A blog to keep the community informed about the news and events at George Waters Middle School!
Treasurers Report$1844.10 is the balance after commitments (in available $)Fundraiser #2 - Lamontange approximate profit of $3400. Canteen profits of $22.00 - consideration from Parent Council 'is it worth it' to run canteens?Parent Council will consider running a canteen for the April 13 Destination Imagination Tournament.Next Fundraiser is in Feb 2013 - Magazine sales.
President's ReportMr. Speechley (gym) requested additional funds for the ski trip for up to $300. Will be revisit this in the new year. Other requests for gr 6 bus for camp, active living, and band, will also be looked at.Santa Shop has requested $300 (Mrs. Foster) to help run the event again this year. Motion approved. Mrs. Goodwin will attend the CARE assembly on Nov 14/12
Coupon cards will be given to award winners at CARE assemblies.
Principal's ReportThe SJASD Board sent a letter to the local community club to review upgrades to the area behind GWMS/SJC fields. The local CC will consider their options.Dec 4 Parent Council - Digital Learning presentation, all parents invited.November 13, 2012 - Launching Launch of Day of Pink Campaign- Minister of Education, RBC reps, Board Office will be at GW to launchShow and Save possibility was declined for 2012-13, PC will consider potentially for 2013-14. This decision will be made sometime in May or June 2013.Parent Teacher Conferences - Nov 20, 2012 4 - 8 PM. (before report cards)