SLT General Meeting Minutes - September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017

 

OUR THEME THIS YEAR: Being a Rainbow in Someone Else’s Cloud  Maya Angelou "Be a Rainbow in Someone Else's Cloud" Video

In attendance: M. Cornell, M. Verdiner, S. Glover, C. Sinanan, M. Reveron, M. Sarabia, M. Kelly, N. Streim, K. Kefken, J. Silverman

SLT NEW MEMBERS: M. Reveron, L. Kindred (Not here)

NEW STAFF: Mr. Colwell (PE/Health), Ms. Kramer (Drama)

Met 80% of our staff [CEP goal from last year]
Kim Miles - may take over on SLT for J. Mentor [as part of CB9]

REVIEW OF SLT BY-LAWS

 

  • To review at next meeting
  • Sarabia and Sinanan to alternate recording minutes

Parent Perception Survey regarding 1st days of school

  • Mostly positive
  • Comments were discussed
  • Discussed: revising  the policy of letting parents know who their teachers are
    • Expectation: week before school starts, class and teacher will be revealed
    • REVISING: maybe letting parents K-2 come in on the 1st day

DATA-REVIEW

  • Out performed our District in ELA and math but no the city
  • Discussed: will we be able to look at the data by grade

CEP GOALS REVIEW

  • To look over before next meeting and discuss any changes

WEBSITE STATUS UPDATE

  • AMAZING: Francine Lane taking over the site - took the lead
  • There’s an email component - needs to be further discussed

2017-2018 PROGRAMMING

 

  • Continuing to support teachers in PDs
  • TCRWP support: K-2 & 3-6
  • SS Staff developer (from TC) focusing on Middle School
  • Algebra for ALL (provides PD for MS teachers
  • Learning Partners Program (LPP) partnered w 2 other schools: PS 11 is one of the schools [we’re the only school in D5]
    • Building capacity
    • Learn & share
    • Studio for Schools (K-1)
  • Music - PA trying to get grants to support these programs
  • Salvadori: continuing 4th - 6th (SKYSCRAPERS)
  • TURNER 2000 will come back for 3rd grade
  • SWIMMING - gr 2

Discussion on concern w/math in Middle School - Ms. Verdiner mentioned the support that is in there until Ms. Beckford gets back

EXPANSION

 

  • There has been progress, we will here more in the upcoming months