Eillis Elementary
Community Council Minutes
February 5, 2019
Conference Room @ 3pm

Attendees

  • Doug Beach
  • Emily Wengert
  • Amy Anderson
  • Taylor Smart
  • Katie Nielsen
  • Justin DeRose

Business

  1. Welcome- Amy (1 min.)
  2. Approve Minutes from January 8, 2019
    • Postponed approving minutes until 2 more parents that Faculty arrive.
    • Minutes Approved
  3. Teacher of the Year- Doug (10 min.)
    • Discuss nomination of three people.
    • All nominated by different folks.
    • Come up with some criteria to evaluated them.
      • Leadership effort
      • Extra effort
      • Academically successful (all score above)
      • mentoring capacity
      • Collaboration
      • All a way to be humane in the data-driven enviornment.
    • Objective metrics we used were
      • Academic improvement
      • Collaboration
      • Team effort
    • Teacher of the Year was decided
  4. Parent Involvement Night
    1. Frank Cole for Thurs. March 7, 2019, Advertisitg?
    2. Food? - 'bookworms'
    3. Events?- 'pick up a book'
    4. Teacher Support?
    5. Summary
    6. Ty Whitesides is not coming. Give 45 minutes to Frank. Start at 5:45. Decided to buy books for all students (new). Should we feed/water/book the students? “Celebrate literacy night” $300 to spend on food? Katie will get food from Sams for 300 people. Taylor will sort books for appropriateness. Doug and Amy advertising with take-home flyers.

  5. Comment and Input- General (10 min.)
    • Student Parent School Compact Discussion.
      • We discuessed the changes that were highlighted in red.
      • Reviewed the compact
      • All in favor of supporting the changes
    • School improvement plan must be on the agenda next month.
  6. Adjournment- Amy (1 min.)
    • Motion to adjourn
    • All in favor