Minutes of the February 5th, 2019 meeting of
The 19th Ward Community Association Schools Committee
Attendees: John Laing, Jay Ross, Dan Ross, Sarah Yaworski, John Boutet
Approved (date was corrected)
Spelling Bee (April 6 at U of R)
No report. Will update next meeting
The note is still in limbo, given the news on the receivership schools.
Next steps on local bussing
Zola got our petition on-line, and everyone was encouraged to complete it and send it on to all our contacts. Thanks to Zola.
School reports and receivership
Schools 10, 16, 19 and Wilson Foundation were 4 of the 10 RCSD schools added to the list of schools in superintendent receivership. The following are the meeting dates, and the committee member assignments
-#10 Wednesday Feb 6 at 5:30 at Douglas Sarah and John L
-#16 Wednesday Feb 6 at 5:00 in the gym John B and Jay
-#19 Wednesday Feb 6 at 6:00 John B and Eleanor
-Wilson Foundation Feb 11 at 5:00 in the cafeteria Dan
-#16 Monday Feb 11 John L, John B, Jay
We will be able to compare and contrast the issues and approaches that the schools are taking to make the necessary improvements. This interaction with the schools may identify younger candidates for membership on this committee
The next committee meeting will be Tuesday March 5th at 7 pm in the 19th Ward Community Association office.
Submitted by John Laing