Meeting called to order by Joanna Kaney-Olivari
Minutes from 1/25/2016 were approved by Carolyne Brunson, seconded by Terri Bianchi
Treasurer’s Report (Tish Jones) –
$700 left in Hospitality fund
Box Top check ($2,000) not in yet – using to purchase window display box & sidewalk marquee
Teacher Liaison (Kimberly Schandel) –
Thank you from the teachers for the Valentine surprise
5th grade fundraisers to help 5th grade students go to Seaworld
Pioneer Post (Terri Bianchi) –
Digital post to be sent to teachers (instead of KRPs) to submit to parents
Laura Reese – Holiday Shoppe ‘thank you’ message
Add to Post: Log on to ptepta.com, Talent Show (3/17), Junk in the Trunk (4/2), Book Fair (4/25-4/29)(volunteers needed), PTA board positions open – visit website, Box Top
PTE PTA webpage (Tabatha DiDomenico)-
Website flyer went out Feb 19th
Box Tops (Shanna Galbreath) –
Last day of collection for this school year is Friday, May 6th
KRP leader (Shanna Galbreath)-
New PTA letterhead for easy recognition for communications with PTE families
Open a new PTA gmail address for forwarding information to parents (pinetrailPTA411@gmail.com)
Secret Valentine for Teachers –
Talent Show (March 17) –
Must change time from 5:30 to 6:00
First 25 applicants chosen – 11 spots already taken
Junk in the Trunk (April 2nd) –
$25 per spot / 9a – 1p
fundraiser for Teacher Appreciation Week
must contact Southern State of Mind & 1 other food option
Schoola.com (Tabatha DiDomenico)-
Spring clothing drive planned for April 2nd (at Junk in the Trunk) and the following week
Book Fair (April 25 – April 29) –
Changed date from May 2 – May 6 due to Media Center construction beginning on May 2nd.
Teacher Appreciation Week (May 2 – May 6) –
Funds to come from Junk in the Trunk
Silent Auction –
Date determined – Tuesday, May 24th
Outside Fundraisers –
Rocks & Ropes/Jump Rope for Heart being re-evaluated because the donations leave our school
Fun Run / Walk-A-Thon to be scheduled for next year to give back to Pine Trail’s PE Dept.
Board Positions 2016 – 2017
Openings are posted on website. Board members asked to head hunt. 🙂
Principal’s Report (Tami Fisher) –
Media Center will need lots of help prepping for remodel.
Major construction starts in Media Center May 2nd.
Construction planned to last 15 months.
Meeting Adjourned at 2:00pm
Next PTA General Meeting: Monday, March 17, 2016 6:00pm (Talent Show).
Next PTA Board Meeting: Monday, March 28, 2016 12:30pm.