November 15 PTA Meeting Minutes

Martin Luther King, Jr. PTA General Membership Meeting Tuesday, November 15, 2016 MLK Jr. School Library MINUTES (To view Minutes as PDF document, click here)   Called to Order: 5:45 PM In Attendance: 20 members and non-members (see attached); quorum met. Call to Order Motion to approve Oct 2016 meeting minutes (RG motion; seconded).  Vote:…

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Help our very own local HERO, “Mr. Kenny”

Help our very own local HERO, “Mr. Kenny”

By now you probably heard about the fire on NE Killingsworth that destroyed a 6-unit apartment building . If you’re part of the neighborhood or part of the Martin Luther King (K-8) School community, you probably know Kenny Butler. Simply put, our community is better because of “Mr. Kenny.” When we think of Kenny, we think…

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October 18 PTA Meeting Minutes

Martin Luther King, Jr. PTA General Membership Meeting Tuesday, October 18, 2016; MLK,  Jr. School Library MINUTES Called to Order: 5:35 PM In Attendance: 33 members and non-members (see attached); quorum met. Call to Order Motion to approve Sept 2016 meeting minutes (RG motion; seconded).  Vote: Passed. President’s Report See attached.  In addition, Pres. Jaime Cale provided…

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PPS High Schools Welcome 8th Grade Students

PPS High Schools Welcome 8th Grade Students

UPDATED For our 8th graders from PPS! Prospective high school students can visit their neighborhood high school or a focus option school at information sessions being held district-wide November through February. Students attend their neighborhood high school or apply through the January lottery to attend Benson or Jefferson. Students who live in the Jefferson attendance area…

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Families of Black Students’ Meeting November 14

Families of Black Students’ Meeting November 14

Martin Luther King, Jr’s Families of Black Students’ Meeting Facilitated by Andrea Wade, School-Family Partnerships Coordinator Please join us for an evening of fellowship! A family discussion on how we can best work to support Black students’ academic success. Childcare and dinner will be provided. Monday, November 14, 2016 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Martin Luther…

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