September 5, 2013
Glenn, Stephanie Hansen, Amy Jessen, Patty Hales, Jill Nebeker, Marvelle
Morgan, Lauren Woodcock, Cherish Curtis, Amy Skinner, Beth Kunz, Carla Padilla,
Janice Carlsen, Carla Hendricks, Suzie Ruggles
Thought – “It is
our choices that show who we truly are more than our abilities.”
Minutes – Amy
motioned to approve, Jill seconded
Intro of new board
members – Amy Skinner as treasurer and Beth Kunz as pres-elect
Budget – It will
be posted and we will vote on it next month
Vote on new board
members – Cherish made motion and Amy seconded. All were in favor.
teachers – Blimpie sandwiches. 30 teachers joined PTA.
Back to School
Night – Stephanie made a suggestion that next year we announce that the memory
books are the PTA fundraiser.
Conferences – Oct 2 and Oct 3 4-8pm on Weds & 4-7:30 on Thurs. Lunch will
be at 3 pm.
PTSA Students –
looking at cardigans and they want to bedazzle them. Have a skit and costumes
for Welcome Week. Flyers for 7th grade interviewers. Doing the information
session during TA on the 16th.
Reflections – Amy
asked Lauren to tell teachers to encourage their students to participate . The
due date is Oct. 28th. Posters will go up in the halls next week.
Book Fair –
proceeds will go to Language Arts teachers so they can build their own
classroom libraries. Janice proposed that we do Scholastic in the Fall and A+
in the Spring. Stephanie said they did that in the elementary and went back to
always doing Scholastic. We have 1160 students. Patty will get the volunteers.
Get info to Terry Price and it will get put on the OHMS Happenings.
PTA table at
Parent Teacher conferences – hasn’t been very successful in the past. Maybe we
will just send out the info in the OHMS Happenings with screen shots.
Bring Your Parents
to School Day – Nov 15th. Cherish will send it out in the OHMS Happenings. Let
Vickie in the lunchroom know. Have PTSA students manning the front door so the
parents can sign in.
Helping Hands for Teachers
– hand sanitizer for each teacher to offer volunteer help for teachers. We are
requesting that they let us know what they need done and we will find the
volunteers to do it.
– OHMS t-shirts and hoodies
Oct 22nd – vision
screening (need volunteers) 8-11:30am
Oct 24th – Reality
JATC is the same
We discussed the
school grade. OHMS has a B. Grading only takes into account the testing and
does not consider progress made.