Parents for Public Schools of Greater Cincinnati is part of a national organization of community based chapters that advocates for excellence in public schools. We exist to develop and sustain constructive parent and community involvement so that all students will achieve.
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This is an awesome opportunity and we encourage interested 9th graders to apply. Transportation, meals and supplies are provided free of cost to students. In fact, students can earn up to $150 upon successful completion of the Summer Institute!
This year’s institute is being held at the University of Cincinnati College of Law.
If you have any questions contact Reina Sims at (614)485-3502.
The following is an important message from our partner, the USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS), about childhood hunger during the summer.
Did you know free summer meals (breakfast, lunch, or snacks) will be served to children in low-income areas this summer at sites such as neighborhood parks, libraries, schools, places of worship, mobile buses, and recreation centers?
If you work for an organization involved in serving low-income children, and you’d like to learn more about how you can help address childhood hunger when school is out, you can also watch the Summer Food training videos at http://www.fns.usda.gov/outreach/webinars/summer.htm.
Parents for Public Schools of Greater Cincinnati Executive Director Rolonda Smith was on hand for a community forum addressing the growing problem of student mobility. The following is a quote from Rolonda published by the Cincinnati Enquirer: Continue reading →
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