Wide Parent Orientation is “BPS is Changing: Essential Information ALL Parents Need to Know.” It will be held at Bennett High School, at 2885 Main Street, on Monday, August 31stfrom 4 – 8 pm. There will be presentations from district departments and information tables where you can ask questions. We will also have special presentations for our multilingual families with interpreters available for our top languages. Refreshments will also be served.
On Tuesday, September 1st, ALL parents, guardians, and interested community members are welcome to attend the monthly business meeting of the District Parent Coordinating Council at City Honors School, located at 186 East North Street from 6 – 8 pm. Our new Superintendent, Dr. Kriner Cash, will be joining us for our meeting. Our agenda will also include a discussion of our priorities for the year.
Parents have POWER and we can make a real difference when we work together on behalf of our children. We hope to see you next week!