Latest PPS News

PPS Parent Coach Recognized for Passion of Children Literacy

Myya Robinson is a tireless advocate for children’s literacy through her work with Parents for Public Schools and has developed several programs as the East Biloxi Community Collaborative Education Committee Chairwoman that get the children of East Biloxi excited and engaged with reading and learning.  

In coordination with the Biloxi School District, EBCC, Parents for Public Schools, and other community volunteers, Myya has worked to develop and implement a tutoring program for at risk students in 3rd grade at Gorenflo Elementary. Read more.

Entergy Named to Two Top Lists Recognizing Civic Engagement, Sustainability and Social Responsibility

For the second consecutive year, Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) has been named one of the most community-minded companies in America by The Civic 50, an initiative of Points of Light, the world's largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. The Civic 50 sets the standard for corporate civic engagement by highlighting companies whose policies and business practices support sustainable, long-term relationships with communities in which they do business. Read more

Parents for Public Schools Receives $1,050,000 Grant from W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Parents for Public Schools (PPS) is pleased to announce a three-year, $1,050,000 grant it has received from the W. K. Kellogg Foundation. “This grant will enable PPS to achieve its mission of advancing the role of families and communities in securing a high quality public education for every child,” stated Steve Calloway, Board President. Read the Press Release

Vision

A nation where families and communities are actively engaged in strengthening public schools for every child.

Mission

Parents for Public Schools advances the role of families and communities in securing a high quality public education for every child.