Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)


What is PCAC?

The Lansing School District Parent/Community Advisory Council is a district wide council consisting of parents, teachers, principals, and community members who come together on a monthly basis to discuss parents’ interests, concerns, and to share important district information.

Who can attend PCAC meetings?

Any parent/guardian of a Lansing School District student as well as community leaders and citizens of the Greater Lansing Area that recognize the need for parental and community involvement in our children’s education.

Why attend PCAC?

You will have the opportunity to provide important input to leaders in the Lansing School District.


When does PCAC meet?

The 2022-23 PCAC meetings will be held every fourth Wednesday of the month from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

September 28, 2022 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Everett Cafeteria
9-12th grade CATA Transportation

October 26, 2022 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Sexton Cafeteria
Athletics / Bond Update

November 30, 2022 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Dr. Halik Center
Officer Elections and Parent Voices

December 14, 2022 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Alfreda Schmidt Southside Community Center
Community Resources / District Programs and Resources

January 25, 2023 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Summerplace Townhomes
School Safety and Security / G.R.E.A.T.

February 22, 2023 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Mt. Hope (at Woodcreek location)
Equity and How School Funding Works

March 22, 2023 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Eastern Cafeteria
Graduation Requirements for all High Schools and Preparation / Attendance Still Matters!

April 26, 2023 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Location TBD
Board of Education / Jr. Board

May 24, 2023 | 6:00-8:00 p.m. | Location TBD
Title I and Summer Learning Opportunities


Upcoming PCAC Meetings

  • 26 Oct
    • (PCAC) Parent Community Advisory Council Meeting
      Date: Oct 26
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Cafeteria at Sexton High School 102 S. McPherson Avenue Lansing, MI 48915
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)

      Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

      The conversation will focus on Athletics / Bond Update.

      The full PCAC calendar can be found on our website at www.lansingschools.net/pcac

  • 30 Nov
    • (PCAC) Parent Community Advisory Council Meeting
      Date: Nov 30
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Dr. Halik Center 4200 Wainwright Ave. Lansing, MI 48911
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)

      Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

      The conversation will focus on Parent Voices / PCAC Officer Elections.

      The full PCAC calendar can be found on our website at www.lansingschools.net/pcac

  • 14 Dec
    • (PCAC) Parent Community Advisory Council Meeting
      Date: Dec 14
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Alfreda Schmidt Southside Community Center 5825 Wise Rd, Lansing, MI 48911
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)

      Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

      The conversation will focus on Community Resources / District Programs and Resources.

      The full PCAC calendar can be found on our website at www.lansingschools.net/pcac

  • 25 Jan
    • (PCAC) Parent Community Advisory Council Meeting
      Date: Jan 25
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Summerplace Townhomes 4901 S Waverly Rd, Lansing, MI 48911
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)

      Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

      The conversation will focus on School Safety and Security / G.R.E.A.T.

      The full PCAC calendar can be found on our website at www.lansingschools.net/pcac

  • 22 Feb
    • (PCAC) Parent Community Advisory Council Meeting
      Date: Feb 22
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Mt. Hope (at Woodcreek location) 4000 Woodcreek Lane Lansing, MI 48911
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)

      Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

      The conversation will focus on Equity and How School Funding Works.

      The full PCAC calendar can be found on our website at www.lansingschools.net/pcac

  • 22 Mar
    • (PCAC) Parent Community Advisory Council Meeting
      Date: Mar 22
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Cafeteria at Eastern High School 626 Marshall St. Lansing, MI 48912
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)

      Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

      The conversation will focus on Graduation Requirements for all High Schools Seniors and Attendance Still Matters!.

      The full PCAC calendar can be found on our website at www.lansingschools.net/pcac

  • 26 Apr
    • (PCAC) Parent Community Advisory Council Meeting
      Date: Apr 26
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Location TBD
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)

      Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

      The conversation will focus on the Board of Education and Jr. Board.

      The full PCAC calendar can be found on our website at www.lansingschools.net/pcac

  • 24 May
    • (PCAC) Parent Community Advisory Council Meeting
      Date: May 24
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Location TBD
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC)

      Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

      The conversation will focus on Title I and Summer Learning Opportunities.

      The full PCAC calendar can be found on our website at www.lansingschools.net/pcac

11,500 Enrollment by 2025
85% Graduation Rate by 2025
90% Attendance by 2025