PAC meeting notes: Feb 20th Special guest: Jerry LaVaute-Belleville View
Mr. Wilsey gave update from parent meeting and will send out a summary to parents.
Meeting of the minds workshop held for facilitators, NT school coach to work with facilitators. Facilitators working towards NT Network certifications.
Parents urged to check Michigan Department of Education for common core standards; to see what facilitators need to teach and what students need to learn.
Urged parents to check students agendas in Echo to see their day to day goings on.
Edu link- replaces prior Honeywell system
-need to know how to update contact info when there are changes. Mr. Wilsey to post steps for updating on BNT parents website and/or Fusion (VBPS website)
Would like to form some critical fringe groups-work with facilitators to review and reflect on projects and provide input. Please email email@example.com if you are interested.
Mrs. Garland thanked all that participated in the farm project! There were over 40 community members in attendance, with special thanks to Mrs. Robeickewicz (apologize if mis-spelled:).
She also invited all 10th graders to participate in the relay for life event this year with the 9th grade, held on May 18th, 19th in Canton. If any parents are interested in being a part of the key meetings for this event, you are welcome, first one is march 9th. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
U of M Baseball spring games= less of a time commitment per game, (4-5 hours) $180 earned per game. Need 4-5 people per game, games on weekends. We hope you will help out!
These monies support student celebrations, community activities and field trips!
If you have a great idea or would like to help, please email email@example.com, we are always looking for good ideas!
- March 15- UMix Skate night for New Tech Banners
- May 4- U of M Commencement (18-24 people needed) proceeds help the cancer walk project headed up by Mrs. Garland
- Various dates March-May helping with U of M Softball– proceeds go towards celebrations, float $, field trips, etc…
**Sign up sheets will be available next week on the facebook page!!
Field trip advisory committee
List of possible educational events shared, including free exhibits and college fairs and virtual field trips! Committee to work with facilitators on potential events that tie in with projects.
If you are interested in participating or have a great field trip idea, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Celebration advisory committee
List of ideas shared, discussed who to contact re building use, possible swim night, basketball vs facilitators/parents, Romulus rec center, Zap Zone, etc… If you would like to be a part of this, please contact email@example.com
Float building committee
We would like to show off BNT to our community and present a student made float at the strawberry festival this year!
Working on theme contest flyers for students and steps to create a float
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have experience in this area and can offer your help and/or knowledge so we represent our school in the best possible way!
Next meeting: Wednesday, March 20th BHS Media Center 6:00 PM Refreshments Served
Hope to see you there!