Meeting Minutes: March 2022


MARCH 15, 2022 

Meeting started at 6:40pm

Attendees: Anita Hansen, Kimberly Smith, Koda LaMadrid, Carla Tippets, Monica Burns, Jennifer McInturff, Erin Vandermeide, Lindsay Campbell, John Campbell, Lettita Camire, Henry Martinez, Amanda Bethune.

February Meeting canceled. Newsletter update on

Secretary Review: We won a karaoke machine from an Oregon PTA drawing thanks to increased membership!

Budget Review:

  • We have about 32k in the bank which we feel very fortunate to have raised this year.


  • Sixth Grade Party: Imlay hosts a 3 hour party on the last full day of school instead of a graduation for the 6th graders. They are in the planning stage. They have met with Jen and teachers. If you are interested in helping with the 6th grade committee please reach out to Becky Takara. 
  • Carnival Committee: It’s on June 3rd. We are meeting with the principal soon and will make decisions by then.  
  • Bottle Drop Count is at $257.22. Contact Koda LaMadrid for blue bags, or pick up in the office (they are in the PTA Mailbox)
  • Dine-Out:We raised $207 in February at Baja Fresh. March 28th at Godfather’s, just mention Imlay PTA and they will always donate to the school. 
  • Spirit Gear: Our orders are now up to date. We are removing masks from options. We have increased order options which you can order online. 
  • Family Fun Night: We need more people on the committee. Our goal is to 
  • build community and we are trying to accomplish that goal by drawing families into PTA nights. 
  • Food Drive: We will reconvene after Spring Break. The partnership restarted with Pacific Foods. 

Board Member Positions:

  • Kimberly Smith will be staying as Treasurer. President, Vice President, and Secretary positions will be open. Nominations will be accepted at April Meeting.

Open Floor:

  • How is school going without masks? It’s fun to see all the kids smiles. 

Principal Moment: 

  • Amanda Buthane has 15 years experience as a teacher, 7 years at Ladd Acres. She is now the TOSA (teacher on special assignment) director for the district and serving as substitute principal. 

Meeting adjourned at 7:13pm

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