Posted by Dustin Black at 3/21/2012 8:35:00 PM
March 21, 2012
Welcome Everyone! Please sign in. Thank you all for coming!
Oliver Heckman Board Members:
President: Kathy Buczek Treasurer: Jahaira Paino Webmaster: Dustin Black
1st Vice Pres: Kristen Nolan Budget Chair Person: Michelle Marte--absent Recording Secretary: Kathy Roosa
2nd Vice President: RaeAnn Resta Corresponding Secretary: Jennifer Nowak Historian: Chris Dyszel
*Introduction of Attendees:
*President Beginning Announcement:
~Approve March minutes next month
*Principals Report- Mr.Kern
Thank you for K Registration
Queen Nur Assembly was on Feb 23
Dr. Suess Day: Colorful attire!
March 6---4th and 5th grade students went to see Into the Woods at Maple Point Middle School
5th grade scheduled to go see the high school musical program on March 29th
Reading Olympics-next Thursday
POTH Wed. 28th for Evening performance on the 30th
PSSA’s: dates are on calendar and website
*Treasurers Report: Jahaira Paino
President’s continued Announcements:
Ice Cream Social Reward Day—A special thank you to the teachers for organizing this and also a special thank you to you the PTO for providing the funds. The children really do enjoy all of these events.
JDRF- is going on this week. Charity Event. Please send in a dollar to help Juvenile Diabetes Research.
Class trips: Are all being scheduled and on their way.
1st: Walnut Street Theater 4/10
2nd: May 17 Academy of Natural Sciences.
3rd: May 7th Mall/service learning project
4th: More information will be forthcoming
5th: May 30 Camden Aquarium
PTO POTH- Lots of information. 5th Grade Parent Group will perform, In School Show on 3/28 Exciting! Go Heckman!
~Yearbook happenings: Yearbook sales are subject to availability only. So please do not delay. Thank you Yearbook staff for a wonderful job! I am impressed with it already! I am looking forward to seeing the completed book.
~Poetrypalooza Pops! – Mrs. Connolly has come up with a new reading incentive for this year to coincide with our Author Day visit scheduled for May. Her time Line: Students are to read 5 poems in February & March. March 30th Poetry forms are due. Any Original poems need to be completed by April 19th. Happy Reading! I will be sending more information via email soon.
Not receiving PTO emails. Please let us know. We have been experiencing some problems which have not been explained.
Heckman T-shirt Orders: Order form and design is online. Orders are due tomorrow.
Chair persons wanted: Hospitality, Going Green, Restaurant night, Paper Copy Person, Holiday Extravaganza, Coffee Talk reporter, new events and more. Please contact me if you are looking to get more involved at any level. We can always use the help!
Board positions – Looking to get more involved or to become a part of the decision making? We would love to have you! Please let me know if you are interested.
Brainstorming: open discussion of new and old ideas, future events and pass events.
March 22nd- Coffee Talk 9:30AM (kids welcome)
Going on now till March 23rd--JDRF- Charity Event
March 28th- In School PTO POTH Show
March 30th- Heckman Spirit Day- School event wear Red/Blue or Heckman shirt
April 16th-20th- PSSA Grade 5- Writing
April 18th- 1.)BookFair Family Night 6-8PM
2.)PTO Meeting 7:45PM
April 19th- Coffee Talk 9:30Am Kids Welcome!
April 26th---Take Your Child to Work Day
March 28th-1.)In School PTO POTH show
2.)PTO POTH Dress rehearsal at Maple Point Middle School. *POTH Groups will have their yearbook photos taken at this time. Please note: This will be the only date available for these photos to meet the yearbook deadline. Thank you in advance for understanding!
April 2, 3, 4, 2012 - School In Session
April 5 & 6, 2012 - District Holiday (School Not in Session)
April 24, 2012 - School In Session
May 28, 2012 - District Holiday (School Not in Session)
June 15, 2012 - Last Day for Students
*Second Last Day of School: Move-Up Day for Fifth Grade. Theme: Around the World. We will be looking for parents to help with video, decorations, picnic, DJ, etc.
* The calendar is subject to change due to inclement weather.
Meeting adjourned: 8:35 PM