Monday, February 10, 2014

UE eNews for February 10, 2014

UE eNews for February 10, 2014

Dates to Remember:

February 14-- PTO Meeting 9:15

February 17 - School Closed

February 18-21 - Coin Drive

February 19 - Market Day Pick Up

February 28 - 5th Grade Dance

March 5-6 - Talent Show Rehearsals

March 6 - Spring Picture Day

March 23 -- 4th Grade Skating Party


1. UCFSD Family Night Out

2. UEPTO Meeting Friday, Feb. 14 at 9:15

3. UHS Used Book Sale Collection

4. Make a Difference - Be a Coach!

5. Save the Date - 4th Grade Skating Party March 23

6. UHS Presents GREASE - Tickets Available Now!

7. UE 4th and 5th Grade Chorus Night at the Philadelphia Wings

8. Operation Cookie Drop

***** Message 1

COUNTY Saturday, March 15, 2014 5-8pm @ Unionville High School Chili and
Hot Dog Dinner //Bake Sale & Kids Arcade //Middle School
Game Room//Fabulous Silent Auction//Family Quizzo Game & Movie // Live
Music by the Caroling Strings// Raffles & Family Photos //Giving Tree For
discounted tickets, fill out the order
the WCP and return it to your school's office or go to to purchase tickets online.

*****Message 2

Dear UES Families:

Please join us for our next UEPTO meeting to hear all about the exciting
activities and events coming up at UE in the next couple months. There are
some really fun things in the works!

We are also excited to host Mrs. Fulginiti, our wonderful school nurse, as
the guest speaker that morning. Please come to hear about topics important
to all UE families such as lice prevention and treatment etc.

The PTO meeting will be at 9:15 on Friday, February 14th in room 213. We
hope to see you there!

*****Message 3

The Annual UHS Used Book Sale: Book Collection Continues!!

*Book Donations are being accepted at all district schools from now until
February 19.* We gladly accept: books in good condition, clean, dry,
mold-free, books with covers, audio books, music, movies, DVDs, CD's, VHS,
tapes with original packaging (no PC Software and PC Games.) We DO accept
gaming software like X-Box, Nintendo, Game Cube, Trade size paperbacks,
paperbacks, hardbacks.

Books should be placed in collection boxes in the lobby of all elementary
schools and the middle school until Wednesday, February 19. High school
drop-off will be near the cafeteria/gym entrance between 9 am and 3 pm on
weekdays and Saturdays. Please pack donations in a sturdy boxes/bags.

*We Also Need your Shopping Bags!*

Sturdy shopping bags with handles are needed for the book sale. Place your
bag donations along side your book donations and we'll put them to good use.

*The UHS Used Book Sale is on Friday, February 21, 5-9 pm, and Saturday,
February 22, 9 - 2:30, $8 Bag Sale, 3-5 pm. *Please support this event
which funds a wide variety of improvements to our high school.

*****Message 4


Fun, life-changing after school programs for boys in grades 3 - 5.
Programs combine training for successful completion of a 5K with lessons
that develop and build character. Volunteers are needed at many schools
throughout Chester County. Each site requires at least 2 coaches.

* Coaches DO NOT have to be elite runners, just responsible,
encouraging individuals that can motivate and relate to boys!

* Head coaches must be 18, but younger junior coaches are welcome

* Program meets 2 times a week for the 10-week program starting
March 10 and ends May 31

* The YMCA STRIDE 5K Challenge will be held on Saturday, May 31
at Henderson High School.

* Coaches must attend coach training and head coach must be CPR
certified (training provided free of charge).

* Coaches receive all necessary materials and support throughout
the program.

* Teams of coaches encouraged. It's fun to coach with a friend.

You can be a coach!

If you are interested in learning more about this amazing opportunity,

contact Joy Zdebski at,

or call 610-444-9622 ext. 2343.

*****Message 5

4th graders - save the date for the annual 4th grade skating party. Mark
your calendars for Sunday, March 23rd from 4-6pm. It will be held at Ice
Line in West Chester, PA. More information and registration forms will be
coming but plan now to attend and join in on the fun!

*****Message 6

Tickets on sale THIS THURSDAY

February 13, 2014 for

Unionville High School's presentation of:


Book, Music and Lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey

and by arrangement with Robert Stigwood

all seats $12 at <>

at the door: $14 adults; $12 students/seniors


March 6-8, 7:30pm

UHS Auditorium

"Grease" is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, INC.


***** Message 7

Unionville Elementary 4th and 5th Grade Chorus Night at the Philadelphia

> Wings.

> On February 23, UE's chorus will perform God Bless America prior to the

> start of the 4 pm Wings LaCrosse game at the Wells Fargo Center.

> Look for your ticket order form arriving via Backpack Express during the

> week of January 6.

> Tickets are $20 and proceeds benefit the PTO.

> Questions? Contact Regina Turner (

*****Message 8

*Operation Cookie Drop*: It's Girl Scout Cookie time! The Brandywine
Valley Girl Scouts are once again sending cookie care packages to our brave
men and women in the armed forces. Do you have family or friends serving
overseas? Send us their address and we'll send them cookies. To
contribute cookies for our soldiers, purchase them from your favorite local
Girl Scout or at the Cookie Booths you see around town. We also need
shipping sponsors. Questions or to find out where to purchase cookies,
contact Michal Rittler at or
The cookie sale runs through March 9th.

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