Cunningham Park ES PTA Minutes


December 11, 2018


The meeting was called to order at 7:45pm by Tracy McCarty, President. 48 people were in attendance.


Students from Mrs. Orndorff’s 4th grade, Ms. Courtney’s 6th grade class, and Ms. Vail’s 6th grade class presented their play space PBL’s prior to the official call to order.


Tracy thanked all the students, teachers and parents who attended the “share fair” prior to the PTA Meeting.


Motion to approve the November 2018 Minutes by Nicole McGarrigal and second by Jen Mosley.  Motion passed.


Tracy announced that Spirit Wear was available for sale during the meeting.


Tracy announced the opening of the new salad bar on Thursday 12/13. Volunteers needed. Please contact Regan Marshall.


Ms. Pereira’s Kindergarten class won the highest participation rate contest for the Cardinal Campaign. They will be watching Horton Hears a Who on Tuesday 12/28. A parent volunteer is needed.  Please contact Tracy.


Jackie Rockman, Treasurer, stated that taxes have been filed and audit was completed.


Sue Garthwaite, Math Resource Teacher, and Dan Solsberry, Advanced Academic Resource Teacher, discussed how math is currently being taught and the research to support these methods. They gave parents games to play at home with their children, as well as a new deck of playing cards.


Raffle winners were drawn for four ThinkFun! math/strategy games.  The winners were Alicia Pineda, Maria Boosalis,  Lauren Kinard, and Cheryl Schlosnagle.


Announcements – 


Child Care & Dinner - Thank you to Girl Scout Troop 2206 and Mrs. Markley for providing childcare and to Our Lady of Good Council for providing dinner to our children this evening.


Box Tops – Due 12/14


New Website – If you have not had a chance to create your account on our website, please see a Board member to register.


Upcoming Events –

  • December 12th Salad Bar opens in CPES Cafeteria
  • December 13th, PTA Parent Coffee in the cafeteria after morning drop-off (starts at 8:30am)
  • January 31st STEAM night at CPES


Check us out on: Website: Facebook: Please contact Tracy ( if you are interested in volunteering for any positions.


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