Eillis Elementary
Community Council Minutes
May 7, 2019, 2019
Conference Room @ 3pm

Attendees

  • Amy Anderson
  • Doug Beach
  • Farina Buttars
  • Cori Bingham
  • Karol Marroquin
  • Katie Nielsen
  • Emily Wengert

  1. Welcome - Amy (1 minute)
  2. Approve Minutes from April 9, 2019
    • Motion to approve, passed
  3. Parent Involvement Night - Amy (30 minutes)
    • Follow up:
      Still planning on outdoors. Need to get cups, trays, spoons (Doug). Need food handlers for folks. Doug talk to janiotr (Chris) about power. Vendors can set up at 4:30. Cori- bring 2 Gotts. 4 containers total.
    • Food:
      • Amy - getting island food
      • Emily - Panda Express, box and booth. We serve.
      • Greek Streak is coming - pita bread with lamb and cheese.
      • Tandoori/Indian Oven over for Indian food still an option
      • MayMoes - bringing jumbalaya. We serve.
      • Pawnis - we serve
      • Café Sabor - ??
      • Doug - Firehouse, bringing 6 trays of pasta. We serve.
      • Pacos Tacos - $1 tacos from taco truck
      • Tamales - we serve.
      • Drinks - we serve.
    • Other Activities:
      • Music
      • Dance
      • Artistry? Jani
  4. Community Council for 2019-2020 (15 minutes)
    Review of tenure: Next year Council parents: Justin DeRose (1 year remaining), Karol Marroquin (1 year remaining), Katie Nielsen (2 years), Cori Bingham (2 years), Grandparents, guardians are eligible to serve. Motion to accept nominations all through the summer. Need a 2:1 ratio of parents to staff. Seconded.
  5. Comments and Input - General (10 minutes)
    • The amendments we made were passed by the school board without comment. Need to have next year's technology ordered.
    • Teacher update. Six new teachers:
    • Jennifer Pederson - 4th grade (higher education experience).
    • 1st grade Miss Montgomery
    • 2nd grade, from Sunnyside.
    • 1st grade Miss Child, from St, George.
    • Kindergarten - Jennifer Johnson, from Woodruff.
    • Ellis was lucky to get all the new teachers we wanted.
    • General discussion about the new Ellis School.
  6. Adjournment - Amy (1 minute)
    • Motion to adjourn, seconded