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Community Ambassador Program

The We Are Munster Community Ambassador Program is a six-session behind-the-scenes look at our district. It is open to the residents in the STM boundaries who would like to learn more about our schools and what we do. Topics include finances, operations, curriculum and instruction and student services.

  • We ask that ambassadors commit to at least five of the six sessions. Our staff and students help prepare these experiences, and it is important that they have the chance to share their hard work with you.
  • Sessions will be held from 9:00 am to 11:00 am and will include breakfast.
  • Ambassadors are encouraged to become active attendees of district events in order to get to know our community of students, staff and families. They will receive passes/tickets to a variety of extracurricular events, plays or athletic games throughout the year.
  • Ambassadors are guests in our buildings and in our classrooms. They are required to follow all safety protocols. They cannot take photos of students or staff during their visit, and they must complete a limited background check.
  • Please plan to attend the May 13, 2024 board meeting to be recognized as an ambassador of the district!
If you have any questions regarding this program, please contact Kim Peirick, Director of Communications, at

We had a great response from individuals in our community who want to
know more about our schools and the daily processes of the district.

Applications for the 2023-24 Ambassador program were due October 9th.

Applicants will be notified of their application status by Monday, October 23rd.


Friday, November 17

District Operations 101This session will uncover the intricate world of school operations, focusing on: Food Services, Building & Maintenance, Transportation and upcoming Construction Projects.


Friday, December 15

Safety & Security 101Ensuring the safety and security of students and staff is a top priority at the School Town of Munster. This session will provide essential knowledge and insights into the measures and strategies that keep our schools safe.


January 19

School Finance 101

This session will demystify the complexities of school funding, budgets and financial decision-making.


February 16

Teaching & Learning 101This session will provide an in-depth look at the innovative teaching and learning practices that define the educational experience for students in our district.


March 15

Exceptional Achievers 101

This session will describe the programs and services in place to support students with special needs, ensuring they receive an inclusive and equitable education.


April 19

The Role of the School Board

In this session, we will explore the crucial role of the school board in shaping the educational landscape of our community.


May 13

School Board Meeting at 6:00 pm

A special recognition will occur during this School Board meeting for our Community Ambassadors.