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Principal Advisory Council Parent Election

Please review the Parent Nominees for ML King High School. 

Amber Jones
I have served on the PTA in some capacity since my son entered into Dekalb County including serving all 3 years as PTA President under Principal Marcia Scott. I am also a tutor and have been for several years, serving my Dekalb County community. It is my hope that I am utilize my skill set and experience to best help and assist the community. I just want to help and be involved, being used where needed. It's my responsibility as a parent to do so and I want to lead by example. 

Jasmin Porter 
I’m a 20+ year educator. I currently work with an educational non-profit dedicated to providing professional learning and becoming/creating anti-racist space in the profession. I also founded an educational consulting company (STEAM PowerED) that provides accessible and meaningful support to teachers and leaders across the country. I have always volunteered with my three school-aged children’s schools and within my community. While most of my volunteer service lives in the education sector, I’ve also served to support senior citizens, local festivals, and the NAACP. 

Trenise Neely-Brown 
I have many years of volunteer experience with the Dekalb County School System. I have served as a PTA president, treasurer, PAC parent, parent liaison just to name a few positions. I have graduated children from Arabia Mountain and Martin Luther King. I believe in service to my community and I have a willingness to want to make things better and inform others of the happenings in our school believe serving on the PAC will allow me to inform, teach and share positive things that are happening in our district as well as in our school community. 

Principal Advisory Council 

Principal Advisory Councils bring parents, school employees, students and community members together to create a better understanding of and mutual respect for each other's perspectives and share ideas for increasing student achievement and performance. 


What is the role of the Principal Advisory Council?

·         Act as a link between the school and the community

·         Encourage the engagement of parents and other stakeholders within the school community

·         Work to increase student achievement through transparent operations and shared best practices

·         Review the Continuous School Improvement Plan and monitor progress toward goals

·         Participate in the selection of the school principal


To learn more about the work of Principal Advisory Councils,


Principal Advisory Council Information Letter

Good Day Lion Family, 

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, High School has two open parent seats and one open teacher seat available for our Parent Advisory Council (PAC) for the 2021-2022 elections. From now until 5:00 pm on Friday, September 3, 2021, you will be able to declare your candidacy as a parent or teacher representative on the Council. 

Please click the link below for additional information. All candidate declarations must be submitted online. 

Access electronic forms and campaigning guidance at: 

Thank you for taking part in this important process!

Mr. Michael Alexander

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