Monday, May 13, 2013

UESeNews#54 May13,2013

Dates to remember:

May 15-17- Book Fair
May 16- K-3 Spring Concert
May 16- Open House
May 18-UE Eco and Recycling Fair
May 21- School Closed
May 22- Grade 4 and 5 Spring Concert
May 30- UE PTO Faculty/Staff Appreciation
June 5 – Field Day

Listserv Table of Contents:

+Spring Book Fair
+UE Eco and Recycling Fair
+UEPTO Faculty/Staff Appreciation
+ Field Day
+PTO Committee Chairs needed for 2013-2014

*****Message 1 of 5
Spring Book Fair is May 15th- May 17th.

Parents, The Spring Book Fair is here! It is scheduled for next week, Wed
May 15- Friday May 17. The theme is Story Laboratory, where "reading gives
you super power." Be on the look out for "mad scientists" aka the UE staff!

There will be a wide variety of books for all ages, from picture books to
chapter books to reference books. Get your summer reading materials now!

Wed, May 15 is BROWSE Day, and TH, May 17 and FRI, May 18 are BUY Days.
The Fair will be open during the K-3 Spring Concerts as well as the Open
House. Also, we are in need of volunteers for set-up, pack up and the Open

Thank you to those who have volunteered and if you haven't, please join us
for this important literacy program, and sign up at

It's a fun event!

*****Message 2 of 5
The UE Eco and Recycling Fair is Saturday, May 18th from 9am-2pm.

Enjoy a fun day of shopping with local eco-friendly vendors selling
everything from soaps, lotions and jewelry to art, organic dog treats and
succulent pies. Check out educational exhibits provided by area
organizations including the Brandywine Valley Association and Chester
County Solid Waste Authority. Bring your aluminum cans, small pieces of
furniture, cabinetry, used painted cans and old cellphones to support
Trash Talkin' Ladies, Habitat for Humanity, and Cell Phones for Soldiers.
There's something for everyone!

This is a rain or shine event.

*****Message 3 of 5
UE PTO Faculty/Staff Appreciation – Thursday, May 30th

This week, you will receive information regarding the annual UEPTO
Faculty/Staff Appreciation Luncheon on May 30th, 2013. Please consider
helping out by volunteering or contributing items for the luncheon to
thank our teachers and staff for all that they do!

Please sign up via the following SignUp Genius Link:

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Becky Bondi
advance for your help in making this event a success!

*****Message 4 of 5
Field Day - Wednesday, June 5, 2013 (Raindate - Thursday, June 6,2013)

Mrs. Hurley has worked very hard to make this a fun, outdoor play! Parents
and other family members are needed at stations to keep things running
smoothly and to cheer on the students. It is an enjoyable day for
everyone, so please send in the volunteer sheet that will be coming home
with your child.
9:15 - 11:30 AM : Kindergarten, 3rd and 4th grade
1:00 - 3:15: PM : Kindergarten, Pre-First, 1st and 2nd grade

If you have any questions about Field Day or volunteering, please contact
Lynda Starnes at or #610-347-1025. See you on June

*****Message 5 of 5
PTO Committee Chairs needed for 2013-2014:

Please consider volunteering to fill the PTO committee chair positions
listed below for the 2013-2014 school year. Programs with the * are at
risk of being eliminated if a committee chair is not found.
1. Community Service (Stars for Service) – 2 Chairs needed
2. Partners Program – 1 Chair needed (one chair signed up)
3. Celebration Book*
4. F.O.C.U.S.*
5. Mileage Club*
6. Young Rembrandts*
7. Tool Box Coordinator*

If you have any questions or are interested, please contact Dana Mayer at
your consideration!

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