2 Mission StatementIn an effort to promote John Dickinson High School, increase school spirit and provide a much needed service - we propose to establish a new school store.The school store will serve as a lab environment for educational purposes and a real-world retail environment to prepare students for employment.
3 Possible Names….We hope to poll the school in order to increase excitement and finalize upon name.The following are some names we are considering:The Ram ShackleThe Rams CrannyThe Rams CornerThe Rams DenThe Rams LairDickinson School Store
4 Funding sources Building support Sponsors Fundraising Sports boosters Mini grants?SponsorsFundraisingSports boostersPTO509 funds for Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) - DECA
5 Products to be included initially… School branded:Hoodies/sweatshirts and sweatpantsT-shirtsBumper stickers, magnets and lanyardsYearbook salesSchool supplies:Flash DrivesBindersFoldersWriting implements – pens, pencils, markers, erases, etc.
6 Short Term Goals Complete construction of school store. Wall Building – Mr. Lyons LocationLayout of storeHow will we display items?Use of window spaceDisplay caseOrder Merchandise:School suppliesSchool apparelWhat do sports boosters already have?
7 Short term goals continued SecurityVideo camerasStorage areas to lock up merchandisePurchase cash register
8 Long Term Goals Partnering with schools hospitality department Possibly help them keep inventorySell goods etc.Website/e-commerce?
9 Store Procedures and personell To be considered:Inventory – storage and keeping trackBook keepingCash registerStaff hierarchyCustomer greeting
10 Advertising Display cases for merchandise outside of the school store. Flyers posted around the school to promote sales of the school store.Announcements at the beginning & end of the day to remind students of the school store.
11 Hours of operation Before school After school Delivery service Order during lunch - delivered to homeroom?Mr. Murphy, question: What is happening with sports boosters? Will that be absorbed by the school store?