January 4, 2022 Minutes

Location: Grant Wood Library

Time: 6:30 p.m.


Welcome- Carrie Fuhr

Introduction of Dr. Morse- Carrie Fuhr

Treasurer’s Report – Emily discussed income and expenses from Spirit Wear as well as income from recent restaurant nights.


Old Business: (Carrie Fuhr)

-Spirit Wear- We essentially broke even with this campaign. 

-Gifts of Goodness- This went well and 28 families received gifts.

-Restaurant Nights- These have been going well and there are more on the calendar. Your Pie will be on January 18th and Portillo’s on February 21st.


New Business-

-Vision Flyer- Carrie passed this around and it was agreed that we should have this flyer at Trivia Night so that people can see what we are working towards with fundraising efforts.

-Voting on new name for events- The events currently named Donuts with Dads, Grandparents Breakfast and Muffins with Mom will be known as Little Dogs VIP Breakfast starting in the ’22-’23 school year.

-Trivia Night- We are still looking for another corporate sponsor for Trivia night.  Trivia Night will be at the Golden Leaf on February 4th.  You can purchase a table, mulligans, and raffle tickets on the PTA website.  January 26th will be the deadline to turn in items for silent auction.

-Spring Conference Crunch

-Grandparents Breakfast

-Talent Show

-Spring Book Fair- plans continue for this

-Teacher Appreciation 

-Morning with Mom

-Field Day/Walk-A-Thon

-Movie Night

-Skate Night

-Helium/Altitude Night

-Game/Open Gym Night

-Box Tops Coordinator


-Corporate/Family Sponsors

-Teacher Supply Closet



Principal’s Report - Principal John Cain:

-There is a need for snow pants.  If you have some at home not being used donations would be greatly appreciated or if you want to buy new those would be appreciated as well.

-Beyond the Bell continues and those who wish to see it in action are encouraged to come by after 3:30pm on a Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday.

Mr. Cain and Dr. Morse both spoke about the upcoming “State of the District” being held at Grant Wood on January 24th.  5p-6p will be a vendor fair and starting at 6:15 that evening will be a presentation on how things are going in the district and what projects are being worked on.


Next Meeting: Tuesday, February 1, 2022