The ISLA School Board met on October 17th, 2017 at 6:30pm.
Here is what we have been working on:
The Board met for a follow-up meeting with Carlo
Cuesta, planning and vision consultant for the next phase of strategic
planning. Carlo has had the chance to work with the Board twice and a parent
group one time in order to put together a summary report of where ISLA should
focus strategic planning.
Give to the Max day is coming up! Previous to
this year there have been two ways to donate to ISLA; the ISLA PTO and ISLA
itself. A coordinated communication with one place to give will be communicated
to parents shortly.
The Facilities Committee has found a parent who
is able to repair the potholes in the back teacher parking lot. This will allow
ISLA to save a significant portion of this repair and ensure better use of the
In August, the Board voted on removing the Early
Entrance Policy for kindergartners to ISLA. This was reviewed per the September
Board minutes at the October meeting.
ISLA School Board Members are as follows:
Nora Tycast (Chair), parent
Jaiah Kamara, parent
Dan Tix, parent
Martin Hoff, parent
Adriana Maldonado, teacher
Kris Taylor (Secretary), parent
Heather Copps, parent
Jared Goodwin (Vice-Chair), community member
Allison Olesen, teacher
Cori Adams, teacher
JJ Schlangen (Treasurer), community member
Susan Malaret, parent
Mary Jo De Villers, grandparent and community
you to the ISLA families that fed the teachers and
during the Fall Conferences. All of the
food was delicious. We feel so thankful
to have such giving parents.
Thanksgiving Break – No School
There will be
no school November 22-24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Companeros will offer child care on
Wednesday, November 22nd, but will be closed the remainder of the
week. If you need child care for next
Wednesday, contact Companeros firstname.lastname@example.org.