Council Meeting Highlights from our meeting on September 18, 2023 at 3:30pm in the Learning Commons.
Trustee Report - John Evans, Ward 2 Trustee
Topics of Interest - upcoming changes to bussing and impact to annual budget and the Road Ahead for the school year.
Check out the Advocacy Letters available on the FSD Website.
Administration Report - Glenn Gibson & Kelli Graham
Topics of Interest
Admin Procedures 350 & 360, among others will be reviewed this year
Changes to the grade level achievements this year: K-6 -> 4 point system, Gr. 7&8 -> 5 point system and Gr. 9 - % based
Levelled Literacy Intervention from 9:30 - 10:15 each morning. Training provided. Come for one or come for all! Email Kelli Graham (firstname.lastname@example.org) with your availability.
Trickster Theater - variety of roles and times during the week of October 2 - 6. Sign Up Here!
Orange Shirt Day - This Thursday Sept 21st & all year
Terry Fox Run - Friday Sept 29th, run at 11am with BBQ afterwards
Parent Association Report - Melissa Christensen
AGM on Monday October 16th @ 3:30pm. Only members can be part of the Board and participate in elections. Complete the Annual Membership Form!
Teacher Lunches - this year Council will arrange for volunteers to help with lunchtime supervision to allow teachers to enjoy lunch together. Reach out to email@example.com if you are interested in being a volunteer.
Outdoor Classroom - up and running for the start of the school year. One last step is to install railing for safety.
Playground Upgrade Project - by end of school year, Parent Assoc. will have completed the project scope for upgrades to the playground surface.
Discussion Topics for Next Meeting
Set meeting dates for remainder of the year
Review Fundraising Plan
Discuss potential Parent Info Nights offered by Divisional Psychologist & Divisional Learning Coach.
COSC Meeting with the Honourable RJ Sigurdson on October 24th.