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Hamagrael PTA meeting minutes – January 17, 2019

Filed in Archive by on March 15, 2019

Location: Hamagrael Library

Time: 7 p.m.


  • President’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Principal’s Report
  • Committee Chair Reports/ News
  • Other News
  • Upcoming PTA Events


  • Meeting to call to order @ 7:05pm -Helmut and Gianna (1st and 2nd the motion).

President’s report (Helmut Phillip):

  • Welcome PTA members, 4 members, Deb Wooster, Mr. K and board in attendance.
  • Motion to adopt the January 2019 minutes – Helmut Phillip and Colleen Driggs (1st and 2nd the motion)
  • Family PTA survey results are in. Further discussion will be needed to determine if there is room to cut/introduce programs.

Treasurer’s report (Gianna and Colleen):

  • Budget is current and up to date.
  • Budget spreadsheet provided.

Committee chair reports/news:

Family Math and Science Night

  • Very successful, the online sign up was easier to navigate than the hardcopies.
  • Grouping of students worked well, (K-1, 2-3, 4-5). Will use this breakout again next year


  • Low turnout, likely due to the break for the holidays.
  • Discussed promoting it more through social media/PTA emails for next event.

Upcoming Events:

  • Scholastic Book Fair (3/5-3/7)

In attendance: Helmut Phillip (co-president), Colleen Driggs, (Co-Treas), Gianna Aiezza, Lori Bosworth (Sec.), Principal David Ksanzank, Teacher Rep: Emily Labate

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Submitted by: Lori Bosworth, Secretary