The Smoke Signal

Executive Council

Students on Exec Council

-Ryan Novakowski (President), Sean Oh (Vice President), Sam Cohn (Treasurer), Sam Nicklas (Public Relations Officer), Jake Topolosky (Secretary), Megan Viganola (Sports Officer), Nico Prospero (Sports Officer),

 

11/6/18

Key Topics

  • Home for Our Troops this Tuesday and Wednesday. Contribute to win a free breakfast!
  • Eighth Grade Orientation is Next Tuesday

Points Made

  • Valley Cup themes coming the week of Thanksgiving Monday is Pajama Day, Tuesday is Flannel Day and Class Colors on Wednesday.

10/16/18

Key Topics

  • Voter Registration Accounted For
  • President Novakowski welcomes Freshmen
  • Homecoming BBQ Coming Soon
  • Home for Our Troops Breakfast Competition Coming Soon
  • Class Cause Weeks
  • Eighth Grade Orientation Nov. 13
  • Big Meeting on Thursday

 

10/9/18

Key Topics

  • Voter Registration Coming Soon
  • Home for Our Troops Happening this November
  • Eighth Grade Orientation Soon
  • Big Council Meeting Next Thursday (Elaborated On Below)
  • Meeting with Freshman Class Council

Points Made

  • Points at BCM are Gradebook discussion and Valley Cup feedback.

 

10/2/18

Key Topics

  • Valley Cup Analysis (Elaborated On in Points Made)
  • Bulletin Board for class totals being worked on. 
  • Wear Blue tomorrow for Stomp Out Bullying

Points Made

  • More Game Tournaments and Better Relay Races planned for Future.
  • 3-on-3 Basketball Considered.

 

9/25/18

Key Topics

  • Period 4 Tomorrow will commence class cause tally. Bring your sports jerseys!
  • Freshmen elections will also commence tomorrow.
  • Seniors need to wear white tomorrow for class pictures and class measurements.

 

9/20/18

Key Topics

  • Discussion of Freshmen Liaison.
  • Valley Cup Discussion
  • T-Shirts Discussed

Points Made

  • Theme Days:  Jersey/Sports Apparel (Non-PV) Day, USA Day, Green-Out.

 

9/18/18

Key Topics

  • Valley Cup Activities Discussed (Continued in points made)
  • Plan for Hurricane Florence relief fund.

Points Made

  • Mariokart Tourney and Penalty Shootout highly implied for VC
  • Relay Race also making a return to VC.
  • Dance and Cheer performing (Gymnastics Tentative) at VC.
  • PV Family Feud considered for appearance at VC.
  • Basketball Musical Chairs making a return. Faculty could participate. (Gottlief and Marsh considered for faculty position)
  • Home-Run Derby planned for third VC.
  • Soccer Derby returning for VC.
  • Football Hula-Hoop Competition considered
  • Water Bottle Flip considered.
  • Donut on a String considered.
  • 3-Point contest considered for relay.
  • Paddleball Rally
  • Tennis at a later date
  • 2 v 2 Badmitten considered.
  • Human Bowling considered for relay.
  • X-Treme Shape Cutting considered.

 

9/7/18

Key Topics

  • Presidential Report
  • Treasurer Reports presented from Exec Council and Class. Tax Collection, supported by Article V of the PV Constitution, will be enacted.
  • Discussion about importance of stressing participation in theme days and assembly activities. (Expanded upon in Points Made)
  • Future Theme Days and Valley Cup Activities discussed.
  • Discussion of the importance of sportsmanship and respect at PV and PV sporting events. (Expanded upon in Points Made)
  • Back to School Night for councils is at 5:30. Wear your PV gear!
  • Open Gradebook Discussion with Mr. DeMaio.
  • As Stated Before, Freshmen Elections on the 26th. Runoff on the 27th.

Points Made

  • Do not harass refs or other teams. Projectiles such as water bottles and bananas are banned from the field.

Possible Theme Days:

  • Pajama Day
  • Business Casual
  • 80’s Day
  • Camp Clothes Day

Assembly Activities:

  • Mariokart Tournament

9/5/18

 

Key Topics

  • Friday, September 7th has meeting in the Morning. (7:30 in the Lecture Hall) [Elaborated on in Points Made]
  • Council Meets on Wednesday, September 12th.
  • Major Meeting on Thursday, September 13 at 7:20.
  • Valley Cup Display on Bulletin Board near lobby begins development.
  • Back to School Night on Thursday September 13th at 6:00. Exec Council will be present. Exec Council will help families navigate the school.
  • Freshmen Elections coming soon. [Elaborated on in Points Made]
  • September Voter Registration Coming Soon- Exec will go around to different classes and help seniors (and older juniors) register to vote.
  • Valley Cup 1: September 28th. Get your class cause gear ready!

Points Made

  • On Friday the 7th, the main focus is Fall sports. Exec with be discussing with the other class councils.
  • Design Color-Coded Map for Valley Cup in development. 
  • Freshmen Elections on the 26th. Runoff on the 27th.

2018-2019

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