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 2019-2020 school year are as follows:

    President: Azadeh Rasmussen
    Secretary / Parliamentarian: Julia Molise
    Treasurer / Administrator (Calendar): Sharon Schick
    Auditor: Patty Lopez-Jaramillo
    One Community Campaign Co-Coordinator: Janelle McCombs
    One Community Campaign Co-Coordinator: Ben Wang
    Recognition (Service Awards) Coordinator: Caryn Wasserstein
    Programming (Parent Ed) Co-Coordinator: Christa West

    Programming (Parent Ed) Co-Coordinator: Vidya Kagan
    Community News Coordinator: Marianne Badawi

    The Superintendent of the Menlo Park City School District, Erik Burmeister, and School Board President, David Ackerman, 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, Sarah Thayer and Katie Rottier, and the MPAEF Director Carrie Chen represent the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation at the meetings.

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