•  2020-2021 Morningside Elementary GO Team Information

    GO Teams

    All GO Team meetings will be live streamed and available at this location:

    https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary

    Please scroll down the page for:

    Any Meeting Notices

    GO Team Members

    Meeting Schedule

    Public Comment Format

    Meeting Documents

    Morningside GO Team Norms

    Strategic Plan

    Advisory Committee Meeting Schedule

     

     

GO Team Agenda

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  •   GO Team Members

    Name

    Officer

    Role

    Email Address

     Audrey Sofianos  

    Principal

    audrey.sofianos@atlanta.k12.ga.us 

    Randy Fink 

     

    Parent

    randy.fink@gmail.com 

     Lisa Olmsted

    Chair 

    Cluster Representative

    Parent

    lolmsted@hotmail.com 

     Shannon Thibodeau

     

    Parent

    sc.thib@gmail.com 

    Marva Nelson 

    Vice-Chair 

    Staff

    mnnelson@atlanta.k12.ga.us

    Lynn Slater 

    Secretary 

    Staff

    Lynn.Slater@atlanta.k12.ga.us 

    Wendy Westwood 

     

    Staff

    gwestwood@atlanta.k12.ga.us 

    Max Weiss 

     

    Community Member

    max.aaron.korn@gmail.com 

    Barbara Crum 

     

    Community Member

    Barbara.Crum@perkinswill.com 

     Yolanda Foreman

     

    Swing Seat

    yolanda4man@gmail.com 

     Meeting Schedule

    Date

    Location

    Time

    Time Allotted for Public Comment (Yes or No)

    9/21/20

     https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary 

     5PM

    No

     11/10/20

     https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary

     5PM

    Yes

     12/8/20

      https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary

     5PM

    Yes

     1/19/21

      https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary

     5PM

    Yes

     2/9/21

      https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary

     5PM

    Yes

     3/9/21

      https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary

     5PM

    Yes

    4/13/21

     https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary

    5PM

    Yes

    5/11/21

     https://www.facebook.com/MorningsideElementary

    5PM

    Yes

     Public Comment Format 

     ALL GO TEAM MEETINGS ARE OPEN FOR PUBLIC ATTENDANCE AND COMMENT UNLESS SPECIFICALLY INDICATED OTHERWISE IN THE AGENDA. Pursuant to GO Team rules, opportunities for public comment shall be provided at least four (4) times in a school/fiscal year and noted on the meeting agenda.  Public comment opportunities are available for GO Teams to hear from interested members of the community. GO Team members will not provide responses or engage in direct conversation during meetings. Each GO Team may determine a consistent method for receiving public comments and for parents and other citizens to sign up to address the team, provided that the team offer at least 20 minutes of time to the public to make comments, when available, and that the public receive at least 2 business days’ notice of the protocol for signing up to speak. 

    MES Public Comment Specifics

     

    Meeting Documents

    Meeting Date

    Agenda

    Meeting Summary or Draft Minutes

    Approved Meeting Minutes

    Documents Presented at Meeting

     9/21/20  Agenda 9-21-20 Meeting Summary May 18,2020 Approved Minutes  20-21 Strategic Plan 
    11/10/20  Agenda #2  11-10-20Summary Approved Minutes 9-21-20  Data Review Oct. 2020 
     12-8-20 Agenda 3 12-8-20MeetingSummary 11-10-20ApprovedMinutes 

    MIssionVisionReview12-8-2020 

    Principal Report 12-8-20

    1-5-21 Work Session #1 Agenda   WORK SESSION WORK SESSION
     1-19-21        
     2-9-21        
     3-9-21        
    4-13-21        
    5-11-21        

     

    Morningside GO Team Norms

    At each GO Team Meeting, only members of the team may participate in the discussion.  Any members of the public present are here to quietly observe.

    We will be fully present.

    We will follow the agenda as noticed to the public and stay on task.

    We will be respectful of each other at all times.We will be open-minded.

    We invite and welcome contributions of every member and listen to each other.

    We will respect all ideas and assume good intentions.

    We will approach differences of opinion with curiosity.

     

    Strategic Plan

     MES Strategic Plan

     

    Cluster Advisory Committee Meeting Schedule

    See specific meeting information, including location plus minutes for previous meetings, at the link below:

     Link to Information on Grady Cluster Advisory Meetings

     

    Committee Name

    Date

    Time

    Grady Cluster Advisory 

    11/19/2020

    4:30 - 6:30PM 

     

    Grady Cluster Advisory

    12/10/2020 

    4:30PM 

    Grady Cluster Advisory

    2/11/2021

    4:30PM

    Grady Cluster Advisory 

    3/18/2021 

     4:30PM

     

    Family Engagement Advisory Committee 

    Committee Chair: Shannon Thibodeau.

    Committee Members: Robin Edwards, Fabricio Moraes, Jim Pursley, Caroline Wainright

    Meeting #1 - Wednesday, January 13 -- 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. (Link to Recording)

    Topic: Review and discuss MES Strategic Priorities (Link to Agenda)

    Meeting will take place via zoom.  MES families and community welcome and encouraged to attend.  

    Join Zoom Meeting
    https://zoom.us/j/6399515323?pwd=RzRhYU1peGRoWWpBQWdxUTBpUCtKUT09

    Meeting ID: 639 951 5323
    Passcode: science

     

     

    For information about GO Teams and GO Team resources, please visit the District GO Team website by clicking on the picture below.

     

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