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District Parent Advisory Council (DPAC)

The District Parent Advisory Council (DPAC) is a network of Parent Advisory Councils (PACs) that bring together interests that support achievement for all students across the district; provides an ongoing parent voice, advice and insights to support the MPS Superintendent; influencing district policies, practices, procedures and programs at the district level to accomplish the goals of the Strategic Plan: Acceleration 2020.

Guiding Principles & Values 

  • To realize our mission and vision, we support the following values:
  • Right to a quality education  
  • Importance of family 
  • Equity  
  • Diversity  
  • Respect for employees   
  • Partnership for youth   
  • Transparency and accountability   
  • Sustainability
Upcoming DPAC Meetings:
Meeting Principle: DPAC will conduct business as an Open Meeting, NOT a Public Meeting.  As an open meeting, the public is welcome to attend and observe, but this forum will not be open for public discussion and/or comments. 
When: Meetings will be held on the 4th Monday of every month except for December, due to holidays. Meetings go from 6:00pm-8:00pm with dinner to be served at 5:30pm. 
Where: Meetings are held at the Davis Center, which is located at 1250 W. Broadway Avenue in Minneapolis
Other Notes: Childcare, transportation and interpreters are available for representatives on the DPAC. Please call 612-668-0198 to make arrangements.