The Citywide Parent Council (CPC) of Boston Public Schools

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BPS Parent Toolkit

Want to…
  • Know how the BPS budget works?
  • Find out what City Councilor represents your school?
  • E-mail the School Committee but don’t know their email addresses?
  • See what the State budget process looks like?
Fellow BPS parents have built a toolkit of resources just for you based on our collective experience.


Upcoming Meetings

6/18/19 School Committee Room, Bolling Building (NOTE: New Date)
☞ Full Meeting Calendar and Minutes

What is the CPC?

Made up entirely of current BPS parent volunteers, the Citywide Parent Council (CPC) of Boston Public Schools is the official voice of all our 38,000 families. The CPC is the umbrella organization of each of our 125 schools’ School Parent Councils (SPCs), and we are constituted by the elected representatives from each of our schools. We advocate as one voice for all of our of students and their families.
☞ Learn more about the CPC

Contact Us

Have a question for the CPC? Want to know who your CPC rep is? Want to be your child’s school’s CPC rep?

CPC Representatives, join the listserv here:!forum/bps-cpc


Information on the BPS Superintendent Search

The Boston Public Schools recently completed a search for a new Superintendent.

On Wednesday, May 1, 2019, the Boston School Committee voted 5-2 to offer the position of Superintendent of the Boston Public Schools (BPS) to Dr. Brenda Cassellius, who later accepted. Read more about the new superintendent here.

Before the selection of the new superintendent, the Citywide Parent Council released the following statement on the superintendent search process: CPC Statement on Superintendent Search