This year PPA will organise its usual Second Hand Uniforms Market, with a clear solidarity goal: to contribute for the building of Ajuda de Berço's New House in Benfica. Join us and help us make a difference!
Welcome to PaRK IS Parents Association
Dear Parents and Guardians: we are validating all accesses to the PPA website. If you have registered but do not have yet access to the 'Members Only' pages please be patient! :-)
Please notice that only members who have filled our enrollment & update form, and paid the yearly fee 2020/21, will be given access to the Members Only page. Check here how to become a member and pay your fees.
Have a great school year!
What we do
Our main areas of action
Welcoming new parents
Moving to Lisbon or simply changing to an International School can be a challenging experience for both parents and children. We help you navigate your way into your new school.
Liaise with the school
We meet regularly with the school heads to bring our concerns, suggestions and offer our help in improving the school.
News and Events
Read what's new this week
In December 2018 we published an article on the PPA website with an analysis of the price increases in Park-IS up 2019/20. This article was written to inform parents about the position and actions the PPA is taking when addressing this delicate topic with the school.
On April 21st we had a special meeting with the school, to discusses some issues raised by Senior School parents, regarding the IGCSE exams. These were the main topics discussed:
On April 7th we had our monthly meeting with the school and these were the main topics discussed: :
PPA embraces all new (and existing) families with the aim of making them feel welcome and part of the school community.
Starting a new school is always challenging, especially if this is also your first time living in Portugal. Often, as parents, we have questions which cannot be readily answered by the school, but which other parents would...
Would you like to help?
The Park IS Parents Association (PPA) needs all the parents. You can help us by sharing your concerns, making suggestions, asking questions and proposing solutions.
The PPA leadership is elected in our annual General Assembly but we have ad hoc workgroups which you can join if you like to contribute.