News and Events

A few weeks ago, the school board invited a group of PPA's parents to visit the new Alfragide Campus. We had the opportunity to visit the new South Building and experience the day-to-day life at school and were very pleased to see that, despite all the contingencies in place, our children have the opportunity to learn and socialize with their...

Last week we held our welcome breakfasts at all the campuses - a mix of virtual and physical events, where we had the opportunity to meet a lot of you and talk about the school community, our main concerns as parents and how we can all contribute.

First of all, welcome! We hope you have had a great school year start. Every year the PPA organises welcome "breakfasts" thinking mostly (but not exclusively) about the new families. This year, although atypical, we want to continuing welcoming and talking to Park IS parents and guardians.

The PPA has kept monthly updates with the school where the key topics have been the quality of the virtual school, the progressive re-opening of the school and the financial support to families in need.

Desde que o PaRK IS anunciou o fecho devido à pandemia COVID-19, a PPA tem recolhido feedback sobre as preocupações dos pais, quer directamente através dos representantes da PPA em cada campus, quer indirectamente, através dos canais em que estamos presentes. Temos também estado em contacto com a gestão do PaRK IS, abordando os seguintes aspectos:

Last wednesday we had our monthly meeting with PaRK IS management team. Given the fact that the school is now forced to this virtual school system, we spent most of the time discussing the situation and how are children, parents and school coping with the new situation.

PPA is planning on having regular meetings open to all parents at each campus, so we can get to know you and understand your concerns regarding your child's school life. This is the plan for the meeting at each campus:

PPA Survey


PPA is launching a survey to all parents, to better know the school community at Park-IS and identify the thoughts, feelings and concerns regarding our children's school life.

During the month of March, PPA@Praça de Espanha, in coordination with the school, will receive Rui Pessoa Pires for some music sessions with the families.