Eillis Elementary
Community Council Minutes
April 9, 2019, 2019
Conference Room @ 3pm


  • Amy Anderson
  • Doug Beach
  • Farina Buttars
  • Cori Bingham
  • Karol Marroquin
  • Katie Nielsen
  • Emily Wengert
  • Justin DeRose(excused)
  1. Welcome
  2. Approve Minutes from March 5, 2019
    • Katie Nielsen motioned
    • Farina Buttars 2nd
    • All in favor
  3. Community Council Returning Members and Elections
    • Returning: Justin DeRose(1 year remaining), Karol Marraquin(1 year remaining), Katie Nielsen(2 years), Cori Bingham(2 years)
    • In need of 2 parents
    • Doug will do a call home; nominations will be in the main office. Katie will bring last year's flyers. Doug will get info out this week so election can be approved at next meeting. Also encourage the PTA.
  4. Volunteer of the Year
    • Volunteer of the Year was determined unanimously
  5. School Improvement Plan Update
    • Discussed learning essentials and what comprehension assessments are used at Ellis. We have less money this year because of a smaller carry over. Math assessments are just being turned in now. Needs School Board approval. Doug gave a brief update on the new Ellis.
  6. Parent Invovlement Night
    • Planning on 300 people, $4 per student
    • Date is May 23(Thursday) @ 5:30pm, set up at 4:30 pm
    • Food:
      • Firehouse pasta- Doug
      • Paco Tacos- Doug
      • Tandorri Oven- Katie
      • Panda Express- Emily
      • Paunis- Amy
      • Sabores- Amy
      • Maymoas- Farina
      • Marias Mom- Doug
      • Greek something- Emily
      • Horchata- Karol
    • Events: Diversity Night
    • Supplies: Where did extra end up?
    • Teacher Support- all will be there
    • Amy get flyers to Doug
  7. Adjournment
    • Cori motioned
    • Farina 2nd
    • All in favor