Mesa Vista Parent Meeting Minutes November 8, 2012

Mesa Vista Parent Meeting Minutes

Old Business

  1. Multi-Cultural Feast- Advisors have selected a country to represent; Mr. G-Peru, Mrs. Tolman-Sweden, Miss Selig-Greece, Mrs. Hall-Mexico, Miss Rivera-Puerto Rico, Miss Kritzler-Japan, and Miss Ayala-Italy.  Families are invited to create a dish to share potluck style during lunch hour on November 15th.  Please contact Angie Story at  with questions.
  2. Holocaust survivor Stephen Nasser will be speaking in Mr. G’s class November 14th. A film crew from UNLV will be recording him for a documentary.

New Business

  1. Family Ice Skating night will take place on December 1st 7:30-9:30pm at Las Vegas Ice Center.  Admission is $6.00 and includes the skate rental.  Groupon has a deal running for LV Ice Center that is available for use on December 1st as well.
  2. Leadership Updates-
    1. First priority for leadership is to have locking handles installed on all class bathroom doors.
    2. Hot lunch meeting to determine interest
    3. 501c3 Foundation will be having a meeting on Friday Nov. 9th.  Updates will be provided at future parent meetings.
    4. Proposal has been made for solar panels.  Notification of award will happen on November 20th.
    5. Birthday Announcements will now occur on Mondays.
    6. Karyn Johnson, master gardener from University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, will be speaking with teachers on Nov. 16th about creating classroom gardens.