PTA Meeting Minutes from 2/13/2019

President’s Report: Nicki Francis

    1. Thanks to all for their help in securing that this year’s Chinese Banquet was a success. Thanks to Joanne and all who volunteered. Tremendous event.  Fun was had by all.
    1. Humanities Night is February 13th –
      • Baked goods/Snack needed for Bake Sale
      • Some SWAG will be sold
      • Book Sale will feature books from Greenlight Bookstore to dovetail with Black History Month
    1. Valentine’s Day Dance is Friday, Feb 15th
      • Baked goods/Snack needed for Bake Sale
    1. Math Night coming up on March 14th
    1. Auction – only significant fundraiser we have. Kate is leading the auction, with Nicki’s help.
      • Seeking volunteers to solicit donations
      • Hoping each family solicits/donates at least one item
      • Auction donation letters and forms available online
      • Looking for corporate sponsorships


Treasurers’ Report: Stephanie Green

Budget Voting from the last meeting – Approved

New Budget Requests-

      • Proposing to raise a budget line for afterschool/miscellaneous by $2200
      • School Supplies (cafeteria tables)
      • Staff Appreciation
      • Add a line to expenses/Capital Improvements of $30,000
        • o Dance room curtains
        • o Lunchroom tables
        • o Interior signage
      • Add Chinese Banquet Numbers


Special Guest:

Seth Kritzman, LMC Guidance Counselor

Q & A session with parents/caregivers about Teen Anxiety, School Anxiety, Social Media Stressors, Conflict Resolution etc.




Submitted by: Val Guazzoni