Chair: Joy Clendenning. The Schools Commitee
meets monthly. Next TBA- contact Joy
for details including about participating in the committee.
The HPK CAC(Community Action Council for schools) meets
4th week xday, 6 pm at Kenwod Academy, 5015 S. Blackstone.
The Schools Committee of the Hyde Park-Kenwood
Community Conference had a long and illustrious history
and citywide reputation and continues to promote quality
schools with community and parental participation- "every
school a source of pride". Read ABOUT
THE HPKCC SCHOOLS COMMMITTEE and give
us a try!. THE SCHOOLS COMMITTEE MEETING OF FEB. 25
HAS BEEN POSTPONED due to other community meetings.
A new date and location will be posted.
The Schools Committee serves Ariel, Carnegie, Bret
Harte, Kozminski, Murray, Ray, Reavis, Robinson, and
Shoesmith elementary schools, and Hyde Park, Kenwood
Academy, and King High Schools.
Visit in Hyde Park Records our EDUCATION/SCHOOLS
COMMITTEE IN-DEPTH HOMEPAGE, from which you can navigate
to our rich resource, information and directory pages,
and visit SCHOOLS,
which includes our large Youth Programs Database of
enrichment programs in the Neighborhood.
current concerns and activities-
. We support and interact with the principals and local
school councils including with coffees and recognition
dinners, have helped fund special projects in schools,
prepared a list of afterschool programs available for
youth and families, and provided small funding for projects.
We like to promote our schools' activities.
One of the recipients of a HPKCC 2016 supplemental grant
was Ray for its fitnes equipmnet wakathon. Ray subsequently
was one of a handful of schools to win the Michelle
Obama Fitness Awards!