The Parent Association Executive Board is elected each year for the posts of President, Treasurer & Secretary. The Executive Committee provide the channels of communication betweeen parents and the School and meet each month with the Principal and his team. The Board this year at ICS includes:-
President - Erika Pomar (Mexico/Spain)
Treasurer - Vacant position for 2016/2017
Secretary - Nehad Sharaf (Egypt)
Educational Matters Committees
Primary School PEMC Chair - Carolina Awuapara (Peru)
Secretary - Amelia Lewis (USA)
Secondary School SEMC Chair - Maria Starefors (Sweden)
Secretary - Jenn Greenow (USA)
The Educational Matters Committees, for both Primary and Secondary Schools, meet to provide a forum for open discussion regarding educational commendations or concerns. These meetings are held monthly and include a Chairperson and Secretary, Parent Class
Representatives and Heads of School.
Chairperson - Adriana Setter (Argentina)
The Share Committee was established to raise funds for charities through sponsorship, raffles and events. This year the Share Committee has donated clothes and food for the homeless people of Madrid and has raised funds for the Earthquake victims of Ecuador.
The Events Committee
Chairperson - Erika Pomar (Mexico/Spain)
The Events Committee organise a range of events throughout the academic year such as the Welcome Paella, The International Bazaar, The Pot Luck Dinner, sponsorship of the Winter Concerts, educational seminars and lectures and sports days.
The Welcome Committee
Chairperson - Jenn Greenow (USA)
The Welcome Committee works with the Admissions and Marketing Managers to ensure communication is made with all new parents, answering any doubts or helping to find their feet in Madrid. Country Ambassadors are assigned and new families can contact these representatives before joining ICS.
Join Us! More help is always needed!
- Join one of the committees
- Be a class representative - a link between parents & school
- Be a country ambassador
- Help out on an ad-hoc basis (events, projects, etc)