PTO meeting this Wed Sept 16, 6:30pm

All TIS parents are highly encouraged to attend the first PTO meeting of the year, this Wednesday, September 16th at 6:30 pm in the Gym. Dr. Orsini will present his observations of his first months at TIS, talk about the International Baccalaureate implementation and the Parent Survey from last year. We'll also introduce the new PTO officers, hear from Board President Michelle Kerin and have updates on the Custom House, Scrip and Run for the Arts.

Childcare will be provided. If you plan to use the childcare, please email Kathy Guilfoyle ( so we can ensure we have adequate staff to watch the children. If you would like your child to be taken to the Library Media Center for TrackTales, please pre-register with both Kathy and with librarian Tamara Fornell at Students should be dropped off and picked up from childcare as usual. Registered students will be collected from childcare at 6:40 pm and escorted to the Library Media Center (LMC) and returned to childcare after story time at about 7:20 pm.


Welcome, PTO Officer Introductions.Kathy Guilfoyle6:30 – 6:40
Board UpdateMichelle Kerin6:40 – 6:45
Custom House UpdateScott Kerman6:45 – 6:50
Run for the Arts/ScripJoan Francis6:50 – 7:00
First 60 days observations & priorities for year
IB implementation at TIS
May 2009 Parent Survey results overview
Dr. Orsini7:00 – 7:45
New Items7:45 – 8:00