April PTO Minutes

May 8, 2024 | PTO


Wednesday, April 24th, 2024


Meeting Brought to Order By: ​Megan Gagliano                        Time: 8:23

  • Principal Report

Mrs. Katie Tiefenthal

Field Trips have started for Pre-6th Students:

  • K/1st- Oh Wow!
  • 5th/6th- BizTown
  • Pre-K, 2nd, 3rd- Keystone Safari
  • 4th- Buhl Park- Environment Program
  • May 6th-May 10th will be the NWEA Map Growth Assessments for all K to 6th students.
  • The make-ups will be given the following week.
  • Attendance and arriving on time is important for testing days.
  • SJPII Field Fun Day will take place on May 29th.
  • We are looking for volunteers to help that and be a team leader.
  • Clearances are required.
  • The halfway point for the 4th quarter is next Friday, May 3rd.

Progress Reports will be sent home on Monday, May 6th.

  • Parents should continue to monitor their child’s progress using Gradelink.
  • Any conferences prior to the end of the school year should be arranged with the classroom teacher.
  • SJPII Religion Retreats will conclude next month. It has been wonderful having the KC students to assist.
  • Save the Dates for end of the year events will be coming to Pre-K, K, and 6th grade for graduation and move-up events. May Crowning is May 10th and more information will follow with time for Mass.


MrsTiefenthalfor  Mrs. Janet Halicki

Kennedy Catholic Middle/High School


  • May 1, 2024- Senior Decision and Signing Day
  • Seniors treated to lunch by Mrs. Perrico (School nurse)
  • Week of May 6th- Teacher Appreciation Week
  • May 6, 2024- 7th and 8th grade Retreat at KC
  • Week of May 6- May 17, 2024- NWEA testing for Spring
  • May 8, 2024- KC art show grades 7-12
  • May 10, 2024- Seniors’ Last Day
  • May 11, 2024- Prom at the Corinthian
  • May 13, 2024- Senior Retreat to Lake Erie
  • Week of May 13th- Senior Finals
  • May 17, 2024- Senior Class Trip to Cedar Point
  • May 23, 2024- Baccalaureate 10:00 am at KC gymnasium
  • May 24, 2024- KC Graduation 7:00 pm at KC gymnasium
  • May 29, 2024- 8th grade Move-Up at 10:00 am at KC gymnasium
  • Week of May 27th- underclassman Finals
  • Noon Dismissal – May 28, 29, and 30th
  • May 31, 2024- Last Day of School. Mass at 9:00 am
  • Treasurer’s Report

Balance $3954.

The money for field trips and Easter Candy has been deducted.

PTO to pay for buses for field trips and Teacher Appreciation week.

  • Old Business

o Field Trips for students K-6 have been in full swing.

▪ 5th and 6th go to BizTown on Thursday 4/25.

▪ Other grades have been to venues like Buhl Park and Keystone Safari.

o Mother Son Night- was a great success.

▪ Thank you to all who attended and those who volunteered their time and resources to make it happen.


  • New Business

o Field Fun Day- Kona Ice Truck.

o Possible Ice Cream Truck Day at KC MS/HS.

o 2024-2025 Fundraiser breakdown- was approved.

▪ We will be adding Play for the K.

▪ Possible Purse Bingo this summer.


o Father Daughter Dance, this Saturday April 27th 6-8PM

The Royal Ball


o Teacher Appreciation Week May 6th – 10th

▪ Motivation Monday

▪ Taco Tuesday (will need volunteers to help set up at both SJPII and KC MS/HS)

▪ Worship Wednesday

▪ Thankful Thursday

▪ Favor Friday


Reminders- May Crowning Mass May 10th

7/8th Dance May 10th

  • Meeting Adjourned by: Megan Gagliano Time: 8:33
  • Second by: Michelle Gealy-Arthur Time: 8:33


Next Meeting

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024 at 8:15AM