King George Parent Advisory Council

Meeting Minutes

 November 15, 2016

Meeting started 7:00 PM

In attendance:
Tim Philps
, Chair
Jen Moorhead, Treasurer
Jason Lauzon, Principal
Approximately 10 parents
 

1. Treasurer Report  

  • Budget for allocating funds approved at $17500 for 2016/2017
  • All voted and all approved at the meeting. Details to follow for distribution. Check website for specific details.

2. Principals Report: Jason Lauzon

  • Luke Modder: liaison with UBC and student teacher program which is in effect.
  • Elsie Roy and Lord Roberts continue to collaborate with KG to keep schools connected and enrolment increasing.
  • Curriculum meetings last week / will be minimal impact to KG as very similar to existing MYP/IB programs.
  • Halloween Dance Oct 31 a success and well attended, no issues to report.
  • Parent Teacher Conferences: upcoming, please book appointments on line.
  • Funding for school this year is 20% less than previous year as a result of the VSB budget.
  • Grad venue for reception is still pending/ Miss E to report back on this at a future PAC meeting. 

3. Teachers Report 

  • Interim report cards sent home 2 weeks ago for grade 8-10
  • Report cards: paper copy will no longer be offered.  Nov 28-Dec 9 you will be able to log into MyEd to access the online system for report cards. Each student has been provided a log in id and password. KG will no longer be offering paper based report cards.
  • Remembrance Day ceremony last week, very successful with full student participation. 

 

Meeting adjourned: 8:00 PM

Next PAC meeting Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 7:00PM
King George Library