Who are the members of a PSSC?

A Parent School Support Committee (PSSC) is made up of 6 to 12 members elected by the parents in the school. The elections are generally held during an open house at the school in September. A PSSC may include the following representatives:


Most members are parents elected for a 3-year term at a school meeting in September.


1-2 community members may be appointed. These members must be nominated by a parent.

Home & School

A parent representative may be appointed.


High Schools may have 1 member chosen by the student body. Other schools may appoint a student.


A teacher will be elected by the teachers in your school.

New Brunswick District Education Councils (DEC)

are committed to guiding and moving forward the education of all students.

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DEC In Your District

Learn more about the current DEC, PSSC, local policies and meetings by clicking on your District below on on the map to the right.

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