Linton Elementary School

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4100 Caribou Drive Fort Collins CO 80525
Phone:970-488-5850 Fax:970-488-5852 Attendance Line: 970-488-5851
Morning Kindergarten:8:50-1:10 Full Day Kindergarten-5th Grade: 8:50-3:28 Breakfast Served:8:30

Linton PTO

Linton Elementary School

2019-2020 PTO


PTO Meeting Minutes

February 4, 2020

  • 6:30pm- 7:45pm - 8 in attendance
  • Principal Report
    • Spring testing overview by Kara (slides attached)
      • ACCESS testing: January 27th – February 7th
        • Students accessing our ELD supports (K-5)
        • Annual test to measure growth each year
        • 4 tests measure listening, speaking, reading & writing.
      • CogAT
        • February 10th – 12th
        • All 2nd grade students
        • Screens for GT program
        • 3 short tests (approx 45min – 1hr)
      • CMAS
        • Begins March 30th
        • All 3rd, 4th, & 5th grade students
        • 3 sessions of math, 3 sessions of English/Language Arts, 3 sessions of Science (for 5th grade only)
      • DIBELS
        • April 27th – May 8th
        • Literacy screener
        • Every 6 weeks to monitor progress and guide small group formation
        • Very quick assessment (often less than 5 minutes)
      • MAPs
        • April 27th – May 8th
        • Guides groups; generally correlates with CMAS scores
        • Given 3 times per year
    • Conferences
      • March 2, 3, 5th
      • Optional; forms sent home on February 14th
    • Enrollment
      • Dropped from 449 students in 2015 to 384 students in 2019.
      • 2020 – 35 kindergarten students registered
  • Treasurer Report
    • PTO Debit Card has been issued
    • We have money originally budgeted for Spirit Wear that we haven’t spent.
  • Family Dance – Feb 7th
    • 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    • DJ lined up
    • 4th grade will sell pizza as an EcoWeek fundraiser
    • Student Council will decorate
  • Read-a-thon - March 6, 2020
    • Kick-off assembly February 6, 2020.
  • Boy Scouts
    • Looking to recruit; want to distribute flyers and give K presentation
      • Kristin checking on this
    • Scouts can wear uniforms to school anytime.
    • Linton can always use help with outdoor cleanup.
  • Next Meeting is scheduled for March 3, 2020.
  • Adjourn