Member PTA Meeting September 18th

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Thank you to all who came out to the meeting September 18th at the ECLC.  It felt wonderful to see your support.

For those who couldn’t make it here is a quick recap of the evening.  The minutes are available here and also on the minutes page here.

We started the evening with some introductions of all the team members that were there at that evening.  Including:

Vice President: Kim Nicols

Communications Coordinator: Lyndsey MacDougall

Secretary: Debbie Langlois

Box Tops Coordinator: Abby Hatfield

Treasurers: Valerie Correia and Sheri Millette

Second Vice President:  Janice Rabchenuk

Michelle Foley: ECLC principle

Pam Lenzi: ECLC Teacher Representative

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New Kindergarten Teachers; Mrs. Labbe and Mrs. Ruest received a monetary gift from the PTA to help with the cost of outfitting a new classroom. Often this come out of the teachers own pocket! Hopefully, this was a small blessing to their bank account.

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Before Voting on our budget for this upcoming school year, we discussed the a new item of $300 to be given to Laura Vittorioso, our REACH teacher to purchase certificates and awards for the Invention Convention.  Laura spoke of growing interest in the Invention Convention with many more participants every year. This year’s Invention Convention is tentatively scheduled for February 20th.

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Discount Cards were discussed. Through our new connections the The Barrington Chamber Of Commerce we are elated to have our cards printed for just $2 each. Previously printed for $5 each.  Due to be available mid-October. Pre-Orders will be sold at the Barrington Expo.  Also a reminder, now that the PTA is a Member of the Chamber Of Commerce of Barrington, all PTA members are Members of the commerce as well.

Sarah Michaud was introduced as our NEW Volunteer Coordinator.

Our budget was voted on and approved.

Our NEW treasurer Valerie Correia was officially voted in.

Thank you Again to all those who attended!

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