PTA - June '19

  • Emily Chen called the meeting to order.

  • Andrea Boffa presented the minutes from the May meeting; they were approved.

  • Monique Minto-Gonzalez presented the budget.

  • Keisha DeVaughn and Qahira Smalls recognized the significant volunteering efforts of Valerie Glascow and Ms Odessa.

  • Ms Hope addressed the meeting:

    • She reminded students to do lots of reading and that the book list can provide suggested books at appropriate levels. Summer homework also includes a math calendar.

    • New initiatives for the upcoming 2019/2020 school year include a new hydroponic lab for grades Pre-K through 3rd. Grades 4 & 5 will have engineering. The school will continue to partner with Alvin Ailey in grades 2, 3, 4 and 5 while Ms Williams will be covering pre-k through one. Finally grade 5 will being reconfigured and decompartmentalized. 

    • Ms Hope reminded everyone that the teachers come in to get ready for the next year over the summer

  • Emily Chen adjourned the meeting.

  • We will see you all in the Fall of 2019!

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