Multicultural Action Council (MAC)
The Multicultural Action Council (MAC) is comprised of parents, students, educators, and citizens interested in facilitating communication and understanding between diverse elements of the student body, staff, and community.
The MAC mission (PDF) is to help build a compassionate community in our schools through multicultural education, awareness, and advocacy. Projects include sponsoring two multicultural awards and awarding funds to those with multicultural projects in their classrooms.
The council is a proud partner of the Lacey Cultural Celebration.
Now Accepting Award Nominations!
April 11, 2019 - It's not every day students get to go on a field trip, much less one to the Tacoma Art Museum. Thanks to a grant from the North Thurston Education Foundation, students in Olivia Smaciarz's 7th and 8th grade studio art classes had this opportunity recently. The guided tour focused on a special exhibit: Native Portraiture, Power, and Perception. Learn More!
March 1, 2019 - It’s hard to find a kid who doesn’t like free pizza. It’s also hard to find teens who aren’t in need of supportive peers and trusting adults. Pizza Klatch, a support group for LGBTQ+ youth and their allies, provides both in a safe space at five secondary schools in North Thurston Public Schools and 10 more schools across Thurston County. Learn more!
February 22, 2019 - River Ridge High School staff recently partnered with the Nisqually Tribe for part of their professional day of training to learn more about the tribe's history and culture. Read more!
MAC Leadership & Mission
5:30-7 p.m.District Office Boardroom305 College St NE
Lacey WA 98516
- November 29, 2018
- January 24, 2019
- March 21, 2019
- May 23, 2019