Welcome to the PIC

Any parent with a student in RCDSB is invited to join our meetings and become a committee member.

Ministry PIC Mandate

The mandate of the PIC is to:

  • support, encourage, and enhance meaningful parent engagement at the board level to improve student achievement and well-being;
  • provide information and advice to the board on parent engagement;
  • communicate with and support school councils;
  • undertake activities to help parents support their children's learning at home and at school.

RCDSB PIC Objectives

  • Empower and Support Parent Involvement and Engagement in our schools
  • Represent a Parent Voice in Ministry and Board Consultations
  • Seek parent input on Ministry and Board Consultations.
  • Increase, facilitate and support communication between parents and Board.  
  • Provide opportunities for Parents to develop useful skills to support their student
  • Provide and support professional development opportunities for School Councils
  •  Act as a resource for parents and school councils on parent engagement and involvement

Ontario Ministry of Education PIC Fact Sheet

PIC Fact Sheet