School Council Meeting – Apr 16

Meeting Thursday, Apr 16, 2015

Purpose: Parent Council Meeting


Walking to School:

  • PowerPoint Presentation shown by the Mississauga Traffic Council.
  • School Zone signs have gone up around the neighborhood
  • Programs have be created to get the kids walking to school
  • There will be a reward at the end of the school year

Jump Rope:

  • Apr 22 money is due and the event is already underway with some classes already participating (jumping)

Leadership Day 2015:

  • Apr 27 – is designated for the parents of the school (free of charge)
  • Apr 30 – members of the Leadership Council will be coming to the school
  • Action Teams have been developed and are in full swing
  • Some members from the Steven Covey organization came by to assess the school to see if it has reached “Lighthouse” status and we will find out the results next week.

7 Habits:

  • This workshop is happening during blocks 1 and 2 as well as 6 and 7 teaching parents about the Leadership in Me – 7 Habits

Backyard Bash:

  • Everything is a go we are just waiting on the permit for the field to be finalized
  • We can now send out the flyers as they are ready
  • Firefighters and Police. Anne-Marie has sent out the necessary paperwork to have them attend the event
  • The banner is at the printing house
  • Volunteers – Mrs. Eckel will “supervise” the volunteers
  • The DJ has been arranged by Ricky
  • We will arrange for certificates to be out to the volunteers who have contributed their time over the year both parents and students. This will allow them to have proof that they have volunteered for the school. Arrange to have a “Sip and Receive” event.
  • Asked that there be large maps and small maps around the “Bash” so everyone knows where everything is happening and who is stationed where
  • We asked that there be 5 designs for face painting – to do “crowd control”
  • Next meeting will be May 14 @ 6:30pm in the library for the Backyard Bash

The Updated Sex Education Curriculum

Kate Jones will be presenting her workshop on “Behaviours” on Thurs, Apr 23, 2015 from 6:30-8:30

French Immersion inf

1 Comment

  1. Thanks Veleka. These are great! I like the format!

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