2019/2020 Parent Council

The Parent Council supports the mission of Desert Marigold School and serves as a collective voice by facilitating communication between the governing bodies, administration, and families. The Parent Council exists to develop strong social bonds by supporting parent education, school activities, active volunteerism, celebrations and special events; thereby building a vibrant community. Primary Responsibilities in collaboration with faculty and administration, include: creating social warmth and community, coordinating class parents to facilitate communication, coordinating volunteer efforts for Parent Council sponsored events and festivals, and providing a forum where parents can express and nurture their ideas, interests, and skills.

All members of our school community are welcome to attend meetings and participate!


The Parent Council leadership team for 2019/2020 is

Chair: Michelle Kratzer
Co-Chair: Laura Heaney
Treasurer: Kerstin Kubina
Secretary: Canella Garcia
Hands Team: Laura Heaney, Kellee Schlink
Heads Team: Christine Johnson, Hilary Cutright
Hearts Team: Heather Hawkes

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** The first Parent Council meeting is Aug 13th at the benches directly after drop-off **