Parent Council is a group of persons that provides advice to the principal of a school. This form of organization characterized by a high level of citizen involvement in multiple functions such as organizing information evenings, supporting existing school programs, fundraising and food preparation. The purpose of this council is to provide support to the school without formallt serving as an advisory group. An executive is elected on an annual basis with numbers appropriate to the particular needs of the school as identified by the school Principal and staff. (reference: The Education Administration Act and Policy 4028).