October 2015 Meeting Minutes

October 26th, 6:30 pm

Elementary Principal Pam Thomas spoke about the new math curriculum and the goal to have all children reading by 3rd grade.

September Meeting Minutes-motion to accept-Val, Roberta-2nd

Treasurer’s and Scrip Reports-Roberta, last $300 has been transferred from Scrip back to general account.

Fazoli’s Recap-we will buy 150 meals next year rather than 175. Mary to create Word Document with pertinent information for next year’s dinner.

Teacher Requests: voted by email to give $200 in Scrip cards to the teachers to purchase candy for the Halloween Walk-Thru, voted to give Denise Boehm $150 to buy prizes for the Reading/Math night, voted to give Anita Kosak $170 to buy book bags for her classroom.

Current Projects-Box Tops contest-prize will be ice cream floats, Mary will buy supplies and put in our room, Roberta and Danyle to give reward on 11/6 in the afternoon. We need to mail in Box Tops and Aunt Millie’s by the 31st of Oct. (update-this was done as well as Tyson A+ labels and Spartan Labels).
November popcorn sale to be on 11/6, with popping on the 5th.
Elementary P/T Conference Dinner on 11/17. Pam Larson will donate her BBQ and buns, Mandi will create a Sign Up Genius for other donations, Roberta will make dessert.
Santa Shop-11/12 works for Mrs. Vanderwest to help clean out her storage room. Sara Schutt to create class schedule and Mandi to create Sign Up Genius for volunteers. Roberta to buy dog bones and baggies for Mrs. Kosak to assemble. Roberta and Mary to check prices on white lunch bags to be decorated. Billie Freeland offers to have upper el kids decorate bags before school in the gym. Mary to email Bill Crane about English 101 help.
Basketball Ice Cream Treats-games start December 1st, talked of teaming up with Senior Bash to combine fresh-baked cookies with ice cream. Mandi to create Sign Up Genius for volunteers to sell treats. Danyle to email link to S.U.G. to all teachers.

Board of Ed. Update-Val

Open Discussion-Amazon Smile Program-gives back portion of sales to charitable organizations-we will look into it.

Meeting adjourned. Next meeting on November 23rd at 6:30 in the admin building.