Beacon PA Minutes from Meetings
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Beacon PA publish minutes from the meetings and updated information to the Beacon community in the form of emails, mailings and updates to the Beacon website. These may include updated information Beacon School events, curriculum issues, academic opportunities, fundraising events and any other issue that would be of interest to the Beacon community.
Beacon PA General Meeting September 21, 2016 Meeting was called to order by PA Co-president Patricia Roberts at 6:05PM. Patricia welcomed everyone to first Beacon PA General Meeting of 2016-2017 school year. Asked for a show of hands for parents of freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors Encouraged parents to join PA, get active, make friends Introduced ... read more
Beacon PA General Meeting 6/9/16 The meeting was called to order at 6:08 by Co-presidents Jean Chen-Villalba and Patricia Roberts. Dara Kornblatt from the College Office introduced a panel of parents and seniors to discuss the college process. Parent Role in College process: Help student with organization/scheduling Look at schools starting in 11th grade – ... read more
Beacon PA General Meeting 5/12/16 The meeting was called to order at 6:00 by co-president Jean Chen-Villalba An expedited election for all PA positions will be held in June. SLT: 4 meetings were held this year – committee did not feel this was a sufficient number of meetings 5 parent members 5 administration/faculty members Student ... read more
Beacon PA General Meeting 5/12/16 The meeting was called to order at 6:00 by co-president Jean Chen-Villalba An expedited election for all PA positions will be held in June. SLT: 4 meetings were held this year – committee did not feel this was a sufficient number of meetings 5 parent members 5 ... read more
The meeting was called to order at 6:03 by Co-President Jean Chen-Villalba Beacon Auction is Tuesday May 17 The new Dress Code was discussed: Can this issue lead to a forum of community building and discussion between the school and the families? Parents will be speaking with the administration over this issue and ... read more
Beacon PA General Meeting 2/25/16 The Meeting was called to order by co-chairs Patricia Roberts and Jean Chen-Villalba at 6:06. Committee Updates- Beacon Wear Sales: • Very successful year to date • New styles have been added • Volunteers always needed between 11:00-1:30 the last Friday of every month to sell Beacon Wear Auction Update: ... read more
Beacon Parents Association General Meeting 1/28/16 The meeting was called to order by Patricia Roberts at 6:06 Mr. Streep requested that the parent body vote on a change of date for Parent Conferences for 2nd semester, Spring, 2016 Change conference dates from March 10-11 to April 14-15 in order to provide teachers more time to ... read more
Beacon Parents Association General Meeting 12/8/15 Harry Streep, AP, called the meeting to order at 6:10 Subject of meeting was Safety in and around the building Beacon Safety Committee – carries out DOE policies in the building Monthly meetings Set safety policy and protocols under guidance of the DOE New Beacon building ... read more
Beacon General PA Meeting 11/17/15 Meeting was called to order at 6:24 by Jean Chen-Villlalba Update on Fundraising • 30% of families have contributed to date • Asked for everyone to check and see if your company does Matching Gifts • Donations will be solicited during Advisory meetings this week • Fairway Community Partners program ... read more
The meeting was called to order at 6:05 by co-presidents Jean Chen-Villalba and Patricia Roberts. Lettitia Clarke was not present. Patricia welcomed everyone to the meeting. School Leadership Team Expedited Election was held – SLT and Election rules were explained to the parent body: 5 members need to be elected Responsibilities of SLT ... read more
The meeting was called to order at 6:15 by PA co-presidents Patricia Roberts, Lettitia Clarke, and Jean Chen-Villalba. No funding gap this year but needs are great for new school. Patricia appealed to parents for donations to start off the year. Goal this year is high parent participation rate so that we can apply for ... read more