NDC Parent Council Minutes for March 19, 2019

NDC Parent Council Meeting Minutes

March 19 2019

Began with prayer at 7:40 p.m.

Minutes from Feb 26 read aloud, and approved. 

Principal’s report attached

  • Feb 29 2020 Gala booked at the Memorial Centre to celebrate 25 years of Catholic Education in HR.
  • $845 from Catholic Education Sunday is available .  $1300 HSA has from Catholic Education Sunday, possibly towards the Gala

Vaping discussion, problem-solving

Some discussion about the validity of field trip waivers

Old Business

Sobeys cards still available

Chocolates in grad cards?  About $1 each. 

  • Discussed doing a prayer card  instead, personalized with NDC logo

Western Financial, and the Town of High River – still need to put a picture of the big cheque from them, into the paper. Heather will call the town. 

New Business

  • Resolutions being voted on at AGM for parent councils. 
  • During the last weekend of Easter break
  • Concerns about a single public education system, instead of  public and separate systems
  • Admin at central office will look into it more
  • Some local parent council members going up

Discussed a display of PACE/ GRACE during parent-teacher interviews

Possibility of prayer time with parents to pray about school concerns, intentions.  There’s a Rosary every Monday at lunch in the chapel.  Identify a prayer time, even if it’s not in the same place, it could be at the same time.  Digital version of a prayer board? 

Adjourned at 9:00 p.m.

Next meeting April 30