Yesterday evening we held our first School Council meeting of the year.  Congratulations and thank you to our new executive!

School Council Executive

Alyssa Vasey – Co-Chair (returning), Nikki Gingrich – Co-Chair

Geta Hutuleac – Treasurer

Ashley Furlong – Secretary

 

Meetings are held every second Wednesday of the month (with some exceptions) at 7 p.m. in our Library.

School Council meetings will be held on October 9, November 13, January 15, February 12, April 8, May 13, June 10 (Fun Fair), June 17

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Mandated by the Ministry of Education, a School Council is a group of parents, school and community members who are committed to working together to support their local school.  School Councils typically deal with agenda items such as the following:

  • development of bylaws and procedures for the school council
  • code of conduct and safety initiatives for students
  • fundraising policy and programs, etc.

A school council also serves as an effective and important communication tool between the parents and the school.  Generally our School Council meetings are held the second or third Wednesday of each month and are open to all parents/guardians and community members whether or not they are voting members of the council.  We invite and encourage all parents and guardians of Meadowlane students to consider joining this hardworking and dedicated group. It’s a great opportunity to become involved at Meadowlane Public School.