Date: December 18, 2015

    Location: GSIC Meeting Room

    Time: 4:30 P.M.

    Attendance: PTO Board Members and Mary Thompson


    New Business:

    • Decision of next meeting time/how often
      • Tuesday, January 19, 2016 @ 6:00 P.M.
      • Meetings monthly or every other month or once a nine weeks?
    • Discussion of Book Fair
      • During lunch week
      • Possibility of having teachers make out a wish list that parents can purchase for them
      • Teachers possibly getting a % off of their orders
      • Need to have people to work the book fair
        • Marie James is available for Tuesday & Thursday
      • School Fundraisers:
        • School Nights @ local businesses
          • Chik-fil-a is full this year but go ahead and get on books for next year
          • Marie to check on other options
            • Skateland
            • Sonic
            • Pizza Hut
            • Firehouse Subs
          • School shirts
            • Check on options for polos and t-shirts
          • Title 1 – make sure to have parents sign in for all school events (to get funding)
          • Talked about possibility of talking to teachers about giving students a homework pass for attending the PTO meeting
          • Need to get with department heads and construct a calendar of all events and how PTO can assist in these events & to ensure no events interfere with each other


    Meeting adjourned at: 5:05 P.M.

    Minutes compiled by: Marie James, PTO Secretary