Education Commission Board Meeting – October 6, 2015

Education Commission Board Meeting

Principal’s Report October 6, 2015

Item: Iowa Assessments completed. Testing was done over a two week period in grades 3,4,5,6,7,8.

Item: Donations and Grants

Aurora Catholic Education Foundation: $6,358

United in Faith Tuition Assistance: $16,000

United in Faith Grant:$1,847

Private Donation to Scholarship Fund: $400


Financial Aid awarded in the amount of $18,250 to 18 families/33 students between UIF grants and St. Therese Scholarships.

United in Faith Grants 14,500 ($150O)                  Remains in reserve for emergency tuition assistance.

St. Therese Scholarships awarded: $3,750. ($9,128) remains in the scholarship fund as seed money for the Annual Scholarship Dinner Dance and emergency tuition assistance.

Item: Dance Committee met. Great turnout. Set goal of $20,000 for next Spring’s event.

Goals for next meeting: Timetable for event

Standardized pricing for ads

Basket themes

Item: Brochure in process. Photographer was here all day October 1. Check out facebook for a sneak peek at his work.

Item: Diocesan Subsidy ( $50,400): Quarterly Report submitted by Fr. Mike and Mr. Neis follows.

Quarterly Report diocesejuly through september 2015final (1)