In accordance with the School Act, all parents/guardians of students in Britannia Secondary School belong to its Parent Advisory Council (PAC). The PAC, through its elected officers, may advise the board and the principal and staff of the school, other than matters assigned to the school planning council, and at the request of the school planning council, assist the school planning council in carrying out its functions. PAC meetings are open to all parents and the general public and are meant to promote the exchange of ideas among principal, staff, students, and parents. PAC meetings for the school year of 2016/2017 take place in Room 304 (the 3rd floor Staff Room) on the first Wednesday of every month at 7:00 pm from October 7th, 2015 through to June 1st, 2016.
October 5, 2016
November 2, 2016
December 7, 2016
January 4, 2017
February 1, 2017
March 1, 2017
April 5, 2017
May 3, 2017
June 7, 2017
Tthe PAC executive for 2016/2017 are:
Chair - Angelia Ellis
Secretary - Mo Gaffney
Treasurer - Tanya Van
If parents have any suggestions or ideas about the PAC, or want to be included in the PAC email list, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org
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PAC would like to thank Shelley Sullivan for her excellent presentation on Adolescent Anxiety at the December 7th PAC meeting. Here are some of the helpful resources (PDF) she shared with us. She also recommended exploring the following excellent website: https://www.anxietybc.com/
Please open the following letter (pdf) from the Vancouver District Parent Advisory Committee to learn about DPAC's role and activities in the Vancouver School District.