WHSA meeting summary | April 2017
H & S scholarships due April 28 – no entries
Grant –Whole Foods! – $2,000 – discussed lesson plans, planning out the whole food program
DAR – Jonathan Sacoto – 1st place in the district, Nkiruka Nwafor – 3rd
- District wide compeition
- Daughters of the American revolution essay contest – topic vary from year to year – topic this year: national park system
Challenge 24 county competition, Kai Contento – 2nd
Mrs Mazzeta’s class – won pizza party for the coins for cancer fundraiser
District Wide Music festival was incredible, over a dozen Watsessing students participated
Spring concert – went great!
Facilities – Watsessing will be the home of the Town Summer Rec program
PARCC starts April 3, 2017 – Students who will be refusing will be placed in another grade classroom,
All the lights have been updated, and timed correctly
Spring break planting of water garden & cistern.
Mrs. Einker $50 for chess tournament // $50 – Fairview HSA
BOE representative Mr Anderson –
4th graders – performed violin at the last BOE meeting.
Budget is being proposed at next BOE meeting,
State DOE – budget is frozen funding from state.
Every child succeeds – same as No child left behind –
BOE affirmed a resolution that district will educate all children who reside in the district. (related to the trump immigration issue)
Resolution written urging county clerks to do their own county residency check for people who are running for the BOE. Will be presented to the County BOE.
Energy saving improvement program – 1 – replace existing lights with LED light. Investment is paid for by the realized savings.
Bridge by middle school is now open
Events & fundraisers
Mothers day plant – we need volunteers
Park lane jewelry fundraiser – will be sent out in virtual backpack – end on May 1st
Morning homework club – open to everyone in the morning 8-8:30 tues/wed/thurs/friday
June 2 – International night – Volunteers needed
Sat Jun 17 2-6pm. Wrights field. Bike Fest — need volunteers -meeting over Break.
Teacher appreciation luncheon & support staff brunch – need volunteers (first week of May)
Basketball Celebration – April 28 5-9