District Council Information

  • Purpose of the District Council
    The purpose of the Menlo Park City School District Council is to foster cooperative relationships among the Laurel, Encinal, Oak Knoll, and Hillview PTOs, the MPAEF, the Principals, the District, and the School Board in order to facilitate communication in the District.
    Members of the District Council
    Council The members of the District Council for the 2017-2018 school year are as follows:

    President: Janelle McCombs
    Secretary / Parliamentarian: Caroline Bowers
    Treasurer / Administrator (Calendar): Gina Skinner
    Auditor: Jill Vizas
    ​Joint Campaign Co-Coordinator: Jody Buckley
    Joint Campaign Co-Coordinator: Calla Griffith
    District Directory Coordinator: Ken Wang
    Recognition (Service Awards) Coordinator: Wendy Horton
    Programming Coordinator (Parent Ed): Singari Seshadri
    District Lunch Program Coordinator: Desiree Vogt
    Community News Coordinator: Emily Robinson

    The Superintendent of the Menlo Park City School District, Erik Burmeister and School Board representatives, Stacey Jones and Terry Thygesen, attend the monthly meetings of the District Council, as well as the school principals, and presidents and vice presidents of the PTO of each constituent school. In addition, MPAEF Co-Presidents, Stacey Wueste and Amy Coolican, and the MPAEF Executive Director Susannah Hill represent the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation at the meetings.

2017-18 Agendas and Minutes

DC meetings are 8:45 - 10:15 a.m. and held at MPCSD's TERC building, 181 Encinal Ave., Atherton

DC Bylaws and Files