PARENT COUNCIL MEETING 5 OCTOBER, 2015MINUTES
- Welcome – Miss Struthers welcomed everyone to the meeting.
- Present – Ms Phillips, Mrs Barton, Mrs Dennison, Mrs Ramsay.
- - Mrs McKerron, Miss Struthers
- Apologies – Ms McKerron, Mrs Marshall
- Election of Office Bearers –
Chair – Mrs DennisonSecretary – Mrs RamsayTreasurer – Mrs BartonCo-opted to Council – Mrs McKerron
Ms Phillips will prepare up-dated version for next meeting.
- PTA/School Council Fund
PTA are still happy to fund school trips and extras. We will look into Car Boot Sale for fundraising, or attending one a Lomond Shores.
- Treasurer’s Report
There is £313.22 in School Council Fund.
- School Fund Constitution – Up-date & Signatories
Miss Struthers gave copies of audit reports for 13-14 (attached) andup-dated school fund constitution, which was agreed.
- Headteacher’s Report
School Chaplain – Mr Plenerleith will act as schoochaplain until a permanent replacement for Reverend Sherrard is appointed.School Review – the report should be out by Christmas.Rewards & Prize-Giving – As we are now giving the childr4en weekly certificates we don’t have any to give out at end-of-term services. We are looking at a new award scheme in the school and will keep parents informed as it develops.Curriculum Information – This year’s overview plans were given out (attached).Dates for your diaries - Pantomime Thursday 10th December 7pm in Village Hall. We will be performing ‘Cinders’French – All pupils will have French after the October break and P5-7 will also have Spanish from August 2017.Tablets – Each pupil has been given a tablet in school and will use it for outdoor work and photography.Enterprise – P5-7 pupils have individual enterprise projects this year again. Most will start after the October break.
- Hallowe’en Party
Will be Friday 30th October in school from 1.15pm. We will invite playgroup.We’ll ask Fiona from Post Office to judge. 2x best ciostume and 1x best pumpkin.We agreed a list of games and items required. Every parent will be asked to donate something for party. Mrs Ramsay – hotdogsMiss Struthers – rollsMrs Barton – cakesMrs Dennison – cakesMs Phillips - crispsMrs McKerron - juice We also need doughnuts, apples, toilet rolls and party bags. Miss Struthers will get the prizes from Bonniepack.
- Dates of Future Meetings
Around Christmas – to be decided nearer the time.