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Sophomore Council

 

Top Row left to right: Gillian Feder (Representative), Ashley Mckenna (Representative), Rachel Mannasse (Representative), Anna Urrea (Representative), Mary Spillane (Representative), Emily Kennedy (Representative)

Bottom Row left to right: Miranda Rack (Representative), Kriselle Bellini (Vice President), Beibhinn O’Reilly (Representative), Antonio Fyfe (President), Jessica Forcellati (Secretary)

Sophomore Class Council 2017-2018

Meeting #1

Tuesday June 6, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini,  Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly  

 All Present

  • Appointed Representatives
  • Need 3 representatives
  • Read writing from people who applied for the appointed position
  • Bring 5 in for interview on Wednesday June 7 in the morning
  • People for interview
  • Write questions for interviews

Meeting #2

Wednesday June 7, 2017

7:20 AM

Room 222

 Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly

 All Present

  • 5 minute interviews with appointed reps candidates

Appointed Representatives

  1. Anna Urrea
  2. Miranda Rack
  3. Emily Kennedy

Meeting #3

Thursday June 8, 2017

7:20 AM

Lecture Hall

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present

  • Big council meeting

Meeting #4

Wednesday September 6, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance:President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present

  • Antonio- wants more clothing sales
  • Antonio- next meeting everyone comes up with 3 fundraising ideas
  • Class Cause week, raised $227
  • Farrell- $200 a month for restaurant night and a bake sale
  • Bake sale and Dinner and Donate a month
  • September- DD (Antonio and Kriselle), BS (Anna)
    October- DD (Sarah and Jessica), BS (Miranda)
    November- DD (Gillian), BS (Emily)
    December- DD (Rachel), BS (Mary)
    January- DD (Ashley), BS (Beibhinn)
    February- DD (Anna), BS (Antonio & Kriselle)
    March- DD (Miranda), BS (Sarah & Jessica)
    April- DD (Emily), BS (Gillian)
    May- DD (Mary), BS (Rachel)
    June- DD (Beibhinn), BS (Ashley)
  • Hot chocolate/coffee sale in the winter?
  • More than one tournament, like volleyball/basketball  
  • Gum in the school store higher price
  • 4 BIG fundraisers, getting parents involved in them
  • River Vale moms facebook page to get parents involved
  • Powder puff fundraiser, girls against girls football
  • Maybe fix the mural?
  • Incorporate open meeting
  • Talk to Basick about helping 2020 with 5k funds
  • Alzheimer’s walk in October 15? Make a class team?

Meeting #5

Wednesday September 13, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All present

  • First bake sale September 26, last tuesday of the month
  • Alzheimer’s Walk October 15- we have a team, be there 8:30am, get people to sign up in the school, anyone that raises $100 you get a t-shirt, encourage parents and families to come, sell paper flowers
  • Put paper flowers with paper flowers  
  • Fundraising ideas on Alzheimer’s walk’s website  
  • Aaron sophomore in high school, maybe come in for a talk, he will help us in the year
  • Purple out for a football game with a donation bin, speak at exc meeting
  • November is Alzheimer’s awareness month  
  • Sell valley clothes at football games
  • Fundraising ideas:
  1. Easter egg hunt
  2. Starbucks- gunderson nixed the idea before
  3. Car wash- only do them september, october, end of april, may, june and additional volunteers
  4. Applebee’s pancake breakfast- can get families involved
  5. Trivia games
  6. Powder Puff game
  7. Acapella off
  8. Walk with dogs- wants to involve the animals
  9. Discount cards- like a coupon book
  10. Order from Ken’s
  11. Demarest farms donuts and apple cider
  12. Karaoke night – used youtube
  13. Carnation for Valentine’s day
  14. Donate rubber bracelets/ribbon
  15. Sit outside of Dunkin or other places
  16. Color run
  17. Bingo night- different game night every month
  18. Mindys munchies fundraiser (i remember doing it  in elementary/middle school) around holiday time when people want chocolate
  19. Basketball 3v3 tournament sometime in march to play off of march madness
  20. Selling pizza in lobby/outside on any half days – someone did it in middle school and it was v successful
  21. Outside movie night on grass – have projector, drop cloth, people can sit outside on blankets – sell food such as popcorn or cotton candy
  22. Have some sort of parents night at a place/restaurant – raffle off baskets (could maybe be at a place like the Cornerstone)
  23. Paint night- get parents involved

Meeting #6

Thursday September 14, 2017

7:20 AM

Lecture Hall

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini,  Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present

  • Big Council Meeting    

Meeting #7

Wednesday September 20, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini,  Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present

  • Look into sending emails to the parents of the sophomore class
  • Set months for fundraisers
  • Google form for fundraiser vote
  • Long sleeve and t-shirt sale
  • Open council meeting next week (Jessica will send email about open council meeting)
  • Smoke Signal article about Alzheimer’s Walk

Meeting #8

Wednesday September 27, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy 

All Present

  • First open council meeting
  • Valley Cup banner during lunch
  • Alzheimer’s Walk flyer was approved, hang up flyers at lunch
  • Regular long sleeve material charge $20 per shirt (depending on shirt price)  
  • People for Valley Cup

-Pop the Balloon- Louie and Jessica

-Name that Tune- Emken and Sean sheehy  

-Donut on a String- Alex Menendez

-Obstacle Course with Scooter- Joe Cuti and Anna

-Find a Pickle in a Cream Pie- Aidan McBride

-Indoor Soccer- Robby Kohl, Brayden Schwartz , Olivia Jones, Sam Conjour, Luke Fiorino

Meeting #9

Wednesday October 4, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present

  • Make sale twice a month? Anna would be in charge
  • Paper flower donations at next bake sale
  • Another email for the walk
  • Fundraisers-

-Karaoke Night (December/January)

-Demarest Farm donut sale (October)

-Bingo night (December/January)

-3v3 basketball (March put in soon)

-Paint Night (February)

-Parent’s night with raffle basket (May)  

-Purple Run/5K (April)

-Sit outside and collect change (October)

  • Ask about the purple out again
  • Email to all of the parents for the Dining to Donate this month

Meeting #10

Wednesday October 11, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

Absent: Representative O’Reilly

  • Long Sleeve shirt sale starting next Monday possibly
  • Committee heads of all fundraising
  • Selling something at Homecoming (cotton candy, popcorn, donuts and cider)
  • Discount for Demarest, or just get donuts and apple cider from Shoprite
  • Face painting at homecoming?
  • Selling beaded necklaces, bandanas and other stuff at the game
  • Emily is going to order the beads  

Meeting #11

Wednesday October 18, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present 

  • No beads for game, order got cancelled
  • Something for homecoming
  • Get fundraisers approved by school
  • Start selling long sleeves at $20, cost council $14 each
  • Playa bowls truck
    • after school one day
    • Pascack period
    • Maybe in the spring
    • Advertise really well
    • Emily talks to the girl for Playa bowls
  • Maybe sell food at another sporting event (track meet?)
  • Fundraiser Heads List:

Meeting #12

Thursday October 19, 2017

7:20 AM

Lecture Hall

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini,, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

Absent:  Treasurer Viceconte, Representative O’Reilly   

  • Big Council Meeting

Meeting #13

Wednesday October 25, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: Vice President Bellini, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

 

Absent: President Fyfe, Treasurer Viceconte

  • Different Dine to Donate spots
  • Waiting for long sleeve
  • Give people who’s pinnies are late get a free bake sale/school store item coupon
  • Headbands (valley/purple), t-shirt, tank tops for spring
  • Start the raffle basket planning

Meeting #14

Wednesday November 1, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present

  • Check for Domani Dine to Donate given to Sarah
  • Sell long sleeves now
  • Pass out shirt sale flyers during lunch/pascack period
  • Jessica will make the free bake sale/school store tickets
  • Basketball tournament is approved by Gattoni for November 14
  • Dining to Donate at Blue Moon this month

Meeting #15

Wednesday November 8, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Rack

Absent: Vice President Bellini, Representatives Urrea, Kennedy

  • Place order on long sleeves
  • Maybe do a second order for long sleeves
  • Dine to Donate at Blue Moon this month

Meeting #16

Wednesday November 15, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present

  • January 29th-April 13th school store time
  • Start to get a place for the raffle basket
  • Get a date for the raffle basket (May 3 or 31st Thursday)
  • Get approved for the raffle basket
  • Get dates for fundraisers forms in
  • 5k fundraiser on a Sunday morning
  • Bake sale and dining to donate both on the 28th

Meeting #17

Thursday October 16, 2017

7:20 AM

Lecture Hall

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy 

All Present   

  • Big Council Meeting

Meeting #18

Wednesday November 29, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

Absent: Representative Mckenna

  • Dine to Donate and Bake sale towards the beginning of the month
  • Rachel has dining to donate and Mary has the bake sale
  • Shoprite still has not gotten back about the fundraiser
  • To replace the color run maybe a movie night at the Westwood theatre
  • We would make $12 a tickets
  • Send to Demaio and middle school principals to send flyer out about the movie night
  • Fundraiser would be in April
  • Hold off on raffle basket fundraiser until next year
  • Replace the raffle basket with a powder puff game in May
  • Car wash as a backup
  • Do another order of long sleeves from December 4th to December 22th
  • We need to book prom a year in advance coming up in February

Meeting #19

Wednesday December 6, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack, Kennedy

All Present

  • Maybe a Balloon raffle as a fundraiser
  • Re-sell long sleeves  
  • Bake sale on the 21st
  • Pick a day for trivia night
  • Talk to Dell about when he can do trivia night
  • Book the caf for trivia night

Meeting #20

Wednesday December 13, 2017

7:30 AM

Room 222

Attendance: President Fyfe, Vice President Bellini, Treasurer Viceconte, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, Urrea, Rack  

Absent: Representative O’Reilly, Kennedy

  • Sell long sleeves until the Friday after break
  • No car wash days left in the Spring
  • Maybe a car wash in the fall
  • Last week in May for Powder Puff game
  • Gattoni is ok with it on the turf
  • Powder Puff game on a Thursday
  • Bake sale approved for the bake sale  
  • January 17th for trivia night
  • Uptown Art in Westwood for paint night

Meeting #21

Thursday December 14, 2017

7:40 AM

Lecture Hall

Attendance: Vice President Bellini, Secretary Forcellati,

Representatives Feder, Mckenna, Spillane, Mannasse, O’Reilly, Urrea, Rack

Absent: President Fyfe, Treasurer Viceconte, Representative Kennedy

  • Big Council Meeting
  • April 24th is the best day for gym time for Class Cause Week

 

 

Top Row from left to right: Max Yellin (Representative), Ryan Novakowski (Vice President), Michael Smolen (Representative), Jillian Eberson (Representative), Samantha Cohn (Secretary), Brenna Collins (Representative), Danielle Maron (Representative), Matthew Beyer (Treasurer)) Bottom row from left to right: Matthew Ricciardi (Representative), Devin Flinn (Representative), Sofia Urbaniak (President), Colleen Coyle (Representative)

Top Row from left to right: Max Yellin (Representative), Ryan Novakowski (Vice President), Michael Smolen (Representative), Jillian Eberson (Representative), Samantha Cohn (Secretary), Brenna Collins (Representative), Danielle Maron (Representative), Matthew Beyer (Treasurer)
Bottom row from left to right: Matthew Ricciardi (Representative), Devin Flinn (Representative), Sofia Urbaniak (President), Colleen Coyle (Representative)

 

Sophomore Student Council 2016-2017

Tuesday May 30, 2017

Attendance: all present

ALS Walk

  • This Sunday
  • Parking in a lot and busing over
  • Presenting them with beg check
  • Dogs are welcome!!
  • Email will be sent with parking information

Last Meeting

  • Next Tuesday (June 6)
  • Bagels

Domani Night

  • Thursday June 8
  • Council eating together

Trivia Night

  • This Monday (June 5)
  • Order pizza

Tuesday May 23, 2017

Attendance: all present

Clothing

  • Clothing came in
  • Can pick up in room 230

Valley Cup

  • Still need 1 for hotdog eating
  • Still need 2 people for paddle ball

ALS

  • Giving them $400 for the year plus the $830 raised for the walk
  • June 4th ALS walk

Trivia Night day after the walk

Junior Class Trip

  • Chelsea Piers
  • Need to raise money to lower cost of the trip

Tuesday May 16, 2017

Attendance: all present

Clothing

  • Picking them up today
  • Headbands on back order
  • Ask for invoice and get the check mailed to her

ALS Walk

  • June 4th (Sunday)
  • Have friends/family sign up online or register when they get there

Mr. Cupcakes

  • Look into fundraiser for the Fall

Thursday June 8th

  • Domani Night

Tuesday May 9, 2017

Attendance: all present

Trivia Night

  • Del is MC
  • Order pizza again (more!!), baked goods, water
  • Mon., June 5th

ALS Walk

  • Everyone must donate $10 to walk

Restaurant Night

  • Domani Night?

*Exec meeting tomorrow*

Tuesday May 2, 2017

Attendance: all present

Bake Sale

  • Girls
  • Dani, Coll, Sof, Jill, Brenna, Matt R baked
  • Coll and Brenna working

Basketball

  • Thursday
  • $9 per team ($3 per person)
  • $2 to spectate
  • Need to get white board
  • All hoops down
  • Microphone and aux cord
  • 2 table
  • Stickers to keep track of who paid
  • Same playlist as trivia
  • $5 Ken’s gift card for each winner  (Matt B going)

**Sort clothing order forms

Trivia

  • Monday June 5th

Tuesday April 25, 2017

Attendance: Representative Flinn absent

Class Cause Week

  • Next week
  • Decorate after school on Friday
  • Tuesday Bake sale (everyone bakes)
  • Pascack Period assembly Wednesday
  • Cornerstone wing night (May 3)
    • Make a form
  • Thursday Basketball (sell pizza)

ALS Walk

  • $10 minimum to walk
  • promote

Fundraising Ideas

  • Home run derby (beginning of June)
  • Trivia Night (possibly Thursday May 18)
  • Volleyball Tournament (June 1)

Mathias took $100 from cashbox – $84 still owed to Mathias

Tuesday April 18, 2017

Attendance: everyone present

Bake Sale

  • Girls
  • Sam, Coll, Jillie, Sofia, Dani baked
  • Brenna and Jillie working

Class Cause Week

  • Refs/Chaperones for basketball: March, Judilla, Gotliffe
    • Need a microphone and white board
    • May 4th
    • Max will  make the brackets  
  • Decorations for entry hallway and back hallway by gym: streamers, make a new banner, sign for basketball game

Trivia Night

  • Another one in May after class cause weeks

Volleyball Tournament

  • End of May/ early June
  • Lots of requests

*Mathias takes $200 from the lock box to pay herself back for decorations

Clothing

  • make 5 off shirts and headbands and 3 off tanks
  • Make copies of orderform and start selling
  • Takes two weeks to make

Tuesday April 4, 2017

Attendance: Representative Flinn absent

Bake Sale

  • Boys’ week
  • Ryan, Max, Matt R
  • Matt B working

Clothing

  • Headbands: we pay $12-15
  • Tshirt: we pay $6.50
  • Tank top: we pay $8-10
  • Order form by the end of the week

Food Night

  • Ice creamery?
  • Cornerstone?
  • May 3rd or 17th

Tuesday March 28, 2017

Attendance: Vice President Novakowski absent (sick)

Bake Sale

  • Girls’ week
  • Brenna, Jillie, Dani and Sofia working

Trivia Night

  • Made around $200
  • Give thank you card to Del
  • Do another one after class cause weeks

PSA

  • Filmed all of the lines
  • Ice bucket tomorrow after sports (5:30)

Shirts

  • Emailed the lady, waiting for reply

*done with school store in two weeks

ALS Walk

  • Sunday June 4
  • Saddle River County Park

Restaurant Night

  • Dani ask about Cornerstone

Junior Prom

  • Navy blue and silver
  • All we need to do is center pieces
  • Sequin table runner
  • Use their in house DJ

Tuesday March 21, 2017

Attendance: all present

  • Make sure every class is counted for dress up days
  • Done with school store after spring break

Bake Sale

  • Mike and Matt B working sale
  • Boys’ week
  • Ryan is the only baker

Trivia Night

  • Already have 3 teams signed up
  • Next Monday
  • Set up at 5:30
  • Get a bucket for ice and drinks
  • Sell pizza ($2 a slice) buy two pies
  • Baked goods

Restaurant Night

 

  • Dani ask about Cornerstone on a Wednesday (wing night)

T-Shirts

  • Get prices and shirts locked in this week
  • 20% of sales to ALS

ALS Walk

  • Get more people to go

Friday March 17, 2017

Attendance: Representative Collins, Beyer, and Flinn absent

Trivia

  • Google form for sign ups
  • Send an email today
  • March 27
  • Lower caf
  • Have prizes, refreshments from school store
  • Del will do scoresheets and powerpoint

Shirts

  • Have design
  • Meet at lunch to go over what shirt we want

Junior Trip

  • If we don’t do Chelsea Piers
    • Look into Palisades Mall- ice skating, bowling, go karts, climbing structure

Valley Cup

  • Get everyone confirmed

Tuesday March 7, 2017

Attendance: Representative Maron, Smolen, Eberson, Yellin, Coyle late, Treasurer Beyer late, Representative Ricciardi absent   

Bake Sale

  • Girls week
  • Sofia, Colleen, Jillie, Dani, Brenna, Sam baked
  • Sam and Matt B working

Trivia Night

  • Monday March 27th
  • Set up at 5 pm
  • Sign ups start at 5:30
  • Del is coming and will be the “MC”
  • Nobody on council can participate
  • Four people per team
  • Charge $12 a team no matter how many people ( up to four)
  • Bring in beverages from school store and baked goods to sell
  • Prizes: get visa gift card $40

Junior Prom 2018

  • Thursday March 22, 2018

Junior Class Trip

  • Friday March 23, 2018
  • Chelsea Pier (bowling or ice skating) and Dave and Busters

PSA

  • Finished script
  • Do ice bucket part on a Sunday

Clothing

  • PV headbands
  • ALS Shirts
  • Got design
  • Make an Excel spreadsheet to keep organized

Tuesday February 28, 2017

Attendance: Treasurer Beyer absent

Bake Sale

  • Boys
  • Bakers: Max, Ryan
  • Workers: Devin, Ryan, Matt, Max

PSA

  • Alter script to make more serious
  • Meet during Pascack Period and after school Wednesday

Cause Week Speaker

  • Sofia and her mom
  • Auditorium is booked, figure out if gym is open during Pascack Period

Clothing

  • Riley Blumenthal working on designs
  • Ian Spector draw on computer
  • Look at catalog
  • Plain blue tshirt
  • Tank for girls

Valley Cup

  • Leprechaun hunt: Ari Quevedo and Tim Dinell (ask them)
  • Battle of the Bands: Sofia and Garrett?
  • Hungry Hippos: Stephen and Coll
  • Hockey Shoot out: Alex Sullivan, Aidan Tuffy, Sam Porter, Kate Henderson?, Vicky Ray?  

Trivia

  • Monday March 27
  • 6-8 set up at 5:30
  • Get prizes

Tuesday February 14, 2017

Attendance: President Urbaniak absent (sick)

Bake Sale

  • Girls
  • Sam, Jillie, Coll, Dani baked
  • Stay after: Jillie and Mike

Class Cause Week/PSA

  • Pascack period this week
  • No home run derby class cause week, but later
  • Design tshirts for ALS for class cause week- talk to dance team shirt person, Jillie pick up catalogs

Class of 2019 instagram?

Possible Trivia Night

  • Mike, Devin, Max in charge
  • talk to Del ask for powerpoint or make your own
  1. Council Meeting with all Councils this Thursday at 7:20
  2. Need to call Florentine Gardens in March to talk about prom

Tuesday February 7, 2017

Attendance: all present

Clothing

  • Sort shirts

Bake Sale

  • Boys
  • Ryan, Mike, Matt R working

Crecco’s Restaurant Night

  • Made $283.35

Tuesday January 31, 2017 7:30 room 230

Attendance: all present

Bake Sale

  • Girls this week
  • Baked: Sam, Jillie, Coll, Sofia
  • Stay after: Brenna, Sam, Sofia

Class Rings

  • Tomorrow 2/1
  • Pascack Period A Class Rings in auditorium

School Store

  • Monday- Matt, Sam, Coll
  • Tuesday- Garrett, Stephen
  • Wednesday- Max Bren, Dani
  • Thursday- Matt, Ryan, Mike
  • Friday- Sof, Jillie, Devin

Class Cause Week PSA

  • Coll and Max 1v1 basketball
  • Class council members walk in and talk about ALS
  • Basketball rolls outside to the people playing baseball
  • Make the script

Class Cause Week ALS

  • T-shirts and pinnie
  • Customized headbands (tie in the back)
  • Classmates submit designs by the end of the week
  • Basketball/ Home Run derby -charge $10 to play because they will win a tv
  • Tv as the prize

Fundraiser Ideas

  • Babysitting Night?
  • Car wash- sell tickets outside Ronnie’s
  • Painting night
  • Trivia night- buzzers, Brenna ask Del for his powerpoint

Tuesday January 24, 2017 7:30 hallway

Attendance: all present

Bake Sale

  • boys this week
  • baked: Devin, Mike, Ryan, Max
  • Mike and Ryan worked

Clothing

  • Made $290

School Store

  • start next monday
  • unload car monday morning

Call Crecco’s to get our check

ALS

  • headband
  • pinnie
  • tshirt

Class Cause Week

  • March Madness- prize be a giftcard (not money)
  • how many coffee beans in a jar -win dunkin donuts giftcard
  • statistic posters for decoration
  • PSA: Max playing basketball and then casually says “oh, hey” and talks about class cause week, then we all walk in and say facts, we all take a shot at the end, all do ice bucket challenge?

Tuesday January 17, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: Treasurer Beyer and Representative Eberson absent

Bake Sale

  • Girls
  • Baked: Sam, Jillie, Dani, Sofia, Coll
  • After school selling: Brenna, Dani, Sofia

Class Cause Week

  • ALS Brett could come in during our week to speak if we don’t have anyone else
  • Got the gym for 3v3

Clothes

  • Sale ends tomorrow
  • Get about $5 per clothing item sold

Spring Sale

  • Headbands that tie in the back
  • ALS pinnie and t-shirt- get outside people to design clothing and then vote on design
  • Tank tops- not fitted

PSA

  • Get ice bucketed
  • Make sure people actually understand what ALS is
  • Script done by February 1st
  • Upper caf meeting tomorrow during Pascack Period

Tuesday January 10, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: Representatives Yellin, Maron, Smolen late; Collins absent

Bake Sale

  • Boys
  • Ryan and Mike

Class Cause Week

  • Decorate lobby and side door by gym- ice buckets, streamers?, posters to advertise event, baseballs
  • Ask Lynch to do a baseball game/homerun derby- correlates to Lou Gehrig
  • PSA due by first week of class cause weeks
  • 3v3 basketball tournament- emailed Gattoni for May 4th (waiting for a response)
  • Possibly trivia

School Store

  • Get the store back on January 30th (Monday)
  • Make sure we have all of the food we need

Clothing

  • Send out email today
  • Hand out flyers during pascack period
  • Really try to sell
  • Spring sale for ALS- ask around what they would want/ if they want to design it- send to council

Restaurant Night

  • Hand out flyers
  • Next Tuesday January 17th

Tuesday January 3, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: all present

Bake Sale

  • Girls
  • Sam, Coll, Brenna

Clothing

  • Online forms only
  • Ask Rose for information
  • Make $5 on everything we sell
  • Start designs for Spring apparel (ALS) pinnie

Class Cause Week

  • Week of May 1st
  • Need to make PSA: ice bucket ourselves
  • Book gym for May 4th-basketball (Ryan and Devin)

School Store

  • need to restock Gatorade, gum, arizona ice tea, water, butter, cream cheese, pop tarts

Tuesday December 20, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: all present

Bake Sale

  • Boys
  • Matt R, Ryan, Devin, Mike

Restaurant Night Crecco’s

  • Tuesday January 17
  • We get 15% of anyone who walks in that day
  • Make a flyer

T-shirts

-If we don’t hear back from vendor, we are looking for a new one

Class cause week

  • Week of May 1st
  • Book gym for May 4th for basketball

-Refs: ask March, Judilla, Del, Gotliffe, Will

-Make google doc with rules (Max and Coll)

-Sofia is making a clean playlist

  • Decorate the front hallway and back hallway by gym (no balloons)  
  • PSA 

Tuesday December 13, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: Representative Eberson absent

Bake Sale

  • Girls
  • Dani and Sofia working

Clothing

  • Online ordering only
  • More promoting because online
  • Everything will be preorganized because it is online
    • No flyers, cannot lose checks

Basketball Games

  • Arrive 5-10 minutes before game
  • Dates: Feb. 18- 12pm (Boys Varsity Bball)

Feb. 20- 4:15pm (Boys Varsity Bball)

Feb. 21- 4:15 (Girls Varsity Bball) & 7pm (Boys Varsity Bball)

Feb 23- 4:15 (Girls Varsity Bball) & 7pm (Boys Varsity Bball)

Crecco’s Restaurant Night

  • Dani going today after school
  • Ask for 20%, settle for 15%
  • Try for Thursday, January 12th or Tuesday January 10th

Class Cause Week

  • Basketball (3v3) talk to Gattoni- Thursday
  • Restaurant night
  • PSA video

Tuesday December 6, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: Representative Collins absent (sick)

Bake Sale

  • Boys today
  • Matt R and Ryan

Blue Moon

  • Last night
  • Success
  • Got 20% of sales with flyer
  • Getting mailed the check

March Madness Bracket

  • Everyone pay $5
  • Prize: a gift card of their choosing
  • Talk to DeMaio to get approved

Next Restaurant Night

  • Crecco’s?

Tuesday November 29, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: All present

Bake Sale

  • Girls today
  • Sam, Sofia, Brenna working
  • Figure out what would be the best to bring (what sells and what doesn’t)

Restaurant Night

  • Monday night
  • Pass out flyers on Monday
  • Send out an email before
  • Tweet it out

Still waiting for people to get back to us on shirt prices

Tuesday November 22, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: Vice President Novakowski absent

Bake Sale

  • Today after school
  • Boys today
  • Sell left over food the next day

Valley Cup Tomorrow (wear blue)

  • Miss last two periods
  • Decorations

-streamers

-banner

  • Players are confirmed
  • Reserve bottom row for player

Clothing

  • Waiting for person to get back to us

Blue Moon

  • Monday December 5
  • Pass out flyers Friday before
  • Send out email to parents
  • Talk it up over the weekend and that Monday

Tuesday November 15, 2016 7:30 room 230

Attendance: President Urbaniak and representative Maron

Bake Sale:

  • Girls today (Brenna and Sam working)
  • Boys got $65 last week

Volleyball

  • Great success
  • 14 teams (two teams did not show up)
  • Made $

-How to improve?

-more chaperones to ref (pay them)

-scoreboard

-board with bracket

-written down rules

-announcer with a microphone

-stamp or sticker for people who want to come to just watch

-playlist

Blue Moon

  • December 5
  • Hand out flyers soon

Valley Cup

  • Nascar Race (3 people- ???)
  • Thanksgiving Relay Race (4 people- Matt Beyer, Joe Campagna, Kevin Conrad, Sam Canty)
  • Basketball Musical Chairs (1 boy 1 girl- Max Yellin and ?)

-Dress Up Days

-Pajama Day Monday

-Flannel Day Tuesday

-Class Color Wednesday

-GET WORD OUT TO DRESS UP

Clothing

  • Waiting for updates

Tuesday November 1, 2016 7:30 am room 230

Attendance: Vice President Novakowski, Treasurer Beyer, Secretary Cohn, Representatives Flinn, Maron, Eberson, Coyle, Collins, Yellin, Ricciardi, Smolen

Absent: President Urabniak

Volleyball Game

  • NEW DATE Monday November 14
  • Limit number of people that can form teams (1 chaperone per 20 people)
  • Refs/Chaperones: Del? Gallione? Dani’s dad? Devin’s mom? Mathias
  • Maximum at 20 teams (5 chaperones)

Restaurant Night

  • Blue Moon
  • Monday December 5

Clothing

  • Nike clothing with two less expensive tees
  • T shirt $31, long sleeve $35, Shorts $25, Quarter Zip $34, more   
  • CHANGE put logo from shorts on all apparel (logo in white for green shirts)

Tuesday October 25, 2016 7:40 cafeteria

Attendance: President Urbaniak, Vice President Novakowski, Treasurer Beyer, Secretary Cohn, Representatives Flinn, Maron, Eberson, Coyle, Collins, Yellin, Ricciardi, Smolen

Volleyball Game:

  • Tomorrow
  • Set up at 5:30
  • Registration at 6:10-6:20
  • CHANGE Old gym

Bake Sale:

  • After school
  • Everything $1
  • 2-3 people working

Tuesday October 18, 2016 7:30 am room 230

Attendance: President Urbaniak, Vice President Novakowski, Treasurer Beyer, Representatives Flinn, Maron, Eberson, Coyle, Collins, Yellin, Ricciardi, Smolen

Absent: Secretary Cohn (medical)

Rutgers Game:

  • CANCELLING THE GAME
  • only sold 13 tickets
  • See Rose to refund people who bought tickets

Volleyball Tournament:

  • Wednesday October 26
  • Registration: 6:10-6:20
  • Chaperones: Delsanto (need more)
  • Get nets
  • Sign up through google form
    • $3 per person per team
    • Standard volleyball rules apply
    • Best costume and first place wins a prize

Bake Sale:

  • After school
  • Everything $1
  • 2-3 people working

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 7:30 am  Room 230

Attendance: President Urbaniak, Vice President Novakowski, Treasurer Beyer, Representatives Maron, Eberson, Coyle, Collins, Yellin, Ricciardi, Smolen

Absent: Secretary Cohn (medical), Representative Flinn

Bake Sale Today:

    • after school
  • Cookies, brownies, and rice krispies (all $1)
  • 2-3 people working

Rutgers Update:

  • Reach out to those who paid for previous date ask if they want refund/still want ticket
  • Still don’t know the time of the game
  • SELL! SELL! SELL!
  • Deadline for paying is October 14th

Clothing designs:

  • Nike long sleeve crewneck kelly green w/ PV logo
  • short sleeve kelly green w/ PV logo
  • Long sleeve w/ PV logo
  • fleece pullover hoodie in kelly green w/ PV logo
  • fleece pocket sweatpants in heather grey w/ PV logo
  • shorts

Volleyball Tournament:

  • Treasurer Beyer in charge
  • End of October (Oct. 26) or (Nov.16)

Flag Football Tournament?

  • In spring

 

Tuesday September 27, 2016 7:30 am room 230

Attendance: President Urbaniak, Vice President Novakowski, Treasurer Beyer, Secretary Cohn, Representatives Flinn, Maron, Eberson, Coyle, Collins, Yellin, Ricciardi, Smolen

All are present

Bake Sales:

  • every Tuesday after school

-At least 6 baked goods (most at $1)

-2-3 people working per bake sale

School Store:

NOW OPEN

  • Ronnies Bagels now delivers 2 dozen every day
  • Working schedule

-Monday: Matt B, Sam, Colleen

-Tuesday: Stephen, Garrett

-Wednesday: Max, Brenna, Dani

-Thursday: Matt R, Ryan, Mike

-Friday: Devin, Jillian, Sofia

Rutgers Update:

  • NEW DATE

-Saturday November 5th (12 pm or 3:30 pm not sure yet) vs Indiana

  • Reach out to those who paid for previous date ask if they want refund/still want ticket
  • same price/procedure as last date

-$65 for bus and ticket; $45 for just ticket

-bus will depart at 9 if game is at 12; will leave at 12:30 if game at 3:30

Deadline for paying is October 14th

  • breakeven $2700
  • If sell all tickets we will make $3575, which is a profit of $875

Apparel:

  • long sleeve PV green (dri-fit)

-”Couldn’t be prouder” on back

-”PV Indians” on front

-get pricing

-get confirmation on designs


Substitute secretary while Secretary Cohn is absent for medical reasons: Colleen Coyle (Representative)
or Ryan Novakowski (Vice President)

 

Tuesday September 13, 2016 7:30 am room 230  

Attendance: President Urbaniak, Vice President Novakowski, Treasurer Beyer, Secretary Cohn, Representatives Flinn, Maron, Eberson, Coyle, Collins, Yellin, Ricciardi, Smolen

All are present

Apparel:

  • Clothes passed down from graduated seniors

-Hats ($10) and Headbands ($12)

  • PV apparel

-possible long sleeve (confirm designs)

-green camo t-shirt with indian logo (get approval) and “pascack valley” on front and “couldn’t be prouder” on back

-black pinnie with same design as t-shirt

Fundraisers:

  • Rutgers Fundraiser:

-Saturday October 15, 2016

-have to hand in form by Friday September 23, 2016

-$65 for bus and ticket; $45 for just ticket

  • Volleyball Game Fundraiser:

-October (figure out a day with athletic director)

-preferably a Thursday

-same setup as last year’s class cause week game  

Back to School Night:

-come at 5:30

-dress in green

-hand out flyers for Rutgers game fundraiser

 Council Balance:

  • Previous balance: $3350; after buying tickets and the bus Current balance: $415.00; potential of making $3,500

Tuesday September 6, 2016 7:30 am room 230

Attendance: President Urbaniak, Vice President Novakowski, Treasurer Beyer, Secretary Cohn, Representatives Flinn, Maron, Eberson, Coyle, Collins, Yellin, Ricciardi, Smolen

All are present

  • Rutgers game

-Make form

-Saturday October 15th

-$45 just for ticket, $65 for transportation both ways and ticket

-promote (talk, tweet, email)

  • Hats & Headbands

-from graduated seniors

-$10 beanie (38) $12 headband (16)

  • Clothing (decide on designs) /Forms

-sell PV clothes first then ALS clothes later

-see if Indian logo can be used on clothing

 

Tuesday June 7, 2016 7:30 am room 230

Attendance: President Urbaniak, Vice President Novakowski, Treasurer Beyer, Secretary Cohn, Representatives Flinn, Coyle, Yellin, Ricciardi, Smolen

All present

Pick appointed representatives:

  • (Dani Maron, Brenna Collins, Jillian Eberson)

Goals for next year

-fundraise an additional $7,000

Committees for the 2016-2017 School Year:

  • Restaurant Night Committee: Sam, Coll, Dani, Brenna
  • Volley Ball Committee: Mike, Matt B, Max, Devin
  • Clothing Sales: Sofia, Ryan, Matt R, Jillian

-long sleeve, PV t shirt, hats/headbands from seniors  

 

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