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Parent Advisory Council (pac)

Mission Statement
The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) is dedicated to supporting the students, teachers, and administrators of the Connecticut IB Academy. Our primary goals are to provide an opportunity for all parents to participate in the CIBA community, to encourage clear and effective communication among all stakeholders, to promote a positive academic and social environment for our students and to offer counsel to the administration.

Meeting Schedule
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM 
College Research Room (CRR) at CIBA

Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Wednesday, May 1, 2019

2018-2019 Executive Board Directory
President:  Trent Sullivan 
Vice President:  Morrisa Smith 
Secretary/Communications:  Martha McKerley 
Hospitality:  Recina Reynolds 
Treasurer:  Ramadan Gherri 

Please join the PAC!  Your involvement and feedback matter!
Parents/guardians play an extremely important role at CIBA.  Research shows that parent/guardian involvement at the school and student achievement are closely linked!  Other benefits of joining the PAC are as follows:

Demonstrate your commitment to your CIBA student’s education
Learn about topics such as college preparation and planning, the special demands of the IB curriculum, etc.
Build relationships with all members of the CIBA community including other parents/guardians, faculty and the SAB (Student Advisory Board)
Obtain first-hand information about CIBA from the Principal or Assistant Principal
Participate in interesting conversations
Provide feedback to administration 
Discuss upcoming social events and fundraisers to benefit the CIBA community
Events Funded by the PAC 
Provide lanyards for the Freshman class at the MYP inauguration ceremony
Provide refreshments at the Sophomore class PP showcase
Provide lanyards for the Junior class at the DP inauguration ceremony
Provide student designed tee shirts for the Senior class and contribute towards the graduation ceremony refreshments for graduates, staff, family, and friends
Host a Staff Appreciation breakfast
Provide refreshments for the Awards Ceremony
Provide themed basket for the raffle at the annual Abelon Walk fundraiser
Host an end of the year Staff Luncheon

Email Distribution List
If you would like to receive timely information and reminders about upcoming PAC activities & CIBA events, please send your name, e-mail address, student name and grade to the PAC mailbox at pac.ciba@gmail.com. 







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