Hillpointe Parent Meeting Minutes November 28, 2012

Hillpointe Parent Meeting Minutes

November 28, 2012

Old Business

  1. Sports Leagues-Basketball and Girls volleyball begin January 5th.  Coaches and players are needed; please email Angie Story at astory@dcslv.org if you are interested.
  2. Discussion regarding parent volunteer opportunities.
  3. Discussion about winter events.  Activities include Heritage Feast and Winter Festival.
  4. Advisor evaluations will occur before the holiday break.  Advisors will be asking parents and students to provide feedback on their effectiveness in the classroom.  This feedback is an excellent tool used during their evaluations and provides a forum for parent voice.

New Business

  1. Barnes & Noble in store book fair will take place on Dec. 15th at the store on Stephanie.  A portion of the sales will be returned to the school.  Online ordering will be available Dec. 16th-20th if you are unable to attend the book fair.
  2. Guitar lessons- Students interested in taking guitar lessons on Fridays please email Angie Story.  12 guitars are available for student use, so space is limited.  Lessons will last for 6 weeks.
  3. Discussion about having a book swap.
  4. Discovery Charter School Rebels night.  January 5th @ 7:00pm.  Tickets are $15 each for Discovery families and friends.  Order online http://unlvtickets.com/athletics/rebel-basketball-promo/     enter promo code: Discovery
  5. Discovery Art Gala – Students will be creating an art piece for the gala to be held February 9th at the Emergency Arts building in downtown Las Vegas.  Proceeds from the event will go into school improvements.  Please email Angie Story at astory@dcslv.org if you would like to help out with this event.