Various committees, whose members are comprised of staff and parent volunteers, contribute greatly to the management and oversight of our school. We invite you to take a look and see if there is a group whose role matches your talents and interests.
Members support the school by coordinating the annual auction. Chair is Alyssa Ryan.
Members support and advise the principal and pastor on the monthly, quarterly and yearly financial administration of the school and help prepare the annual budget. Chair is Ed McLaughlin.
Members advise the pastor and principal on the administration of ICRS’s endowment. Chair is Dave Cram.
Parent Teacher Organization
The PTO builds community within our school, and promotes school spirit and camaraderie. The PTO hosts fun events throughout the year that the entire family can enjoy. The PTO hosts the annual Santa Breakfast and the Catholic Schools Week Pancake breakfast, these fundraisers bring together parents, students, teachers and other valley parishioners. The PTO raises money to purchase play equipment, teaching materials, school supplies, and support class field trips. The PTO also supports the Young Authors Program. Some of the learning assemblies that the PTO has brought to the school include the Pacific Science Center Science on Wheels Engineering Program, The Reptile Man, Bird’s of Prey, and magicians. Subcommittees include Welcoming, Hospitality, and Sunshine. Chair is TBD.
The ICRS School Commission is a consultative body that represents the parishes that support ICRS financially. They meet monthly to provide guidance and assistance to the principal and pastor. The areas of responsibility are: Planning, policy formation, finances, selection of the Principal, development, including public relations and marketing and evaluation of the School Commission goals. School Commissioners promote participation in the ministry of Catholic education, develop ownership and stability for the future, offer financial advice, develop and defend policy, serve as a good public relations source, enable the principal to spend adequate time as an educational leader, provide parents/guardians with a voice in their children’s education, and encourage strategic planning. Members serve a two year term. Candidates are nominated by current members and the Pastor appoints the members from the list. Chair is Lisa-Marie Gustafson.
The Safety Committee consists of parents and teachers who work with the principal to assure the safety of our children. Group meets quarterly.
The Technology Committee meets periodically to review the school technology plan, monitor its proper implementation, and seek ways to support the continued integration of technology with learning goals at ICRS. Chair is Len Bentsen.