Walsh School Governance Council

Walsh School Governance 
Council

 

This page will be used for any messages, notes and minutes from the Walsh School Governance Council (WSGC).

 

            

Group/Team:

Walsh Elementary School Governance Council Meeting

Location:

Miss Lillian’s room

Norms Reviewed:

     yes      no

Date of Meeting:  

 

10/18/17

Start Time:

5 p.m.

Minutes Prepared By:

Jennifer Lillian

Finish Time:

5:45 p.m.

             
 

 

 

Attendance at Meeting  (list all team members present or not and guests)

 

Name

Position

Signature

1

Ellen Paolino

Principal

present

2

Jessica Ocasio

SVP

absent

3

Nicole Scarzella

Chairperson

present

4

Jennifer Lillian

Vice Chairperson

present

5

Elizabeth Fac

Teacher

present

6

Samantha Swartz

Teacher

present

7

Ariola Raihdi

Teacher

present

8

Dahlia Digsby

FCC Coordinator

present

  9

Marcus Powell

Community Member

present

10

Erika Cooper

Community Member

absent

11

Evelyn Lumfuakiadi

Parent

present

12

Eileen Digsby

Parent

absent

13

Tara Beers

Parent

present

14

Irenia Negron

Parent

absent

15

Lashevia Morris

Parent

present

16

Yolanda Sabo

Parent

absent

17

Luis RIvera

Parent

absent

18

Lynette Smith

Community Member

present

19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Purpose of Meeting – Instructional Focus:

Uniting Parents, School Staff, and Community Members to Improve Student Achievement

 

 

Meeting Notes, Decisions, Issues

 

 

  • Welcome to new parent and teacher members! All non-member parents are always welcome to attend meetings.

 

Recent Events

 

  • $2,500 was raised from Comcast Cares Day in April. This money has been put toward new musical instruments for the school.

 

  • Hispanic Heritage Month was September 15-October 15. There were two school-wide events as well as class projects to celebrate.

 

  • Spooktacular will be next Thursday, October 26 from 5:30-7.
    • Behavior contracts have been sent home with students for this event.
    • There will also be non-Halloween activities in the gym. (fall theme)
    • Costumes are NOT required to attend.
    • Students will receive brown lunch bags to collect candy.

 

  • The Walsh Spirit Wear Sale has just ended. There may be another sale later in the school year.

 

  • Open House and Scholastic Book Fair were successful recent events.

 

Upcoming Events

 

  • A multicultural festival will take place in the spring.

 

  • Little Scientists will be attending a field trip later this year to the Science Center.

 

  • 21st Century After-School program for students in grades 3,4,5 will begin on Monday.

 

  • This is Walsh’s last year as part of the Commissioner’s Network.

 

  • MClass reading assessments have ended and parents should have received a letter detailing their child’s scores. Please contact your child’s teachers if you have any questions.

 

  • If parents have any gently used school clothes that their children have grown out of, please donate them to the school.

 

  • There will be another “holiday raffle” this year for students.

 

 

 

Next Meeting

Date: 

Nov. 15, 2017

Time: 

5 p.m.

Location: 

Miss Lillian’s room

Agenda 

  1. Spooktacular recap (All)

 

  1. November/December Events (Digsby, Paolino)

 

3. Upcoming Parent Conferences (Teachers, Parents)

 

4. “Talented/Enrichment” Classess (Teachers)

 

5 Remaining Meeting Schedule (Paolino/Scarzella)

 

6

 

 

Meeting Minutes guidelines:

  • Publish Minutes within 48 hours of any meeting
  • Minutes available to all stakeholders (e.g., binders, shared drive, e-mail, website)
  • Send Minutes via email to all team members

 

Archived/printable Items

Announcement-Results of Walsh SGC Election 9-19-13

Announcement-Results of Walsh SGC Election September 2013--Replacement for Alisha Love (1)

Announcement-Results of Walsh SGC Election-Sp- September 2013 (1)

Agenda-Walsh Elementary School Governance Council 11-12-13

Minutes-Walsh Governance Council Meeting-11-12-13

Agenda-Walsh Elementary School Governance Council 12-17-13

Results of Walsh School Governance Council Parent Election-February 6, 2014

Agenda-Walsh Elementary School Governance Council 2-11-14

Agenda-Walsh Elementary School Governance Council 2-25-14

Minutes-WGC Meeting-2-25-14

Agenda-Walsh SGC 3-18-14

Minutes-Walsh GC Meeting-3-18-14

Agenda- Walsh SGC By-Laws Revision Subcommittee-3-21-14

Agenda-Walsh SGC 4-1-14

Minutes Walsh SGC Meeting-4-1-14

Dates for Walsh School Governance Council Meetings 2014-2015

Agenda-Walsh SGC 9-11-14

Minutes-Walsh SGC Meeting 9-11-14

Election Results English 9-14

Election Results Spanish 9-14

Agenda-Walsh SGC 10-8-14

Agenda-Walsh SGC 11-5-14

Agenda-Walsh SGC 11-5-14

Minutes Walsh SGC 11-5-14

Agenda-Walsh SGC 2-11-15

Minutes Walsh SGC 2-11-15

Agenda- Walsh SGC 3-18-15

Minutes Walsh SGC 3-25-15

Agenda- Walsh SGC 4-16-15

Minutes Walsh SGC 3-25-15

Agenda- Walsh SGC 9-22-15

Election Results 2015

Agenda 10-20-2015