The Ryan School Parent Advisory Council, known as PAC, is a group of parents, guardians, teachers, and other advocates for the children enrolled at the Ryan School. The PAC is organized to act as the liaison between parents and staff for the purpose of understanding, communicating and financially supporting the educational goals of the school. Here’s a snapshot into what the PAC does on a yearly basis…


  • Fall Fundraiser
  • Dine-Outs
  • BoxTop for Education
  • September/October
  • Monthly During School Year
  • Collected All Year Long

Community Service/Recycling Efforts

  • Anton’s Cleaner’s Coats for Kids Drive
  • Tewksbury Food Pantry Collection: November (as part of the Turkey Trot-6th Grade friendly competition event)
  • Coin Drive: Support a charity that has a direct tie to the school
  • Green Team: Support Green Team initiatives
  • Recycle That! Collection – All Year

Additional Activities/Items Funded by the PAC

  • Arts & Enrichment Programs
  • Technology: Based on Administration Request
  • Staff Appreciation Breakfast (in May)
  • Landscaping
  • Staff/Administration Requests
  • Book Fair- Every Student Receives a Free Book

PAC Support of School Activities

  • Support Student Ambassador Initiatives (Charity Collections)
  • Appreciation Day – Flowers for Teachers
  • Support Career Day
  • Open Houses