DISTRICT WIDE SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT COMMITTEE

Meeting Minutes, Tuesday, 11 October 2011

3:15 p.m. Room 157 FA

 

Committee Members Present: Steve Dupree, Jerry Griffin, Caralee Kardash, Missy LaFlesh, Jackie McCarthy, Darcy Rabideau, Carol Van Riper

 

Committee Absent: Keely Dunshee, Kitty Eldridge, Helen Martin

 

Meeting called to order by Jerry Griffin at 3:15p.m.

 

Minutes of 10 May 2011 were approved.

 

Shareholder Reports

Davis

-Building Assessment done

-Data Team to meet 12 October

-Field trips to apple orchard and Adirondack train ride went well

-Open House went well

Flanders

-Building Assessment done

-Data Team met 1st week of school

-AIS committee has met

-Open house coming up

 

St. Josephs

-Walk for Rhett went well

-3rd grade field trip to Upper Canada Village done

-5th grade field trip to 4-H Camp for Environmental Conservation Day done

 

Middle School

Middle School Student

 

Franklin Academy

-Open house went well

-Back to normal without 8th grade

-Refreshing start to the year

 

Franklin Academy student

 

BOE

-Received construction presentation

-Already talking budget

-Jen Massaro presented on Science and Swim Camp

 

CSEA

 

MAA

 

MFT

-Social events at the Wagon Wheel and Moes kicked off the school year

-Family pumpkin carving is planned

-High praise to all involved getting staff into rooms smoothly at last minute

 

Parent

 

Superintendent

-Impressed with flexibility of all staff at the smooth opening of school

Old Business

-New Business

-Restructuring:

-Change meeting time to 2:45 on a trial basis.

-Change meeting room to Room 157.

-Would like to see goals tackle issues and upcoming events that may need help

-Would look at things differently, bring us things that dont go anywhere else

 

-Reconfiguration:

-Dominic Barse and Dave Brooks worked hard on transportation map

-If BOE says go, would like to present to staffs at March Staff Development

-Hope to hash out logistical and budget issues, cachement area, seniority, supplies, and room placement

 

 

Other

-Next DWSIC meeting 8 November at FA Room 157, 2:45 p.m.

 

Meeting adjourned by Jerry Griffin at 3:50 p.m.

 

Respectfully submitted,

Melissa J. Smith

St. Josephs Community School

518-483-7806

mjsmith@malonecsd.org