February 2017 Meeting Summary
Thanks for all who attended the WHSA meeting tonight!
Here is a brief summary of items discussed.
But first, 2 important issues
1. Valentines Dance IS ON for this Friday, February 10th 6-8pm for K – 4th graders. $5 per family.
Back by popular demand… the PHOTO BOOTH! (fee)
We could also use some snack donations for the children to enjoy.
PARENTS MUST STAY WITH CHILDREN. Parents may not drop their children and leave the school grounds, a parent or guardian MUST be present at all times.
2. We need volunteers for engineering night!
If you are able to help, please contact Mrs. Krick, or reply to this email & we’ll pass on your info!
Here’s the rest of the meeting details:
Dan Anderson of BOE briefed the group – reorganization of BOE, Energy saving improvement plan is underway, Building improvements around the district, new budget being worked on, passed resolution to Betsy Devos, BOE meeting tomorrow.
Read across America – last week of Feb into March, daily activities at school
Engineering night (February 23 – 6-8pm k-6) WHSA members present voted to fund snacks & some activities (approved). Need parents to volunteer to help with the activities, snacks, man the tables – REQUEST VOLUNTEERS. To Mrs. Krick.
H&S Scholarship Awards – $500 & $250 – voted & approved
School planners & folders – k, 1 would prefer folders, 2-6 would like planners. Voted & approved.
Green infrastructure Project – rain gardens & sistern (installation will be April 10) Need planting date for the garden, WHSA involved & student involvement?
National NAEP testing – 4 graders
Catalano – Friday 10th, Buddy bench / respect presentation
Spring concert –3, 4, 5, 6 grades
Wooden Sign for front of school, about $2500 needed to be raised – planning an event targeting fundraising this spring. Jenni will follow up with details.
Kim mentioned a jewelry fundraiser, will provide details, target would be April
Smencils will be sold at Valentines Dance. Need date for in-school smencil sale.
Bike Fest target date is end of may – 22rd of June
Possibly connect international area restaurant gift cards/food samples/ to international night.