• Minutes from School Leadership Team Meeting

    On October 13, 2016


    Team Members in Attendance

    Nancy Tomasuolo, Principal                          Jessica Michaelidis, Assistant Principal

    Maria Leibowitz, Assistant Principal              Trisha Arnold, UFT                             

    Janine Speziale, Teacher                              Annmarie Giuffre, Teacher                 

    Dominique D’Onofrio, PTA President             Lillian Shek, Parent                            

    Teri Faicco, Parent                                      Victoria Carruque, Parent         

    Daniella Camilleri, Parent                            Michele Ngai, Parent

    *Daniella Camilleri will be the new secretary for the 2016-2017 School Year

    *Nancy Tomasuolo will be the chairperson


    SLT Bylaws, Nancy Tomasuolo

    ·         Will stay as is

    ·         There were no questions or concerns from team


    CEP Update/Feedback, Nancy Tomasuolo, Jessica Michaelidis

    ·         Approved at District Level but received revisions from Central

    ·         Made revisions on iPlan – make changes and receive feedback

    o   Have to be in compliance with CEP


    Book of the Month, Antoinette DiPietro

    ·         Want to have school come together as a community – as per the “supportive environment” section in CEP

    ·         Will be done every other month

    ·         Bulletin board outside the office

    ·         Entire staff included


    School Improvement, Nancy Tomasuolo

    ·         Auditorium almost done

    o   Wireless mics, screens, monitors

    o   Looking for a company to clean the curtains at a reasonable price

    ·         Library

    o   New furniture on its way

    o   Looking to purchase curtains – was voted yes by the PTA


    School Wide Events, Nancy Tomasuolo

    ·         Renaming of the library – Joseph Parrelli

    ·         Decided on a plaque with etched photo of Joseph

    o   Dominique was speaking with Mrs. Parrelli for photo

    ·         Rename library with a plaque outside

    ·         Date TBD

    ·         PJs for PJ Event

    o   Wear pajamas on Gift Sharing Day – voted by SLT

    o   Would be on Dec. 22


    Important Dates, Nancy Tomasuolo

    10/26: Spirit Day for Breast Cancer Awareness          11/3: PTC

    11/8: PD for staff (No Students)                               11/9: SO Assembly

    11/11: School Closed                                               11/14-11/18: Open School 8:30-10:30   

    11/16: Spelling Bee                                                 11/18: End of Marking Period

    11/24-11/25: Thanksgiving Break                             12/8: Report Card Distribution

    12/15-12/16: Holiday Boutique                                12/22: Gift Sharing and Singalong (at night)         



    ·         Brought up by several parents that there are issues with what is expected of students during recess at lunch

    o   Can they play/talk?

    o   School aides’ interactions