Meeting Minutes March 19, 2019

Cooper Middle School PTO

General Membership Meeting Minutes

March 19, 2019

Meeting called to order by Heather Murphy Capps:   9:38 AM, in Room 130.

Motion to approve February General Meeting Minutes: Approved.

Officers’ Reports

  • President’s Report (Heather Murphy Capps)
    • World Heritage Night
      • 8th grade language students required to participate.
      • Volunteers still needed.
    • Nominating Committee
      • Will present slate in April, vote in May.
    • Teacher appreciation Week
      • May 6-10.

Other Reports:

  • Band program (Mary Kunkemueller)
    • Bands on the Run, March 31 @ Langley
      • Encourage all to run/walk.
      • Elementary school students welcome too.
      • Adult volunteers needed.

Speaker Presentations
Laura Skeen (LHS PTSA president elect):

  • Communications
    • PTSA bi-monthly meetings.
    • PTSA website:  www.ptsalangley.org.
  • Looking for Class Parents for Class of 2023
    • Will serve for 4 years.
    • PTSA tries to balance group among boy/girl parents, feeder schools, etc.

  • Includes:
    • lead class parent,
    • treasurer,
    • volunteer coordinator,
    • communications,
    • class coffees/parent forums (3 per year),
    • class dinners (1 per year),
    • senior slideshow,
    • all night grad party liaison, and
    • prom.
    • Hope to fill all roles within month.
  • Dates
    • Freshman orientation August 22.
    • First day of school August 26.
    • Fall sports tryouts start in early August.

Kelly Rankin, Substance Abuse Prevention Specialist, Langley Pyramid:

Arlene Randall, Principal

Meeting adjourned:  11:00 AM
         
Minutes compiled by:
Christy Prame, Recording Secretary