Parish Education Committee (PEC). Subdivided into 2 groups: –
1. Parish Education Committee – Schools
2. Parish Education Committee – Zones
To manifest God’s love through serving, guiding and leading Catholic Schools in the Parish of St. Michael’s Penampang empowered by a dynamic system of care, education and training steeped in the Catholic faith.
With the guidance of the Parish Priest, collaborate and work as a team with the Board of Governors of Mission Schools, in building, maintaining, enhancing and preserving mission schools in providing Christian quality education.
To support the Parish of St. Michael Penampang on all issues related to education.
To collaborate and work with the Education Commission/Committee of the Archdiocese (AEC/AECEC) on all relevant educational matters affecting the Parish and take action where necessary in cooperation with such committees to resolve these matters by negotiating with the appropriate authorities.
To ensure the proper faith formation of Catholic students.
To ensure that the English language is actively practiced in mission kindergartens and promote the use of the Kadazan language.
To collect and disseminate information on matters pertaining to Catholic education in the Parish.
To establish and maintain effective contact and dialogue with the Board of Governors in mission schools on matters of common interest.
To maximize the percentage of children in the Parish of St. Michael’s Penampang, especially those in remote areas in the Parish, to have access and/or attachment to quality education.
Encourage enhancements and promote value added to services provided by mission kindergartens, primary school and secondary school in the Parish.