Colleen Dowd

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  • September 2017

    Dear Parents, With our community-building Ice Cream Social behind us we have completed our initial school opening events and we are happily settling into the new school year. In classrooms, teachers have set the foundation for a continually developing learning family, established routines, and organized procedures. They have also completed baseline testing using Running Records, […]

  • May 2017 Minutes

    School Site Council Meeting Minutes May 4, 2017       3-4:00 p.m.              B-7 Attendees Colleen Dowd, Melanie Mitsch, Ellen Ireland, Amanda Smith, Jennifer Bridge, Chat Bounds, James McKeehan, Rachel Castillo Notes taken by Melanie Mitsch. Minutes for April Jennifer Bridge moved to approve the minutes. Ellen Eyerly seconded motion to approve. Unanimously approved. New Business By-laws […]

  • May 2017 Agenda

    WALNUT ACRES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL MEETING Thursday, May 4, 2017 3:00-4:00 p.m. B-7 Call to Order Attendance                  Introductions Sign-in Minutes for April                                                                                            Action Old Business New Business             Bylaws review/vote                                                   Action Principal’s Report     Assembly on Street Smarts Bike/Walk to School on 5/10 “Green sheets” still available until 5/5 – due by 5/8 […]

  • April 2017 Minutes

    School Site Council Meeting Minutes April 13, 2017    3-4:00 p.m.              B-6 Attendees Colleen Dowd, Melanie Mitsch, Ellen Ireland, Amanda Smith, Rachel Castillo, Erin Eyerly, Doug Grebe Notes taken by Melanie Mitsch. Minutes for March Amanda Smith moved to approve the minutes. Rachel Castillo seconded motion to approve. Unanimously approved. New Business Possibility of a […]

  • April 2017 Agenda

    WALNUT ACRES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL MEETING Thursday, April 13, 2017 3:00-4:00 p.m. B-7 Call to Order Attendance                  Introductions Sign-in Minutes for March                                                                                           Action Old Business New Business             Planning for 2017-18 Considering a longer kindergarten day WA general budgeting commitments .1 FTE of Megan .2 FTE of Lindsay substitutes materials and supplies […]

  • March Minutes 2017

    School Site Council Meeting Minutes February 2, 2017        3-4:00 p.m.                 B-7 Attendees Colleen Dowd, Jennifer Bridge, Melanie Mitsch, Ellen Ireland, Amanda Smith, Rachel Castillo, Doug Grebe, Chad Bounds Notes taken by Melanie Mitsch. New Business Online survey is going out soon. Leaves will be distributed to represent the number of respondents. Class with most leaves […]

  • March 2017 Agenda

    WALNUT ACRES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL MEETING Thursday, March 2, 2017 3:00-4:00 p.m. B-7 Call to Order Attendance Introductions Sign-in Minutes for February                                                                                       Action Old Business Safety Plan submitted to district/follow-up on ingress/egress discussion Walnut Acres Parent Survey continues through 3/3/1 New Business Schoolwide/Grade level i-Ready results in Reading/Math District Survey continues […]

  • February 2017 Minutes

    School Site Council Meeting Minutes February 2, 2017        3-4:00 p.m.                 B-7 Attendees Colleen Dowd, Jennifer Bridge, Melanie Mitsch, Ellen Ireland, Amanda Smith, Rachel Castillo, Doug Grebe, Chad Bounds Notes taken by Melanie Mitsch. New Business Online survey is going out soon. Leaves will be distributed to represent the number of respondents. Class with most leaves […]

  • February 2017 Agenda

    WALNUT ACRES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL   SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL MEETING   Thursday, March 2, 2017 3:00-4:00 p.m. B-7 Call to Order Attendance                              Introductions Sign-in Minutes for February                                                                                       Action Old Business Safety Plan submitted to district/follow-up on ingress/egress discussion Walnut Acres Parent Survey continues through 3/3/1 New Business                        Schoolwide/Grade level i-Ready results in Reading/Mat […]