SSC and Health/Wellness both meet this Tuesday

Heshan Berents-Weeramuni

The School Site Council (SSC) and the Health and Wellness Committee will both meet this coming Tuesday, October 8th.

Health and Wellness Committee

The Health and Wellness Committee meets every second Tuesday of the month from 3 pm – 4:15 pm in the Guidance Office.

This Tuesday’s meeting will cover the Committee’s Nutritional Walkthrough to be held on November 15th, including finalizing the criteria for the walkthrough, and review other relevant materials including the BPS Nutritional Standards.

The draft of the nutritional survey the committee is developing will be reviewed as well, together with discussions about parent, student and administrative recruitment for the walkthrough.

For more information, please contact Sue Trotz or Katie Fitch.

School Site Council (SSC)

The School Site Council (SSC) is the central decision-making body of the school, and is made up of parents, teachers, and staff. It is chaired by Principal Katie Grassa and a parent co-chair (or co-chairs). It discusses such issues as the budget, hiring, academic performance, school climate, and the uniform policy.

The SSC also meets on the second Tuesday of each month, from 5:30 pm – 7 pm in the Library.

The SSC Meeting Minutes from the last meeting are here.

The preliminary agenda for this Tuesday’s meeting includes reports from Principal Grassa on the draft Quality Schools Plan being developed at this time. Other issues discussed with include a brief overview of the enrollment which affects our budget this year, an update from the Instructional Leadership Team, Health and Wellness, and brief updates on school climate, parent involvement, and school uniform initiatives, and the Curley Handbook.

All SSC meetings are open to the public though formal voting is limited to the Principal, the 7 elected parent and 6 BTU representatives.

For more information, please contact Heshan Berents-Weeramuni, this year’s parent co-chair.