School Council Minutes
Present: Brian Hudson, Nicky Rossi, Christine Chung,
Debbie Fossi, Angela Siemens, Ethan and Riley Chung
Regrets: Anne Marie May, Sandra Forsythe
Advisory Council Report: Ethan Chung, Vice President
Dec 11, Hillside students will visit - cookie decorating, a gift, Santa
Wonder Week – Spirit Week, Ugly sweater day, PJ day, talent show
– to be in Mar/19, planning is beginning, last year’s DJ was excellent
– new group – photographers and videographers that will come to events, their
work supplements yearbook class, application forms are out
Town Hall –
students can give new ideas to SAC
Fair – Post Secondary reps were here on Nov 14/18, good exposure for all four
grades, 11’s and 12’s will get six to eight workshops over two years.
Literacy Test for the first time this year – Nov 14, all day gr 10’s
participated in practice activities. If
student struggled they will be offered extra help through Counting on You.
Classes: Workshops organized by students
who learn about marketing and planning, events.
Anniversary Planning – Alumni Committee has been meeting, tentative schedule
for May 24 for in school celebration, Sat May 25, 12-7pm will be for the larger
community. From 2-4, past and present staff will visit. Opening ceremony 4pm dignitaries. Silent auction, 9pm, and social 7-11pm,
profits will be split between school and cancer drive. A new mascot is needed which is $5,000. Funds will also be used for T-shirts for all
students for a large group photo.
testing done in the summer when pipes have been sitting, lead accumulates. Pipes were flushed and are good. Monthly testing during the school year has
never shown lead.
from food sales
engagement fund – $270.22 remaining
Parent Reaching Out Grants are paused by Ministry of Ed
members completed the principal and vice principal role reviews.
VP’s alternate with principal in coming to School Council?
review used when the new VP was hired?
feedback on comments on these review
Meeting Jan 22/19