May 10, 2017 Department Meeting

May 10, 2017 Department Meeting

WHERE: CTE Staff Room
WHEN: 7:15 AM
PRESENT: Amanda Beers, Steve Bellande, Angel Elam, Brenda Grabski, Scott Le Duc, Allison McFadden, William Murray, Kevin Wright, Kathy Watts

NOT PRESENT, BUT PRESENT IN SPIRIT: Kristina Cummins, Andres Lopez


  • Review Dept. Head meeting notes
  • Feedback for Club schedule
  • Feedback for Wed. early release Wednesdays
  • Other?


  • 1. Club Time options
    • CTE is required by law to have clubs / leadership extensions as a part of our classes
  • 2. School Calendar: Early Release on Wednesdays for all OSD
    • a. Curtis has asked for feedback on his proposal for what each Wed. would look like next year – I’ll have it for you. (Additions, other types of sessions to include, etc.)
  • 3. Retreat for new coordinator (Allison!) on August 24, 12:30-4:00, to discuss PLC plan, LID days, etc. Site TBA. Let Curtis know if you have any agenda items you’d like to have included.
  • 4. Other
    • a. A survey for how Exit Interviews worked was sent out. It will be shared with staff via email.
    • b. The last student registration appointment is next Wed.; they can’t determine numbers, staffing until after that. Predicted: 60 new kids next year.
    • c. Students will earn .25 credit each year for work done on HSBP, which will create an extra 1 credit (students could replace an F in an elective).
    • d. There are 4 new chrome carts coming in June – placement TBA.