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Meeting Minutes from Mon, May 14, 2018

Minutes from May 14, 2018

Thanks so much to Denise Milito, Alice Heise, Rebecca VonBergen, Heather Tielens, Bonnie White, Ruthanna Hawkins & Helen Arco for attending.

We talked about:

  • Staff Slam
  • Grant requests
  • Art and Beautification project updates
  • Teacher Appreciation week
  • Mental Health in our Youth presentation
  • May Day 5K results
  • 8th Grade Dance
  • Staff Appreciation Lunch
  • Compile 2017-2018 highlights/year in review flyers

 

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Meeting Minutes from Tues, April 17, 2018

Minutes from April 17, 2018

Thanks so much to Sarah Brainard, Alice Heise, Heather Tielens, Bonnie White, Ruthanna Hawkins & Helen Arco for attending.

We talked about:

  • Request for funds for Home & Careers and Localvores- Voted and passed
  • Request for 5th grade pedometers – Many questions asked; moved to vote via email pending answers
  • Staff Slam update
  • MS Counseling Office scheduled a parent session with the Mental Health Association of Tompkins County regarding the trends for depression and anxiety in our youth, and ways to combat it.  Tues, May 29th, 6pm
  • Teacher Appreciation Week, May 7-11
  • May Day 5 K race, Sat, May 12
  • Classroom Supplies Closet
  • 8th Grade Dance
  • Presentation of specific ideas by new PTO Beautification & Arts committee, Alice Heise, of beautifcation ideas to enhance the MS.  Interested in being in the PTO Arts Committee?  Email tburgmspto@gmail.com.

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Meeting Minutes from Mon, March 19, 2018

Minutes from March 19, 2018

Thanks so much to Denise Milito, Mary Guthrie, Sarah Brainard, Carey Harben, Alice Heise, Erin Kaplan, Heather Tielens, Bonnie White, Ruthanna Hawkins & Helen Arco for attending.

We talked about:

  • Request for funds for the community read- Voted and passed
  • Staff Slam, Fri, April 13th.  Sign up to volunteer…copy and paste link:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1D4gEgJfGTUxNPBfuafFDaHyHHXRJ4C7cY9HScheLDgg/edit
  • MS Counseling Office working on planning a parent session with the Mental Health Association of Tompkins County regarding the trends for depression and anxiety in our youth, and ways to combat it
  • Refreshments for School Wide Art Show Needed – Thurs, 3/22, 5:30-7pm, HS
  • March Localvore Lunch, Thursday, March 22nd, 11:30-12:30pm, Price: $6.25
  • Grassroots Parking Fundraiser Update:  Promote to friends and community members to sign up and put down “PTO” for us to receive credit and earn FREE Grassroots pass.  Copy and paste link:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c48a5af22a7fa7-2018
  • Teacher Appreciation Week, May 7-11
  • May Day 5 K race, Sat, May 12
  • Presentation of specific ideas by new PTO Beautification & Arts committee, Alice Heise, of beautifcation ideas to enhance the MS.  Interested in being in the PTO Arts Committee?  Email tburgmspto@gmail.com.

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Meeting Minutes from Tues, Feb 6, 2018

Minutes from Feb 6, 2018

Thanks so much to Julie Johnson, Alice Heise, Erin Kaplan, Josh Hunkele, Heather Tielens, Bonnie White, Ruthanna Hawkins & Helen Arco for attending.

We talked about:

  • Request for funds for the nurse and the 6th Grade – Voted and passed
  • Staff Slam
  • MS Counseling Office interested in planning a parent session with the Mental Health Association of Tompkins County regarding the trends for depression and anxiety in our youth, and ways to combat it
  • May Day 5K kick off Auction at Atlas, this Saturday, Feb 10th 2-4
  • Presentation by new PTO Beautification & Arts committee, Alice Heise, of beautifcation ideas to enhance the MS.  Interested in being in the PTO Arts Committee?  Email tburgmspto@gmail.com.
  • Upcoming Localvore Lunch Menu Thursday, Feb 15th

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Meeting Minutes from Tues, Nov 13, 2017

Minutes from November 13, 2017

Thanks so much to Heather Tielens, Bonnie White, Alice Heise, Brandi Wicks, Denise Milito, Mary Guthrie, Linda Ziemba, Helen Arco, & Ruthanna Hawkins for attending.

We talked about:

  • Art Department request for funds – Voted and passed
  • Formation of new PTO Arts committee and Alice Heise will be the Arts Committee Chair.  Interested in being in the PTO Arts Committee?  Email tburgmspto@gmail.com.
  • Feedback about Rainbow Salad Days
  • Parent PTO Volunteer Liaisons:  Bonnie White – 5th gr, Denise Milito – 6th gr, Mary Guthrie – 7th gr, and Barbara Petty – 8th gr
  • Spirit Wear – Discussion on taking it over from Sports Boosters
  • Winterfest fundraising ideas:  Potentially serving hot cocoa & cider (so a need for crockpot loaners) and an online sign-up 3 hrs on Sat, Dec 2nd; possible coordination of students for caroling or band ensemble

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