CHPSPO Meeting Notes – December 15, 2015

CHPSPO Meeting Notes Brent Elementary December 15, 2015   1) 3-8th grade PARCC results presentation by Bonnie O’Keefe OSSE Reviewed PARCC Results and handed out one-page guides to the new assessment –> PARCC one pager. New student reports have been designed for DC – mockups and a parent guide are available on the OSSE website inContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – December 15, 2015”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – October 20, 2015

Capitol Hill Public Schools Parent Organization Maury Elementary School, 1250 Constitution Ave., NE October 20, 2015, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. PARCC test results and Cross-Sector Collaboration Task Force (Claudia Lujan) PARCC Results Timing: District-wide @ school level for high schools out next week District-wide @ school level for grades 3-8 out end of November Student –levelContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – October 20, 2015”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – August 12, 2014

Capitol Hill Montessori@Logan, August 12, 2014 Discussion on holding a Ward 6 School Board Forum Decided to hold a Ward 6 School Board Candidates Forum Petitions submitted by Tom Brennan, Mark Nayden, and Joe Weedon Suggested that we identify potential partners to cosponsor the forum: (VanNess parents group, NLPNA, Capitol Hill Group Ministry, Hill Rag,Continue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – August 12, 2014”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – May 20, 2014

Capitol Hill Montessori@Logan215 G Street. NE May 20, 2014 – 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.   1.  DC Board of Education Ombudsman –          Monica Warren-Jones, the Ward 6 State Board of Education member introduced Joyanna Smith, the new DC Board of Education Ombudsman who began her position on February 26, 2014. –           Joyanna explained thatContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – May 20, 2014”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – November 20, 2012

Capitol Hill Public Schools Parent Organization Maury Elementary School Library – 1250 Constitution Ave., NE November 20, 2012, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.   1) DCPS School Closing Announcement (Cathy Reilly, SHAPPE, and Daniel del Pielago (Empower DC) ACTION: Dec 5 – Wards 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6 Community Discussion on DCPS Proposed ConsolidationContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – November 20, 2012”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – October 17, 2012

Capitol Hill Public Schools Parent Organization (CHPSPO) Amidon-Bowen ES, Library – 401 I St., SW Oct 16, 2012, 6:30-8PM   1) Pace Car Program – Dan Hoagland, WABA (did not attend). More here. Decision: should be disseminated to principals/schools and driven by schools/neighborhoods. Next Steps: Suzanne will ask Jennifer Heffernan to get list of schoolsContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – October 17, 2012”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – August 21, 2012

Capitol Hill Public Schools Parent Organization 215 G Street, NE, August 21, 6:30 – 8 pm Special thanks to George Blackmon for capturing this month’s meeting notes! ——————————- Peter MacPherson updated on efforts on the library front.  A meeting was held with Kaya Henderson and a task force is to be put together and come upContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – August 21, 2012”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – July 17, 2012

Capitol Hill Public Schools Parent Organization Maury Elementary, 1250 Constitution Ave., NE, Library July 17, 2012 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.   1. DCPS Library Funding Follow up, Suzanne Wells June 15, July 4, and July 11 Bake Sales were successful in generating awareness (media, Washington DC Teacher’s Union, DC Council, general public) CHPSPO andContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – July 17, 2012”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – June 19, 2012

Capitol Hill Public Schools Parent Organization Tyler Elementary School Library June 19, 2012 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.     DCPS Library Funding Followup, Peter MacPherson Ludlow-Taylor meeting with DCPS on Wednesday, June 20, 2012.  Request is to move librarians out of flexible categoryto core staff; , check if Mary Levy and DCPS are willingContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – June 19, 2012”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – March 20, 2012

Dear Capitol Hill Public School Parent Organization members,   Middle Schools At our CHPSPO meeting on Tuesday, we had very informative presentations from Principals Tynika Young, Dawn Clemens and Natalie Gordon. After our discussion, we decided to form two “thinking groups” to further explore how we can support our neighborhood middle schools. The two thinkingContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – March 20, 2012”