Renfrew PAC Meeting
January 23, 2018 Minutes

 

Meeting is called to order at 6:35pm.

City presentation

  • School Active Travel Planning
    • Top Concerns
      • Rupert and 22nd
      • Speed/Volume on 22nd
      • Cassiar Street and E 22nd – flashing crosswalk
      • Back Alley
      • Parking

Principal’s Report

  • Student Learning Grant
    • Intermediate purchases – iPads, novel sets, resource kit for reading and writing, French resources, Robotics kit
    • Primary purchases – iPads, indigenous resources, novel set, DVDs
  • Kindergarten registration happening now.
  • Neighbourhood enrollment up to 55.
  • Montessori intake as well.
  • Staffing – Ms. Kawaguchi has retired. Joanne Lambert will be replacing her. We have Monica Moody from Alberta to the end of the school year.
  • Will be looking for new hires in Edmonton
  • Looking into new ways for getting kids outside. Ideas for rainy day activities.
    • Upcoming Events
    • Windermere community programs
    • Girls soccer
    • Book Fair
    • Student Led Conferences
    • Jan 29 – curriculum implementation day
    • Feb 12 – Family Day
    • Feb 19 – Pro Day
    • Upcoming Montessori parent information day
    • Ready Set Learn starting Friday
    • Spring Fever led by Student Council starting this Friday
    • Student Council also selling Spirit Wear

Vice Principal’s Report

  • School Wide Fitness – fun dance instead of running due to weather
  • 40 students signed up for library monitors
  • Rainy Day Activity – reading in library
  • Book Fair – Feb 6,7,8 – volunteers needed

Treasurer’s Report

  • Hot Lunches - $700
  • Popcorn Sales - $200
  • Poinsettia Sale - $515
  • Direct Donation Drive - $4165

Chair’s Report

  • Looking into new hot lunch providers
  • Jelly Bean Count during Book Fair
  • Popcorn Sale Feb 16th
  • West Coast Seed Sales during February
  • Possible manure sale, fitness fundraiser, spring bbq/social

Motion to adopt minutes motioned by Maya, Lina/Angela second.

Meeting adjourned at 7:55pm

 

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