FROM THE SCHOOL COUNCIL
Next School Council Meeting – Wed Oct 19th
6:45PM in the library (2nd floor)
If you can’t make the meeting but have a burning question, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
6:45 – Welcome & Introduction
7:00 Declaration of Conflicts of Interest
Approval of September Minutes
Approval of October Agenda
7:10 Business arising from the Minutes
– Donor Tree Update
– Equity Survey (Jeff Feigenbaum)
– Volunteer update (milk, spelling bee, lost and found, Halloween Parade)
7:30 School Report –Teacher, Principal
7:45 New Business
– Council Positions
– Council Meeting Dates
– Election of Community Reps
– Police Records Checks
– Approval of 2011-2012 Budget http://www.swanseaps.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/draft-budget-2011-2012.pdf
8:15 Committee Reports
Updates from Ward 7
Get the latest updates including Ward 7 school news (e.g. EcoSchools), News articles (Does class size matter, school fundraising) TDSB news releases (EQAO results, TDSB Get Fit for Life) http://swanseasc.wordpress.com/2011/10/11/news-from-ward-7/
QSP Magazine Drive
This week is the last official week of our campaign-(but remember, you can order all year!). Get your orders in and support our school council and great programs for your children’s classrooms!
The following is a list of great magazines that have been added to our on-line selection and are not available in the catalogue: Allure, ATV Magazine, Bon Appétit, Books & Culture, Bowhunt America, Camping Life, Cookbook Digest, Fantasy & Science Fiction, Glamour, Golf Digest, GolfWorld, GQ – Gentlemen’s Quarterly, Leadership, Lucky, Motorhome, Quilters Newsletter, Quiltmaker, Rider, Teen Vogue, Trailer Boats, Trailer Life, Traveler, Conde Nast, Vogue
FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK
Costume Sale at Swansea School of Dance
Come and get inspired for Hallowe’en! All costumes $5.
FRIDAY OCTOBER 14 4:00 to 8:00pm
SATURDAY OCTOBER 15 11:00am to 3:00pm
For the 4th year, the Swansea partners* are teaming up to organise their community cheering station on the Scotiabank Marathon race route and we invite you to join in the fun! We need to cheer on our Champions Kate, Sheryl, John and Michael and prove that our community cheers the best again as we defend last year’s first prize title!!
Date and Place: THIS Sunday, October 16th; Lakeshore Blvd. & Windermere Ave.
7:30 a.m. – Volunteers arrive to decorate the site (everyone welcome….we need many hands to make light work! We will give volunteer hours to high school students!)
8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.– Spectators arrive
9:00 a.m. and shortly after – The runners start running from downtown and our SWANSEA ENTERTAINMENT starts
FLASHMOB – the first ever Swansea Flash Mob….be a part of the dance! Learn the Flash mob dance (or try the easy version….just learn last minute of the song!)
This week our choreographers Michelle and Rachael are holding FREE LIVE rehearsals: Practice in person with Michelle and Rachael!
Where and When:
8:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 12th upstairs @ the Swansea Legion, 72 Durie Street at Deforest (with Michelle) OR
8:30 p.m. Thursday, October 13th, Light up the Floor Studios, 80 Advance Rd. Etobicoke, ON, M8Z 2T7 (with Rachael)
9:15 a.m. – Runners start running by our cheering station, so we all start CHEERING!
Free Food and Drinks provided by COBBS Bread, Cheese Boutique and Starbucks! Massages by Swansea Massage Clinic! Cruise Car Display!
Access: walk from the Queensway if you can as the roads will be blocked from 5 a.m.
More info on: http://www.swanseatownhall.ca/marathon2011.html