Parent/Guardian Committees

Learning Communities

Academic Choice Advisory Committee -

Academic Choice Advisory Committee

BIHS Parent Action Group -

Parents, students, VP, and lead teachers meet monthly

CAS Leadership Committee and CAS Parent Coordinating Committee -

meets monthly

Parent Run - Community Building and Fundraising

Parent, Teacher, Student Association (PTSA) -

Works to build a whole school community, amass a strong unified parent voice, and provide activities and effective advocacy for students and parents. http://bhs.berkeleypta.org/ email bhs-ptsa@berkeleypta.org

Berkeley High School Development Group (BHSDG) -

An independent nonprofit 501c3 corporation that raises funds for BHS, distributes grants for academic and other projects, and administers funds for BHS departments and programs. http://www.bhsdg.org

Berkeley High Athletic Fund -

Supports student athletes on 53 teams (freshman, JV, and varsity) by raising funds that keep the BHS Athletic program at its current level.

District Required - Advisory and Oversight

PAC (Parent Advisory Committee) -

reviews programs and represent interests of BHS in BUSD’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) contact patriciasaddler@berkeley.net

BSEP Site Committee -

reviews programs funded by the Berkeley Schools Excellence Program (BSEP) parcel tax Measure E1’s discretionary funds allocated to BHS and considers new proposals to be funded. Contact janajandra@berkeley.net

BSEP Planning & Oversight (P&O) Committee -

represents BHS on a district-wide committee that reviews plans for class size reduction, teacher support, libraries, technology, community outreach and other programs funded through Measure E1. Contact bsep@berkeley.net

DELAC (District English Learner Advisory Committee -

represents interests of BHS EL students in BUSD’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) contact marypatterson@berkeley.net

ELAC (English Learner Advisory Committee) -

advises school staff and SSC on program recommendations and services for EL students contact marcelataylor@berkeley.net

SSC - School Site Council -

Reviews student achievement data and Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA) required for accreditation. Additionally, reviews and approves the School Safety Plan and BSEP Site Plan. Contact janajandra@berkeley.net