September 29, 2015
MESSAGE FROM OUR PRINCIPAL
A huge thanks to Lisa Albany and all of the parent and staff volunteers who made last Friday's Fall Fest a great success!
This week, our Technology Teacher Mr. Hirt and I will be traveling to Philadelphia to observe a Maker Space in action. We are looking for grant writing opportunities to continue to add technology and other tools, materials, and resources to our space. If you have any suggestions, please email me.
As always, thank you for your support!
MESSAGE FROM THE PTO
We hope everyone had a great time at the Fall Festival. THANK YOU to everyone who volunteered especially Lisa Albany for all of your time and effort organizing the event. We would also like to mention the faculty and staff who volunteered their time especially those to took a shift in the dunk tank, Mrs. DeNenno, Mr. Barr, Mr. Judd, Mr. Wagner, Mr. Rudisill, and of course Mr. Dutkiewicz - it was a true crowd pleaser!!!
Don't forget the next PTO meeting will take place in the EVENING - Mark your calendars for October 7, 2015 - 7:15 pm
2015-2016 CFE SPIRITWEAR - ONE DAY LEFT TO ORDER!!!!!
The last day to order spirit wear is this Wednesday, September 30th. New designs are available along with old classics for both kids and adults. Samples are available to view in the lobby! See the attached flyer for more information
Ordering online is easy – visit AL's Sporting Goods:
REGISTER YOUR TARGET REDCARDs
Use your Credit or Debit REDcard, and Target will donate 1% of purchases made at Target and Target.com to help Chadds Ford Elementary. To date, we have accrued nearly $1K worth of Education Funds - and the school year just started! Register your card online, designate CFES as your school of choice, and shop away!
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
Forms will be coming home with your child this week. Please collect all those box tops and send them in before October 23rd.
MS. YACKEL'S GUIDANCE NEWS
Please take a look at Ms. Yackel's newsletter, Along the Way. This installment discusses how to build resilience and grit within our kids in and out of the classroom.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE CLUB
Would you like your child to learn about a foreign culture and its language? The CFE PTO is pleased to offer the Foreign Language Club again this year. Please click the sign up genius below for more information.
CUB SCOUT OPEN HOUSE and Sign Ups
Bring your son and come see why Pocopson Pack 231 is the most active and largest pack in the county!
Cub Scouts offers parents/sons great, inexpensive opportunities to spend time with each other-- in the community and out of doors! (and we are very family friendly with smaller siblings and entire families too!) This is a great way for CFE kids to meet other kids in the school district before heading over to middle school.
Our pack has several ELECTIVE activities each month that provide opportunities for our boys to grow, learn and become good, well rounded young men! We hike, we camp, we do arts and crafts, we have the PINEWOOD DERBY, we visit community service organizations, etc.
Check us out at the Pack Meeting on October 21st at 6:45pm in the Pocopson Cafeteria. Boys in the 1st-5th grade can all join in on the fun! Come find out why we are the premiere pack in the county and hear about all of the fun things we have planned for the coming year.
Unionville High School Field Hockey - URA Night
October 1st - 7:30 pm
All URA Field Hockey players will be invited to join the team on the field for the national anthem - admission is free when you wear your URA field hockey jersey or t-shirt!!
Attention 7th and 8th grade URA Field Hockey Players - we are looking for six girls to be ball girls for the game. Interested? Email UHSFHCLINIC@GMAIL.com for more information. First come, first served.
Attached is a flyer with all the details!
FOCUS Parenting Workshop
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
1850 Hillendale Road
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Workshops are being led by PCI Certified Parent Coaches® Sue DeCaro and Erin Taylor, MA
NOPE - Narcotics Overdose Prevention & Education
Did you know the average age for a first illegal use of a prescription drug, narcotic or other abusive substance is 12 YEARS OLD? Listen to one parent's tragic story - it can happen to anyone. Join experts explain the facts that are facing our children each day - October 14 7:00-8:30pm at Unionville High School. Please see the attached flyer for more details
UCF Education Foundation Family Night - S'mores at Northbrook Marketplace
Friday, October 16, 2015 - Enjoy s'mores with your family while visiting with friends and learning about the Education Foundation. This is a FREE event to families of UCFSD. Click the here for more details.
Hillendale's Halloween Husky Hustle 5K & Fun Run - October 31
Hillendale's Halloween Husky Hustle 5k & Fun Run. 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!
SPIRITWEAR ORDER DEADLINE
PTO MEETING 7:15
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