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Principal Advisory Council

The purpose of the Principal Advisory Council is to bring parents, school employees, students and community members together to create a better understanding of and mutual respect for each other’s perspectives and share ideas for increasing student achievement and performance.

The members of the Principal Advisory Council are accountable to the constituents they serve and shall:

  1. Maintain a school-wide perspective on issues;
  2. Act as a link between the school and the community;
  3. Encourage the engagement of parents and other stakeholders within the school community; and
  4. Work to increase student achievement and performance through transparent operations and shared best practices.

The Principal Advisory Council operates under the control and management of the DeKalb County School District and will follow Board of Education policies and procedures. The Principal Advisory Council provides advice and recommendations to the school principal, the local board of education and local school superintendent on matters related to school climate/culture, student achievement, and community partnerships.


Meeting Dates
Upcoming Meetings
 Past Meeting Dates
May 22, 2020: 10:00am via Microsoft TEAMS  
March 6, 2020: 7:45am, VES Resource Room 
January 22, 2020: 7:00pm, Panera Bread, 1625 Mount Vernon Road, Dunwoody (Parent Reps and the Public) 
 January 31, 2020: 7:45am, VES Resource Room
December 7, 2018: 7:45am

Emergency Called Meeting: December 14, 2019 at 8:00am at Panera Bread

Emergency Called Meeting: December 5, 2019 at 7:30am (VES Media Center)

October 18, 2019: 7:45am

April 12, 2019: 7:45am

February 8, 2019: 7:45am

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