Sunday, October 4, 2015

Star News 10/4/15

 
 

Upcoming Events



OCTOBER
1        FUN RUN    2PM
2-3     UNIONVILLE FAIR
5        PTO BOARD MTG
6        PICTURE DAY
12      SCHOOL CLOSED
15      FAMILY FUN NIGHT
16      PTO MTG 9:30 (JOHN NOLEN)
21-23    BREAKFAST WITH A BUDDY
21-23     BOOK FAIR
22  FAMILY FUN NIGHT RAIN DATE
23    COUPLES COMEDY NIGHT 7PM
30    HALLOWEEN PARADE 9:30AM
NOVEMBER
3       SCHOOL CLOSED
11    VETERAN'S DAY CELEBRATION
13    PTO BOARD MTG
17    PICTURE RETAKES
19    HOLIDAY PLAY  7-8 PM
20    PTO MTG 9:30 (DR. SANVILLE)
23-25   EARLY DISMISSAL PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES
26-27  SCHOOL CLOSED

 


UEPTO Comedy Night on October 23 at 7-10 PM

Don't miss UEPTO's first ever couples' comedy night on Friday, October 23 at 7-10 PM at Kennett Square Golf and Country Club.

"Early Bird" tickets are available now for $30 through October 9

click here to purchase tickets

Tickets will be sold to all district parents after October 9, so don't delay because space is limited. 

Grab your friends and make it a fun couples' night!  Proceeds benefit UEPTO.


***PLEASE NOTE THE NEXT PTO MTG IS OCTOBER 16, 9:30AM***

MR. JOHN NOLEN (THE NEW INTERIM PRINCIPAL) WILL BE THE GUEST SPEAKER


 


UE Picture Day will be on Tuesday, October 6th 

NEW THIS YEAR: We will only be having Fall pictures. Barksdale will not be coming back for Spring pictures this year.



E-WASTE RECYCLING:

Bring your old, unused or broken electronics and used ink and toner cartridges to UE's Family Fun Night on Thursday, October 15th 6:00-8:00 pm at Marlborough Valley Corn Maze! The BROBOTS, UE's Lego Robotics Club, will be kicking off their e-waste recycling partnership with Staples by accepting your recyclable electronics at this event.  Please support the BROBOTS in their effort to reduce the amount of e-waste going to landfills!   

The following e-waste will be accepted:  empty ink and toner cartridges, desktop computers, laptops, tablets, eReaders, monitors, printers, copiers, scanners, fax machines, shredders, keyboards, external mouse devices, modems, routers, speakers, mobile phones, MP3 players, iPods, calculators, digital cameras, camcorders, cordless phones, cd/dvd players, gaming consoles, external hard drives and small rechargeable batteries. 

Questions:  Please contact Kristin Scali at scalifamily@msn.com

BOOK FAIR

Come join us for a "monster-ously" good time at the Unionville Elementary Fall Book Fair!

October 21-23.


UE Family Connection

Are you a NEW UE family hoping to connect with an existing family to learn more about the school and community?  Are you a SEASONED UE family willing to welcome a new family, answer questions and provide community introductions?  

Liz Hunt and Becky Bondi, UEPTO Hospitality Co-Chairs, will help connect new and seasoned families to build relationships and strengthen our UE community.  If interested, please click below to sign up by Friday, October 9.  

Questions?  Email Becky Bondi at beckybondi@gmail.com or Liz Hunt at lizhcanada@gmail.com

NEW Families click here: http://goo.gl/forms/HfGfvzMho1

SEASONED Families click here: http://goo.gl/forms/QfS6EZGafI


SAVE THE DATE

UE NIGHT AT THE MARKETPLACE!

Wednesday, November 11     5-8 PM

click here for details


Dr. Sam Goldstein, Neuropsychologist, will be facilitating a presentation for parents at the Chester County Intermediate Unit on Monday, Nov. 2 from 7:00 to 9:00PM.  The topic will be "Promoting Resilience in Our Children and Ourselves."  Parents can register using the following link: www.cciu.org/samgoldstein. There is no charge to attend.  

CLICK FOR MORE INFO


UCFSD COMMUNITY NEWS CLICK HERE



Hillendale's Halloween Husky Hustle 5k & Fun Run

October 31 

 This event is full of fun for the whole family – races, music, dancing, inflatables and more.

5K Race Time – 9am (Fun Run starts immediately after) *1850 Hillendale Road  $25 for 5K & $15 for Fun Run.  Click Here to Register!



    UNIONVILLE-CHADDS FORD EDUCATION FOUNDATION 

Join us on Friday, October 16, 2015 at Northbrook Orchards for a free family night that will include s'moresapple cider and a warm bonfire. Pumpkins and Mums will be available for purchase with a portion of the proceeds going to the Unionville-Chadds Ford Education Foundation. 

S'MORES AT NORTHBROOK MARKETPLACE - FAMILY NIGHT!

CLICK HERE TO RSVP


HAVE A FLAIR FOR THE DRAMATIC? 
COME AUDITION FOR ALICE IN WONDERLAND!

We're gearing up to start our next production and are excited to announce that our next show will be "Alice in Wonderland". This upbeat, lively production brings Lewis Carroll's "Through the Looking Glass..." to life. This is a great show because it has lots and lots of fun, zany characters and the need for a very active ensemble with lots of music, dancing, and stage time. With so many characters and featured ensemble, this show gives an opportunity for all kids to shine.

Auditions will be held Saturday, October 10th and Sunday, October 11th from 1:30 to 4:00 PM. Attached please find our audition notice with all the particulars. Please contact the studio to schedule an audition appointment (610-444-1948). 


Do you wonder if you are a good parent?


Do you want to make the best decisions for your family?

Do you long to feel more confident in your parenting?

Do you want to connect with your child and have a better relationship?

Join us for a valuable 4-week workshop on Conscious Parenting.

This event is sponsored by the Unionville Chadds Ford Education Foundation and the FOCUS committee.  It is free and open to all parents in the UCFSD community.

Come to one, come to all ~ please register your attendance.

Tuesdays, October. 6, 13, 20,& 27 2015  // 7:00-8:30 pm

Hillendale Elementary

1850 Hillendale Road

Chadds Ford, PA 19317

To Register:

www.focus-parenting.eventbrite.com

Workshops are being led by PCI Certified Parent Coaches® Sue DeCaro and Erin Taylor, MA


Want to get involved?

Do you have questions, concerns, or news?

CONTACT US AT: uespto@ucfsd.net




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