Pleasant Grove Elementary School Council Meeting Minutes for
January 19, 2017
Attendees: Tracie Copper, Rachel Scroggs, Beth Carey, Kia Dotson, Angela Evans
Mrs. Copper opened the meeting at 8:10 a.m.
The Pledge of Allegiance was acknowledged.
The School Council agenda was approved by Mrs. Carey, and Ms. Evans
The minutes of the last Council meeting were read, and were approved by Ms. Dotson and Evans.
The Family Dace fundraiser is being planned for March. Themes for the event are still being considered. Several members of school council voted on an “old Hollywood” theme. Bingo night will take place on January 27th. Parent volunteers are needed.
PGE will be purchasing some additional playground equipment due to the rise in discipline issues. FTE funds will be used to fund this. The goal is to have team oriented equipment. Mr. Parkhhill and Ms. Irving, as well as, 4th and 5th grade students have been asked to offer suggestions about possible equipment purchases. Volley ball set, basketball goals, and benches are a few of the suggestions proposed.
Ms. Johnson and Mr. Fowler are planning a GA milestone parent meeting. We are looking into the possibility of adding a STEM night to this meeting. More details to follow.
Test Talks will take place for students in grades 3-5 after the mid-winter break. This will allow students to students to target specific areas they would like to work and set goals. Ms. Carter will work on building student motivation for testing.
GA Milestone testing will take place beginning April 14th.
Topics for discussion will be: Dates for the GA milestone/STEM meeting, Theme and date for the Family Dance, STEM camp, parent involvement
The meeting was adjourned at 9:00.