December 2019 Minutes

PTA December Meeting

Henry Barnard Early Childhood Center

PTA meeting Minutes

Dec. 12,. 2019

Start time: 7:00/End time 8:00

Welcome and Introduction

The PTA co-president Rebecca Kramer commenced the meeting by welcoming the attendees and thanking them for their attendance. 

Principal’s Update

Dr. Cracco informed everyone our special needs students attended the Sensory Circus which the PTA sponsored. It was an absolute success and the students and enjoyed the special experience very much. Kindergarteners attended to Bruce Museum another successful field trip that the PTA sponsored. Dr. Cracco explained that their will be a school spirit day in DEcember and this will consist of a school wide assembly on Art. January’s school spirit day students can wear their school gear or school colors. 

Co-President update

Rebecca Kramer explained the details of the PEnguin Patch Holiday Shop that was set up by co-president Kate MERacado and organized by treasurer Brian Grossbauer. The PTA will get a percentage of the sales from the penguin patch. Students can purchase 25 cents to 12 dollar gifts for friends and family. It will take place De. 10-13 sometime during their school day. She explained that originally the PTA has a book fair at this time but the book fair will still take place but in March. She also mentioned that parents can place orders to receive Barnard Gear. Kramer also said in January we will be having a PTA meeting with the superintendent.

Membership Update

REbecca KRamer reiterated in this meeting that Parents should inform their teaches that if their child’s teacher joins the PTA they will have access PTA grants for their classroom which is an incentive and a win win for everyone. So please encourage your teacher to join. 

Upcoming Events

DEc. 10-13 PTA Holiday PEnguin Shop

Jan. 23, 2020 PTA meeting with Superintendent 6pm

Jan 31, 2020 Movie Night 6:30 pm

Feb. 9, 2020 Breakfast with dads (changed to Feb. 8th at 9 am)

FEb. 13, 2020 PTA meeting 7 pm