We Want You…

Looking for an exciting way to spend a Monday evening? Well, search no longer! Monday, May 27 is the final PAC meeting of the year, and bonus, it is also our AGM (annual general meeting). The meeting starts at 7:00pm in the multipurpose room and everyone is welcome. At this meeting you will have the opportunity to:

  • Hear from the principal and vice-principal about how class placements are completed
  • Learn about the PAC budget for 2019/2020. Did you know our budget is over $70,000?
  • Have the opportunity to make an impact by volunteering on the PAC

We currently have three positions on the PAC executive that are open and we are hoping to fill them with keen, passionate parents wishing to make a positive contribution. No experience required and current members are happy to support a smooth transition.

The following positions are open next year:

PAC Chair, responsibilities include:

  • Chairing the PAC meetings (one meeting every two months)
  • Delegating and liaising with various committees
  • Liaising with school administration
  • Over seeing the budget and signing cheques
  • Connecting with PAC members

PAC Vice-Chair, responsibilities include:

  • Attending PAC meetings (one meeting every two months)
  • Supporting the PAC chair
  • Working with various committees
  • Over seeing the budget and signing cheques
  • Connecting with PAC members

PAC Secretary, responsibilities include:

  • Attending PAC meetings (one meeting every two months)
  • Taking meeting minutes
  • Creating and circulating PAC agenda
  • Monitoring and managing school email

Our PAC is a great opportunity to get to know more about the school, meet new parents, show your children that school is important, and support the school and our community. Some of the great things that the PAC supports include:

  • Fun Food Days
  • After school Programs
  • Field Trip Fund
  • Carnival
  • The Halloween Howl
  • BINGO nights
  • Grade 7 Promotional events
  • Secondary School Bursaries
  • Artist-in-residence programs

We have helped the school purchase:

  • Home reading books
  • Computers/iPads
  • Projectors
  • Sports Equipment
  • Musical Equipment

The PAC is proud to work closely with the staff and Dorothy Lynas to support and enrich the learning opportunities for all of our children. Please consider attending our meeting and learning more about ways that you can help our children too!

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