Minutes of the January 14th, 2015 meeting of

The 19th Ward Community Association Schools Committee

Attendees: John Boutet, John Laing, Debbie Leary, Dan Ross, Beverly Usher, Sarah Yaworski

Approval of December minutes

Approved

Spelling Bee update

Activities are on schedule. The fraternity brothers have Hubbell Auditorium for the event, and Paul Burchett will give a welcoming talk. It is coincidental that he has been in Rochester 50 years, since the 19th wca has existed. Dana Miller will be the emcee. Arrangements for the bus still need to be made, and Debbie was to solicit the need from the schools. Due to the large number of family members last year, the lunch will be served in three shifts. Friends of the Library will provide cookies for the reception at the end of the spelling bee.

FREE status

The MOA between the school district and FREE has been terminated by the district and Bruce Pollock has been removed from his position as director, for reasons that are unknown at the present time. (At a coffee and conversation with Vargas Thursday morning (the 15th) it was stated that the reason for the actions was the practice of tracking the hours of all volunteers in the schools, and using those numbers in grant proposals for FREE.) The district encouraged all organizations, including FREE to submit MOA applications. I submitted one for the 19th WCA on December 23 (and received it for signature on Thursday the 15th)

Schools 16 and 44 status/activities

Beverly has been appointed as Vice-President of the school 44 PTO. They have scheduled a meeting for Feb 4 at 7 pm, which will include a spaghetti dinner. Childcare will be available. St Mary’s church will support school 44 as well as Wade Norwood.

John B obtained 2 computers from U of R – one to the association office and one for Beverly.

There was support for maintaining K and 1 at school 44 for next year, and further until school 16 reopens. John L to write a letter to the Superintendent and the board president with this request.

New Business

Debbie started volunteering this week at school 16. Sarah recommended the Calvin and Hobbes books for older learners, as they kids like them.

Next Meeting Wednesday, February 11th at 7 pm in the 19th ward association office.

Views: 19

SW Merchants

Information Links

These links plus others can also be found under the Links tab.

ABOUT THE 19TH WARD

19th Ward Community Association
Rochester City Living
RocWiki.org

 

ANIMAL RELATED SERVICES

To report animal cruelty, call 911 or  THE ANIMAL CRUELTY HOTLINE: (585) 223-6500

City of Rochester Low-income Spay/Neuter for pet Dogs and Cats

Rochester Community Animal Clinic - low-income spay/neuter for pet dogs and cats, and feral cats

PAWS, Inc.Providing Animal Welfare Services

City of Rochester Adopt a Dog or Cat

Lollypop Farm, The Humane Society of Rochester and Monroe County 

 

BUYING A HOME IN THE 19TH WARD

Homesteadnet.com

City of Rochester Property Information

Rochester City Living

Trulia Listed Homes For Sale

UR Home Ownership Program

Zillow listed homes for sale

COMMUNITY LINKS

Arnett Public Library

Brooks Landing

City of Rochester 

John Lightfoot, Monroe County Legislator,District 25

Loretta Scott, City Council President, At Large

LaShay D. Harris, South District

Genesee Valley Park

Metro Justice

RGRTA Bus Information

Minority Reporter

SouthWest Tribune

Rochester Green Living

ROCSPOT

Sector 4 Comm. Developmant Corp

Savor Life Radio Show

Teen Empowerment

WDKX Urban contemporary 103.9 FM

WRUR 88.5 UR and WXXI partnership  88.5 FM

Southwest Family YMCA

UR Gov. & Community Relations


EDUCATION

Rochester Prep Charter School

U.S. Dept. of Education

 

FAITH COMMUNITY

St. Monica Church


BUSINESSES

El Latino Restaurant
D and L Groceries
Hand Crafted Wrought Iron
Jim Dalberth Sports
Menezes Pizza
TOPS Friendly Markets
Staybridge Suites

OUTREACH AND SERVICES

Coalition to Prevent Lead Poisoning (CPLP)

Dealing with Lead
Drug Activity
Healthy Blocks
HEAP NY Home Heating Assistant
Home Safety Tips    LifeTimesAdultDay Health Care
Medicare
NeighborWorks Rochester
Parking / Abandoned Vehicles
2-1-1 Social Services
ACT Rochester

OTHER

Genesee Co-op FCU

3/50 Project

South Wedge Ning

© 2022   Created by John Boutet.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service