ST. ANDREW SCHOOL COMMITTEE
MARCH 6, 2014 – 7:00 P.M.
Members Present: John Chovanec Lauren Bandler
Dr. Jeff Scherer Jesse Wright
Anne Foster Shari Loback
Cathy Gengler Dave Malisow
Members Absent: Fr. Jim Schuerman
Fr. Angel Anaya
The minutes of the February 5, 2014 meeting were approved.
Pastor’s Report: None
Principal’s Report: The Family Note will be sent electronically on Fridays, and a paper copy will be sent out upon request. The budget is completed. (See budget worksheet) 140 students have been budgeted. John will follow up on a school choice meeting. A question was brought up about what ties does St. Andrew’s have if state money is taken?
Teacher’s Report: None
Home & School Committee: Offering Envelopes for the children are ready for printing. Committee is paying for the envelopes. Also discussed: Eric Szatkowski’s Dangers of the Internet Presentation; middle school drive and kindergarten information night. Kindergarten screening will be March 26, 2014. “Move Up Day” for kindergarten families will be June 6, 2014.
Technology Committee: Grant for server. Internet services in school are different on different floors. Dave Malisow will check on that.
Athletics: No report
Building & Grounds: No report
Finance: Closed Session discussion-Budget Approved by School Committee.
Old Business: Addition of St. Pat’s member to School Committee
Brainstorm Session: Lauren Bandler – Committee organization, i.e., finance, fundraising, communication, building & grounds, scholastic, athletics, parent-teacher group.
Review of By-Laws from 1992. Members should bring ideas for changes to By-Laws to next meeting.
Closed Session: Approval of budget
Next meeting will be April 16, 2014
Meeting was adjourned at 8:40 p.m.