Terrie McFadden, Karyne Bienvenue, Shannon McAdams, April Williams, Gail
Schweighart, Susie Hise, Karla Straube, Shawn Williams, Holly VanRoss, Arlene
Hamilton, Kathryn Nepper, Jennifer Carr, James Harpole, Shainer Gerz.
McFadden could not be present.
Helping to build Community!
Arlene spoke on behalf of Alan Adler:
… The Territorial Web site is up & running online at http://www.junctioncity.k12.or.us/Territorial/index.htm - much thanks to James Harpole for working so hard on this project.
… Request for TPA to help finance PE Program from January through March. The amount requested of $500 from TPA will be matched with an additional $500 from Territorial School Student Activity Fund (not from School District) for a total payment of $1,000 to PE Instructor, Sally Crum
… $150 check issued for framing the Lewis & Clark mosaic.
Jog-A-Thon fundraiser reaching to approximately $5,100!!!
TPA New Business:
… Request for update on Reading Counts Program; an additional gift certificate from Maziís received. Pre-school is doing well, Kindergarten is in the lead with one student at 945 minutes, 3rd Grade is lacking participation & 4th Grade is doing well. There are (3) prizes allocated per grade at this time. Will submit pizza & ice cream in January. Need to order 160 ice cream servings ñ individual servings instead of hand-scoop.
… January 28th is the date for the ice cream and pizza party. Pre-school & Kindergarten will go together.
… Pam Nelson, Kindergarten Teacher requests White Boards, (12) 9x12 dry-erase boards at an approximate cost of $30 total. A bulk purchase of (36) would be $60. Approved $60 for dry-erase boards.
… Approved $500 for Sally Crum, PE Instructor, for January through March.
… Holiday Bazaar; setup on 1:30 Friday, 12/10/04. Among all the donations, Euphoria Chocolates sent 3 lb. bag of chocolates, Clark Ceramics, Robert Marks donated $100, Jerryís Home Improvement - Get Coffee bags, oil lamps, cookie jars.
… $28.05 has been spent toward Wednesday & Thursday 3rd grade class project. Needed are small pine cones & cedar tree parts.
… No TPA by-laws are present or can be located from previous years. Emphasis on professionalism for the TPA meetings, guidelines & activities.
… TPA budget process to be enforced for next year & allocation of funds for expected yearly expenses.
… Upcoming fundraisers: Cookie Dough sale looks good-to-go; Cruise-In - $2,000 signature every couple of years ñ 50% pizza & bingo suggestion ñ work on setting it up; suggest alternating years for some events to add variety.
Next TPA meeting January 4th, Media Center.
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