Partners in Education

     April 17, 2014

    Meeting Minutes

    Present:  Principal, Linda O’Shaughnessy; Launa Abrahamson; Julie Salvitti; Heather York; and Corinne Wiborg


     1)      Principal’s Report with upcoming events:

     ·        Thank you for attending PIE and your help    

     ·        April 23-May 28 – MSP testing

     ·        April 25 – Falcon Talent Show


     2)      Treasurer’s Report:  Balance $2,357.14


    3)      Discussion Items:

     ·        Box Tops and Labels for Education ends April 30. 

     ·        April 21-May 16 – Fund-a-Falcon.  We want to have them hung on a wall where students can see them.  We want to thank businesses on BMS website for donating.   We will have a winner from the 7th and 8th grade class with award of a gift card of their choice.       

    ·        Teacher appreciation week, May 5-9. PIE would like to gift the teachers’ lunch room.  Some ideas are silverware, paper towels, and electric can opener.

     ·        We need to check with Invest Education to see if there are any students that are in need.
    ·        PIE will purchase 16 yearbooks for students in need.  

     ·        Cinco de Mayo, May 5th – we will count Box Tops with Launa!

     ·        Next year PIE Officers – We hope to keep some of the 7th grade parents.  

     ·        We need contact parents of Bush Middle School via e-mail/phone to inform them about PIE meetings that are held every month, on the third Thursday at 6:00 pm.       

     ·        Teacher’s appreciation day

              o   5/9/14 afternoon snacks

             o   Remember NO NUTS.  Many teachers have severe allergies. 


     4)      2013-2014 PIE Group

     President - Launa Abrahamson

     Vice President – Heather York

     Treasurer – Julie Salvitti

     Fundraising Coordinator – Sarah Pizana

     Secretary - Corinne Wiborg

    Volunteer Coordinator – Heather York


    Next meeting: Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 6:00p.m.