Hillpointe Parent Meeting Minutes September 26, 2012

Hillpointe Parent meeting Minutes                                                                                                           September 27, 2012

Old Business

  1.  Advisors will conduct an informational project meeting October 5th from 2-3pm.
  2. Sports- We are continuing to work with Las Vegas Athletic Department to bring sports programs to Discovery.
  3. Student Recognition committee began recognizing birthdays this week and it was an absolute success with the students. Advisors will begin recognizing students in the coming weeks.
  4. Jr Lego League-Alex Smith has volunteered to coach the first Lego League team that will be made up of 6 students ages 6-9.  This program is set to begin mid-October.
  5. Fence- We are still receiving bids and hope to have an update soon.
  6. Trunk and Treat is scheduled for October 25th. Volunteers are needed to ensure a successful event.

New Business

  1. Mr. Anderson’s Movie Making Seminar students are having a car wash fundraiser to raise funds for props.  The car wash will take place on Saturday September 29th at the 7-11 on Buffalo and Washington from 8am to 3:30pm.  Donations of soap, towels, water hoses and sponges are needed.
  2. Ms. Selig’s class is involved in a community service project.  She is asking for donations of various items to send in care packages to the troops.  A full listing of these can be found at http://missseligsclass.weebly.com/
  3. Discussion regarding music seminars and music during Fridays.
  4. Discussion regarding an article featured in Parents magazine about whether or not homework is necessary.
  5. Discussion about parent/teacher meetings.  Teachers are available for meetings on Fridays in addition to the 9 week and 27 week parent/teacher meetings.
  6. Students will begin the student council/leadership selection process this week.
  7. Parent shared Little Cesars pizza party opportunity.