`THE NEW YORK STATE CONGRESS OF PARENTS AND TEACHERS, INC. Branch of the National
JOHN LEWIS CHILDS SCHOOL PTA

9/21/22

The meeting of the PTA was called to order at 5:07 by Kathy Sweeny, Co-President

Approval of last general meeting’s minutes presented by Recording Secretary, Christina Vincent. They were approved by Kathy Sweeny and Lisa Fox

Treasurer’s Report:

● The balance in the account is: a little over $11k Treasurer, Nicole DiStefano stated money will be spent on movie night, BE kind Shirts for all new students and prek and Family Bingo night as these are give backs from the PTA. Wanted to Thank Kerry & Maureen for the successful audit. Thank you to all the Volunteers for getting the receipts in on time!

Correspondence Report:

1st Vice President, Marisa Kowalski:

  • ●  We had an ABUNDANCE of volunteers to be class parents this year. Thank you so much!

  • ●  Announcement of class parents— all will be receiving an email.

    Corresponding Secretary, Dana Laffey:

  • ●  Would like to thank Marianne Nardella for the balloons on first day of school, and Mrs.

    Lafferty for donating DVDs

  • ●  Please visit our new beautiful website created which has ALL the links you need (join pta,

    spirit wear sale, lunch menu, memberhub, mum sale, ect...)

  • ●  Can also follow us on facebook and instagram

    3rd Vice President, Liz Santos:

● Join the PTA! We have 204 members so far! You can’t volunteer, be a class parent, or attend

movie night unless you are a member. Joining doesn’t mean you HAVE to come to meetings or volunteer, but we would love to have you! By you joining, we get to do more fun things for all of our children!

2nd Vice President, Angela Rella:

  • ●  1st ever Mum Sale going on now!- Pick up will be either 10/4 & 10/5 **Volunteer

    Opportunity**

  • ●  Spiritwear sale is ongoing- please check our pta website (www.jlcspta.com)

  • ●  Pumpkin Patch- Thursday October 27th for grades pre-k-2nd

  • ●  Halloween Hallway- October 31st

  • ●  PARP- Starts November 7th

  • ●  Book Fair- November 15th & 16th (set up November 14th) **Volunteer Opportunity**

    Speakers: Principal Fazio:

  • ●  Welcome back everyone! Great in person turnout for PTA meeting

  • ●  Thank you to the new PTA board - thankful for them being there at orientation

  • ●  First day of school went very smooth!

  • ●  Goals this year is COMMUNICATION: swift reach, facebook, twitter, email

  • ●  Safety- everyone is locked in the school- all visitors need to have an appointment and ID to be

    allowed in the building. Officer Murphy is coming to talk to the children about safety,

    stranger danger, and internet safety.

  • ●  Need Parents for Saftey Committee & Shared Decision Committee

PTA President’s Report: New Business:

● Important upcoming dates:
6th Grade Parents Meeting- TONIGHT at 7pm

Be Kind Shirts- order deadline for new shirts is this friday 9/23– all new students will receive one for free

pre-k and

Keep in

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Picture Day- Friday October 14th
Next PTA meeting- Thursday, November 17th at 5pm

Touch with us
Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/jlcspta/
Remind- https://www.remind.com/classes/jlcspta Website- www.jlcspta.com
Instagram- @jlcsptafp
Textcaster- Sign up for Textcaster to receive text updates Memberhub- jlcspta.new.memberhub.store
GMAIL: JLCSPTAFP@GMAIL.COM

PTA Board 2022/2023

  

Co:Presidents- Kathy Sweeney & Jackie Leonard 1st Vice President – Marisa Kowalski
President- Angela Rella 3Rd Vice President – Liz Santos Treasurer – Nicole DeStefano Recording Secretary – Christina Vincent Corresponding Secretary – Dana Laffey
The meeting was adjourned at 5:51 by Co-Presidents: Kathy Sweeny & Jackie Leonard Submitted and typed by Christina Vincent.

2nd Vice

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