Parent Council

About Us

Parent Council is Desert Marigold School’s parent-teacher organization.  Our monthly Leadership Team meetings and our quarterly Community meetings are open to all parents and teachers. To get involved, contact us at or attend a meeting.

The vitality of Parent Council depends on you, together we can do so much!  Our success depends on a sufficient number of parents who are willing and able to contribute their energy and leadership to do this important work.  Please join us!


The Parent Council supports the mission of Desert Marigold School and serves as a collective voice by facilitating communication between the governing bodies, administration, and families. The Parent Council exists to develop strong social bonds by supporting parent education, school activities, active volunteerism, celebrations and special events; thereby building a vibrant community.

Primary Responsibilities in collaboration with faculty and administration, include:

  • Coordinating class parents to facilitate communication
  • Coordinating volunteer efforts for school events and festivals
  • Coordinating fundraising efforts to enhance our students’ educational experience and to support our community
  • Creating social warmth and community
  • Providing a forum where parents can express and nurture their ideas, interests and skills


Parent Council Meeting Minutes


February 2016 – Meeting Agenda
January 2016 – Meeting Minutes
January 2016 – Meeting Agenda
December 2015 – Draft Meeting Minutes
December 2015 - Meeting Agenda
November 2015 – Draft Meeting Minutes
November 2015 - Meeting Agenda
 October 2015 – Meeting Minutes
October 2015 - Meeting Agenda
September 2015 - Board Summary
September 2015 - Hope and Help Committee Report
September 2015 – Meeting Minutes
September 2015 – Meeting Agenda
August 2015 – Meeting Minutes


 Parent Council Documents