PTA Meeting Minutes

Glengary PTA Notes 9/13/16


Officer’s Reports

Principal’s Report  Mr. Furca reports that the renovations have been wonderful.  There are security cameras throughout the school providing great security.  The technology in the classrooms will be very beneficial and the school is looking great.
Mr. Furca sends great compliments to the Staff and PTA for being a wonderful school.

President’s Report   We are excited to start a new school year. 
The Fun Run is Glengary’s biggest fundraiser.  Forms will be going out soon.

Treasurer’s Report   Budget was approved at the PTA board meeting for 2016-2017 school year.  The budget has a surplus and we have asked teachers for a list of items that would benefit the school.  Audit Report presented from previous school year.  There will be a new reimbursement form added to the website.

Committee Reports

Membership: Membership Drive being held now through November 4th, 2016.  From these forms, there will be 3 PTA members awarded with prizes.  Prizes include: Variety Show Tickets, Staff Vollyball and Family Movie Night tickets.  The top 3 classrooms with the most membership will have a chance to earn prizes.  First prize will be extra recess.  Second prize will be a free bagel at the first bagel day sales after the drive is complete.  Third prize will be a pencil.

Track Committee:  The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony has changed dates.  It will now be held on Tuesday, 9/20/16 at 11:20 am.    Interested parents are asked to meet on the playground at 11:15.  Mr. Hester has a drone to take an aerial view photo of this event. 

Dad’s and Donuts: Event will be held on 9/27/16  from 8:15- 8:50 am.  PTA is looking for parent volunteers to help with this event.  Please see the sign-up-genius link that was emailed by Mr. Furca to help or email Amy Fry at

Fun Run:  The Fun Run will be held on 10/14/16 during the school day.  PTA will be looking for parent volunteers to help run this event.  The kick-off assembly will be held on 9/22/16 at 9:30 am.  Forms will go home following the assembly.  * New:  PTA will be using The Get Moving Crew for online registration as well as the collection of donations.  More information to follow.  There will also continue to be a boy vs. girl coin challenge.

Bagel Sales: Bagels will be sold on the first Friday of every month.  * New  PTA will be offering Pre-Sale order forms.  Families will be able to pre-pay for the entire year!

Yearbook:  Last year there were few photos submitted to yearbook.  We will be looking for more submissions this year.  Email:

New Business

Please make sure to check out the new PTA portion of the Glengary Website!

Dates to Remember:

September 14th – Curriculum Night beginning at 5:30
September 19th – Girls on the Run begins at 7:30 am
September 20th – Gator Crossing Track Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 11:15 am
September 22nd – Fun Run Kick-Off Assembly 9:30 am
September 23rd – Picture Day

Gators of the Month


Cheryl Maten ~ For all of her hard work getting the office ready to start the school year.

Chris Burrows ~ For helping set up the new PTA computer

Mike Fenwick ~ For helping prepare the school after renovations.