Knights News · Knights Athletic Booster Club Looking To Fill 2020-2021 Board Positions

There are currently vacant positions to fill for the 2020-2021 school year. If you or someone you know would serve our Booster mission we are accepting nominations effective immediately. Nominations will be accepted through the end of January 2020. You may submit your nominations via our Athletic Director’s email address John Chalus or by submitting anonymously via a sealed envelope addressed to the attention of John Chalus. You or your student may drop the envelope off in the school office or in the office of John Chalus.

The Knights Athletic Booster Club is organized to support the Knights Athletic coaches, student athletes and all athletic programs of Stratford High School.

The booster board and members meet once a month with the Athletic Director to discuss and vote on program funding requests and keep up on all the future needs for the programs. Meetings generally last an hour and are held at Stratford High School during evening hours. Anyone is welcome to join and get more involved.

Board Position descriptions:

President: Sets the member meeting agenda and runs the meetings. Coordinates any meetings.

Vice-President: Runs the meetings if the president is absent and oversees the communications, scholarship, advertising and athletic programs committees.

Secretary: Takes meeting notes, coordinates school and email communications and helps with membership drive.

Treasurer: Maintain accurate records for all financial aspects of the KABC, Maintain and update bank account records, Pay bills upon receipt of documentation and approval, Prepare and present to the KABC a monthly financial report

Volunteering Makes a Difference For All Of Our Athletes

The KABC volunteers help the booster club raise the money that continues to give the coaches and student athletes what they need for equipment to make them successful. In the last 3 years, the boosters contributed over $30,000 in funding. The following athletic programs requested funding and the funding was approved and allocated from the boosters:

· Boys / Girls Golf

· Boys / Girls Basketball

· Weight room (all sports)

· Softball

· Wrestling

· Boys / Girls Track & Field

· Tennis

· Boys / Girls Soccer

· Swim

· Boys Baseball

· Volleyball

In addition, the KABC provides certificates, plaques, lettermen pins, region and state patches for qualifying athletes

This money is generated through concession sales, Spirit Booth sales, advertising and sponsorship sales and membership dues.