PTO Minutes - August 1, 2017

May Minutes

Approved with no changes or comments.

Budget Updates

Current budget balance is $6,654.48.

2017-18 Teacher Meals

First Day of School Luncheon - PTO will provide Subway sandwich trays.  PTO officers will bring drinks.  Dr. Register will pick up cookies from Subway and bring in bags of chips.

Monday, October 9 - Taco Stand lunch

Thursday, February 15 - Breakfast - details TBD

Super Saver Cards

Cards will not be back from printing company before Open House, but copies of this year’s offers will be on display.  Official sales kickoff will be Thursday, August 10.  Last day for top selling students to earn prizes will be September 22.  Cards will also be promoted and sold during Parent Breakfasts.

Family Movie Night

The BFG will be shown on Thursday, November 16.  Mrs. Carey will be promoting Roald Dahl books in the library leading up to movie night.  Teachers may also incorporate Dahl’s works into their classroom instruction time.

Monthly Teacher Appreciation

PTO agreed to continue sponsoring a Teacher Appreciation Day each month from November - April.  Grade levels will be asked to bring in items the same months as last year.  (Pre-K and K in November, 1st in December, 2nd in January, 3rd in February, 4th in March, 5th in April.)  Officers will discuss specific dates and themes at September’s meeting.

Other Ideas/Comments

Chris Armel is stepping down as PTO co-vice president due to work conflicts.  Sherry Armel agreed to fill his position.

Mandy Moon and Catherine Knight are still researching watering systems for the school garden.  Mandy will provide updates at next month’s meeting.

Next meeting

Monday, September 25 at 3:15 p.m.