Darwell Betterment Timeline

  • Timeline of Darwell Betterment Association
  • September
    • Set Meeting Dates and Times
    • Babysitting – same as Darwell School Council if meetings same times
    • Maintenance
    • Terry Fox Run, Supply water to runners
    • Propane Tanks Filled
    • Discuss Fall Soup Meal for October, children bring veggies
    • Admazing Savings Ticket Pack Fundraiser
    • Boo Hoo Party (Old Business)
  • October
    • Fall Soup Meal
    • Little Ceasars Pizza Fundraiser
  • November
    • Appoint two members without signing authority to audit Treasurer’s books at the end of December for year end.
    • Discuss Christmas Events, Organize Bake Sale, Purchase of Christmas Oranges
    • In-Dey-Go Frozen Cookie Dough Fundraiser
  • December – no meeting
    • Society Annual Return completed.
  • January
    • Election of New Executives and Directors
    • Set membership fees and collect fees from all members
    • Motion who and how many to sign cheques
    • January’s minutes signed by Treasurer and Chair to change signing authority at the Bank
    • Review Bylaws and motion approved or motion change at annual meeting, or set date for special meeting to change
    • Review Annual Return
    • Prairie Gourmet Perogies Fundraiser
    • Organize Pancake Day for February
    • Public Presentations, Supply awards for students and gifts for judges
  • February
    • Pancake Day (traditionally Day before Ash Wednesday in February)
  • March
  • April
    • Maintenance
    • Bus Driver Appreciation
    • Discuss Burger Day/meal for school for May
    • Sponsor Dare Program (T-shirts) Grade 6
  • May
    • Sponsor trophy for Outstanding Grade 8 students, appoint a parent to give out award
    • Grade 8 Farwell Supper Tickets/Meal
    • Team Coaches Gifts ($25 gift cards?)
    • Burger Day/meal for school
    • Order ADmasing Savings Ticket Packs for next year or try Community Coupon Book
    • Calahoo Meats Fundraiser
    • Plan Boo Hoo Party for September, may need more than one day to include first day for all students
  • June – no meeting
  • July – no meeting
  • August – no meeting

School Council Timeline

  • Timeline of Darwell School Council
  • September
    • Election of New Executives
    • Formation of Committees
    • Review Bylaws of Darwell School Council or determine if needed
    • Babysitting, Send out Applications, Set up interview date and appoint interviewers, Sign babysitting contracts
    • Set Meeting Dates and Times
  • October
  • November
  • December – no meeting
  • January
    • Public Presentations, School Council gets judges for each day
  • February
  • March
    • Staff Appreciation, Set hot lunch and treat days
  • April
    • Staff Appreciation, last day of each week in April
  • May
  • June – no meeting
    • Complete School Council Annual Return
  • July – no meeting
  • August – no meeting

Contact Information

 

Please note that our next meeeting is November 21, 2016 at 10:30pm

 

President- Jacque Berry (780) 785-3761

 

 

 

School Council... Did you know?

Did you know that the School Council and the Darwell Betterment Association provide many essential services and items to Darwell School?  Our School Council over the past years they have planned for and purchased a new playground structure, Pickle ball Court, large barbecue, 20 Chromebooks, multi-media television in the office, free fruit for students in the office, Christmas oranges for concert attendees, tables and chairs for classrooms, and sponsor a trophy for the Darwell Ag Fair.  Please see the council minutes for a full list of expenditures.  The council also hosts an annual fall soup, pancake lunch, and hamburger day for students and staff.  If you would like to volunteer at our lunches or have any questions please call Jacqueline Berry at (780)785-3761.

Lunch by the Bunch

 

Lunch by the bunch forms are sent home with every student. Every student has to have their own form, but one cheque per family. Please staple the order form(s) to payment.

For more information regarding Lunch by the Bunch, please contact the school