State Senator Manka Dhingra stopped by Ella Baker Elementary on October 12 to promote the need for everyone to participate in a democracy and to tell students what motivated her to run for office.
The district has a number of committees that engage community members in providing advice to the district in several different areas.
Community Tech Advisory Committee (CTAC) - An informal forum for community members to learn about initiatives and to provide feedback to the district as it develops and implements technology.
Community Truancy Boards - Help families address obstacles that prevent students from attending school.
Design and Construction Advisory Committee - Provides industry expert advice on new school design.District Equity Team – To advise, provide input, and help prioritize the district’s equity efforts focused on closing opportunity gaps and ensuring equitable and inclusive working and learning environments for all students, families, staff and communities.
Instructional Materials Committee - Recommends instructional materials to the board of directors.
School/District Communications Advisory - Brings together district communications staff with individuals doing communications for schools and PTSAs.