Missed It? Here's our August 2020 PFC Meeting Summary, Minutes & Video
Wed, Aug 19 11:14am

Thanks to the parents and staff that were able to attend the first PFC meeting of the 2020/2021 school year! Fear not, if you missed it, you will find the minutes attached at the end of this note, and a link to the Zoom video. We had an incredible 72 members show up. What a testament to the commitment and sense of community within our school. 

Here are a few highlights from our meeting:

  • Introduction of our PFC Executive team

  • We heard from Principal Luong. Topics covered include:

    • A successful first day of school, Chromebook distribution, and password resets,

    • Vocal Music, Library and Instrumental Music class Updates,

    • Introduction of Ellen Bellendir, our Math Intervention teacher, and Lee Chakalozian, our new Reading Intervention teacher, and the work they will do during distance learning,

    • Introduction of our Site Tech II and STEM teacher, Patty Galindo, and the fun STEM instruction she will be providing soon to K-5th students, 

  • A 2020/2021 budget review by Melanie Mitsch 

    • 65% of income needs to come from Jaguar fund, Most of our expense is campus support like print shop and on-line subscriptions, and staff salaries.

    • Followed by a Q&A. 

Please consider donating to Jaguar Fund. The teachers that we met are financed by the Jaguar Fund and they are an invaluable resource to our school and students. We are striving for 100% participation. Every penny counts!

Victoria Devincenzi
PFC Secretary

August 18, 2020 PFC Meeting Recording: