TAYLOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PARENT ADVISORY COUNCIL
What happens at PAC meetings?
Why Parents should get involved?
The meetings commence at 7 pm and last for
Parents should come and listen and have an
approximately 1 ½ hrs. An agenda is handed
idea of what PAC does. You can bring new
out at the start of the evening. We discuss
ideas to the table or any concerns that you
new business, fundraisers, correspondence,
may have. This will let you have input into
programs for the students, upcoming events
your child’s education. Parent councils are in
and new ideas. A Principal’s report is also
The Parent Council of Taylor School is a non-
most schools and they support many
shared with PAC members. PAC helps fund
profit organization that is made up of parents of
different learning opportunities for students.
What is Parent Council?
educational programs for the students and
Taylor School. These parents volunteer their
PAC helps financially with costs of certain
provides opportunities that the students
time to help organize fundraisers and projects
programs and we are always looking for help
might not experience.
and ideas for the students to experience.
to help enhance programs and activities for the students. With PAC funds we purchase items for the school and playground that students and the community can enjoy.
Who can join PAC? Any parent/guardian can join PAC. You can attend our monthly meetings which are held the
WHAT DOES PAC DO?
first Tuesday of every month. You may choose to come to the meetings or give your name and contact information to a PAC member. Everyone is encouraged to help with events throughout the year. If we work as a team, this
President – Vacant
FUN FESTIVAL HOT LUNCHES FUNDRAISING FIDDLE PROGRAM MOVIE NIGHTS ARTIST IN THE SCHOOL STAFF APPRECIATION EDUCATIONAL ISSUES SPORT PROGRAMS PARENTAL CONCERNS AWARD RECOGNITION
will benefit the students greatly!! All parents are considered to be PAC members.
PAC Executive 2012/2013 Vice President – Meghan Gray Treasurer – Theresa Bax Secretary – Jennifer Campbell Directors – Carla Werbicki, Jaimie Walker, Tracy Boychuk, Cheryl Sauder, Nerissa Gorchynski, Crystal Fawcett, and Bob Lewis
Please fill out the contact slip below and return it to the office so we can contact you with upcoming meetings and events. Thank you! NAME ________________________ PHONE _______________________
BE A PART OF YOUR CHILD’S EDUCATION!!
EMAIL ________________________ This info will not be shared other than with PAC
TAYLOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
The beautiful thing about learning is
Programs that your child can be a part of at Taylor School
Choir Sports Patrols
908-2ND St. N. Box 1269 Swan River, MB R0L 1Z0
And many more
can take it
child can enjoy!
Taylor School has 25 on staff and we have Kindergarten to Grade 5. There are 2 classes of each grade and we school 210 plus students every year.
that no one away from
Staff of Taylor School
activities that your
Fun Festival is an annual fundraiser put on by Taylor School and it has been going since 1995.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding Taylor School, please contact Mr. Kopecky, Principal at firstname.lastname@example.org
This evening includes carnival games, raffles, music and food booths. This festival is open to students and families of Taylor School and it is also open to other communities in the Swan River Valley. The money raised at this event is used to purchase educational items, gym equipment, playground equipment and many other items that would benefit the students and citizens in the community.
You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.