January 11th, Minutes

Agenda: Jan 11th, 2021


Principal's Report:

1. HDSB New process for promoting Equity and inclusion - see handout.

2. HDSB Census

3. JWB Grad photos will go ahead - details to follow soon.

4. JWB No spirit wear this year due to Covid 19 restrictions.

Next Council Meeting: March 8th 7 PM

We will send a google meet link closer to the time. A reminder to use google chrome to enter, and for easy access, you can use your child's school account to log on.




Thank you to everyone who attended last night's council meeting. Please see notes below for your reference and review.

Agenda: November 9th 2020


• Principal’s Report

• Questions

Principal's Report:

1. Corona case update: 3 cases identified; school took the necessary action as per the guidelines by Halton Public health. All 3 cases have recovered. Currently no case in the school

2. Remembrance Day: At 11.00am (moment of silence and playing of “The Last Post”)

· Poppy fund: No touch boxes

· Poppy wearables to be sent in each class

3. Progress reports completed and would be going home November 23

- Any issues on progress report parents should reach out to Class teachers

4. Teachers would be setting up Virtual parent teacher meet, and links to google meet would be sent soon.

5. As per the directive from board no fundraising/ spirit wear/ group picture for now

6. Incorporate principles of equity and inclusive education into all aspects of operations, structures, policies, procedures, guidelines and practice.

· Initial audits by board to help plan the roadmap

· We would be getting some more updates on JWB path forward

Questions:

- Parents involvement to help drive principles of equity and inclusive education

- Involvement of grade 7-8 in school: Ms. Macaulay shared her thoughts on creating Virtual leadership group

Next Council Meeting: January 11th 7 PM

We will send a google meet link closer to the time. A reminder to use google chrome to enter, and for easy access, you can use your child's school account to log on.





Thank you to everyone who attended last night's council meeting. Please see notes below for your reference and review.


Agenda: October 19th

• Welcome

• Principal’s Report

• Teacher’s Update

• Treasurer’s Report 2019-2020

• Position elections for 2020-2021

• Fundraising Ideas

• Committee Planning

• New Business


Principal's Report:



1. JWB will be purchasing 5 new projectors to support our smartboard technology. These are roughly $2000 each and will be coming from school curricular funds.


2. Staffing news:

-Ms. Pecarski will be staying in class 4/5-1 for the remainder of the year

-Ms. Molnar will remain as the intermediate SERT until the end of November

-Mrs.Davidson will return the end of October

-Mrs. Philips will remain in KF 2 until March

-Ms. Gligic will remain in 1-1 until the end of November

-Mrs. Salai will be off for the next few weeks


3. Progress reports will go home November 23

-Virtual Student Led Conferences will take place November 27th


4. Each classroom teacher will be sending you a link to their virtual open house that will take place the week of October 26-30th.



2020-2021 School Council:


Co-Chairs: Jodi Correia and Tracy Houston

Treasurer: Lesli Bowker

Secretaries: Ferzeen Sammy and Kanwar Singh


PIC reps: Jessica Collins and Ferzeen Sammy


Voting Members:

Wendy Horn Teacher Rep

Sava Rakas

Sonia Dwarka

Shannon Ballard

Sally Rakas

Kanwar Singh

Angie Konidis

Brenda dewilde

The McMeekins

Ferzeen Sammy

Jessica Collins

Vanessa Duarte


5. No fundraising at this time


6. No committee planning at this time


Next Council Meeting: November 9th 7 PM