Tumpane Public School
Advisory Council Minutes
Location: Online –
Tumpane and TDSB
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Elizabeth Schaeffer (Principal),
Genevieve Robinson (Vice-Principal)
Suzanne Cardarelli (FDK)
Tammy (Co-Chairs), Cindy (Treasurer),
Headley (Fundraising Rep), Colette (Secretary)
CALL TO ORDER
With a majority of the attendees
present, the Principal and Co-Chairs called the meeting to order at 7:05 p.m.
Attendees were invited to introduce themselves.
1. CSW UPDATE
There has been a small delay with distribution of the
$50 grocery cards.
Asking parents to be
patient in receiving their card a there was a large request in this
TDSB will be providing a
series of summer learning opportunities for students: Summer
https://www.tdsb.on.ca/About-Us/Innovation/ElementarySummer-School Hybrid Remote Summer Credit Program (Secondary)
School/Summer-School e-Summer Program https://schoolweb.tdsb.on.ca/elearning/eSummer-Online-Program
2. PRINCIPALS UPDATE
Summer School: to be handled online for Summer 2020
Devices: only about 5 kids who haven’t received it. To
be received shortly (delivery, etc.)
Graduation online: in the works. To email Schaeffer to
join the committee
5 parents will get email soon
Welcome to JK presentation for JK + SK kids for
Dress code: in a year to do a vote….. but due to
format, we would need a public mtg.
TO POSTPONE until we postpone
Snack program – $40k remaining in budget. Reports
conducted for 2021 + grants + supporting JK
Scheduled time to retrieve items (before June 26) –
more info to follow
Teachers will package all items for the parents
Sept 2020 – to be determined with public health and
province. Online learning til June.
Report cards format to be shared soon (i.e. format).
SECOND TERM ONLY. j.Violin group – to be notified.
k. Grade 5 photos – edge to drop photos at school
i. move-a-thon, $7571.80 = $12,220.34
as of April 30
4. SAC UPDATE
for 2021: fundraising – Pasternak: walk thru has been
Headley - grants: best buy has been postponed. There
are grants that Tumpane would qualify
Schaeffer - Indigo grant: hopefully we’re hear soon
(waiting on indigo and Ms
Outdoor spaces at Tumpane to be reviewed. Reaching out
to facilities. Managed to get a date to have it online. Monday June 8
at 230pm. working with the facilities team and architect to see what can be
done in the community. TDSB will look at funding to see what they can provide
(i.e. drainage, etc.). Then WE have to decide how we have to advocate.
Please email Elizabeth if parents want to be involved.
Simone - fundraising options. For 2020/2021 – so many
question marks in terms of planning something.
T-shirt idea, etc.
group ideas may not be good at this point.
Demand for technology was more than the supply.
5. ROUND TABLE
Question for Parminder: PRO Grant – trustees have the
funds and the events were put on hold.
Grade 5 transition info – Beverly heights. They plan on
having an online event. Tentative with Pierre Laporte
All students will be moving on!
Start times: changed 915 -330 (lunch 45 mins)
FI +support staff, lunch supervisor, 2 teachers going on leave
Enrollment low for 2021
being no other business the meeting was adjourned at 8:25 p.m.