Cumberland County District PTA Council Meeting Minutes
October 3, 2017
Meeting called to order at 3:45pm
In attendance: Ashley Fillings, H.L. Lattimore, Sonya Harriott, Iris Pierce, Bernadette HeLane-Bargihere, Deanna Jones, Emily C. Grimes, Tonetta Everett, Jerial H. Bogan, Shamalle Wilson, and Pamela Story
We are off to a wonderful start this year. Leadership Training was held on September 9 at the West Regional Library. We were pleased to see over 40 attendees present and 20 schools represented. We look forward to seeing what we can accomplish this school year.
Representatives from the District PTA attended the Back to School Kick off held at Grays Creek High School on August 16th. We really enjoyed getting to spend time with our local administrators and we look forward to a productive year.
Congratulations to three local North Carolina PTA Award Winners! The NCPTA recently announced the winners of its 2016-2017 Annual Awards program during the 2017 State Convention Awards Celebration in Greensboro.
- CCS’ Superintendent Dr. Frank Till was the recipient of the Superintendent of the Year Award.
- Rockfish Elementary School received the Ruby Acorn Award for membership enrollment.
- Seventy-First High School and Rockfish Elementary School were recognized with Achievement Awards as Distinguished PTA Award winners.