Food Distribution Locations
May 16 – Walton Manor Trailer Park – 229 Walton Ave
2nd Wednesdays Each Month – 67 S Glenwood Ave –
Thursdays – Trinity Church – 123 Wesson St – 4 PM
Thursdays – PAE – 196 Cesar E. Chavez Ave. – 9 to 12 PM
Thursdays -Matchan Nutrition Center – 46352 Woodward Ave. – 9 to 11 AM
Department of Human Services- 51111 Woodward Ave, – 248-975-4800
Salvation Army – 469 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd – by app only
Monday – Friday – 10 AM to 11:30 AM and 1 – 3:00 PM 248 334-2407
Assistance with, bills, foods, clothes, medical, etc.
Catholic Relief Team- Closed due to the virus…248-499-9621 – BUT if you need any food …. email, Your name, address, phone number and the number of people in your family….. ccrt@ccrt/pontiac.org
St. Vincent de Paul Society – 5395 Dixie HWY. Waterford – 248-623-2780
Food, clothing, emergency services
There are many ways for parents to get involved at PAE.
Student Orientation – Meet the entire staff of PAE and receive student schedules, student handbooks, parent compacts, district calendars, and Parent Inv. Program information etc.
Curriculum Nights – An annual district wide open house/curriculum that provides parents and staff the opportunity to effectively discuss classroom expectations, discover ways to support the partnership and initiate the type of direct communication strategies that promote student performance.
Monthly Parent / Principal Coffee Meetings – Allow parents to impact decision making at the building level. The agenda for the coffee meetings is largely set by parent initiatives or concerns brought by the parents.
Monthly Parent / Superintendent Coffee Meetings – Allows parents to impact decision making at the district level. Like principal coffee meetings, the agenda is largely set by parent initiatives.
Office Support – Show your support during the opening days of the school year by assisting in and around our school lobbies to create a helpful and welcoming environment.
Classroom- Moms and Dads – Represent other parents to achieve classroom initiatives, including classroom parties, monthly parent meetings around the district, parent workshops, reading in the classrooms and providing overall classroom support.
Parent Advisory Committee of Pontiac Academy – Join our parents as they discuss topics that promote the success of the district as a whole, including fundraising, volunteering, school events and more. Meetings occur the second Tuesday of each month, for the duration of the school year.
Parenting Workshops – Pontiac Academy for Excellence hosts monthly workshops to support parent engagement initiatives across the district. The workshops focus on supporting the role of the parent, as related to student achievement.
Parent Empowerment Day– An annual event hosted by PAE that brings together community stakeholders for the benefit of our parents and the community at large. Attendees enjoy a day of workshops and speakers, as well as food and fun for the whole family. The event aids in fostering an environment conducive to parent/community partnerships that support the district’s current agenda of safety, respect, learning and community.