December 2021 Minutes

December 3, 2021 meeting opened at 2:15 pm
adjourned at 2:45 pm

December 2021 Minutes

PTO MEETING MINUTES
December 3, 2021
meeting opened at 2:15
meeting adjourned at 2:55

MEMBERS PRESENT
Audree Willardsen
LeeAnn Loss
Kathleen Heaton
Hui Wang
Heather Fisher
Ms. Michelle Velarde (1-2nd grade teacher)
Ms. Debra Stancliff (treasurer, lead teacher)
Ms. Roberts (4-5th grade)

HOLIDAY PARTY DECEMBER 17
Friday Pajama Day and Gingerbread Houses, candy and glue guns and candy right after lunch, holiday classroom activities in the morning

TODOS
Kathleen send out a Sign Up Genius for the Gingerbread House School Christmas Party
Everybody else sign up on it to bring stuff!
Link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0A45AEA82BA6FC1-blue1

SOT REPORT
next meeting January 11th
members: Thomas Saubert, Debra Stancliff, Joseph Gonzalez, Michelle Velarde

TEACHERS' REPORTS
The Tortoise Habitat is done! Now all we have to do is wait until spring to get one!
4-5th class raised over $1000 for SNARL! Ceremony on Wednesday, December 15

COMMUNITY REPORT
See the Blue Diamond Villager’s facebook group page for details on these and more community events. You either have to live here and show a Blue Diamond address, or have a student at this school. I am the moderator of the facebook group I let you into the group if you text me and let me know that you have requested to be added. 702-274-0116. Coming up:
Christmas craft at the library, December 16
Christmas Caroling, December 23, Quonset Hut
Quonset December 10th Movie night

BDRA TALENT SHOW FUNDRAISER FOR PTO
Early in the year
Individual Class acts, 2 per class
Individual and small group acts, sign up form
Teacher rock band
We will pick a date and plan for it at the January PTO meeting

RUN CLUB STARTS IN JANUARY
Monday, Wednesday, Fridays at 2:15
We will start with 15 minute stretch and run and gradually build minutes onto the workout each week until we get conditioned enough to run a 5k
Pick a 5k to sign up for in the community
Two volunteers to help Heather Fisher and Miss Roberts

TREASURER’S REPORT
Snack shack raised money for SNARL
PTO can continue snack shack if we want
PTO paid for pizza party and SNARL award luncheon
Teachers can submit receipts and get VENMO reimbursement

PTO BUSINESS REPORT
Blue Diamond Elementary School PTO facebook is a closed account, so please request to be added here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1688191288077965/

TEACHER GIFTS
Surprise
Need list of teachers and staff names/positions

NEXT MEETING
Friday, January 7, in Miss Roberts’ room at 2:15pm