Monday, October 12, 2015

HAWK eNEWS - 13th Oct 2015

 
 

Patton This Week ...

 

PARENT VISITATION DAY

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED


We are in need of parent volunteers for the Parent Refreshment Area during Visitation Day for Patton Middle School on Wednesday Oct 21st.

Please consider signing up for a shift if you will be attending this event.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080f4cabad2aaa8-visitation

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BOOK FAIR VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!


We need parent volunteers to make this event a success!

The Patton Book Fair will be held in the Middle School Library from October 14th through

October 21st!  There are many different time slots available so please use the link below to volunteer to help at the fair!

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0448acae2eaa8-charles

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7TH AND 8TH GRADE COIN DRIVE CHALLENGE

OCTOBER 7-16 For 7TH AND 8TH GRADE TEAMS


The coin drive challenge will be held October 7th until October 16th for all 7th and 8th grade teams.

Each advisory class will have a jar to bring in as much money as they can (coins and dollars are accepted). All money collected goes to the Library.

The advisory class in each grade that collects the most money will win bagels and juice.

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LIBRARY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED


Please consider helping in the Patton Library! Volunteers work a 1.5-2 hour shift every other week.

They help library staff by checking in/out and reshelving books, and other library projects.

The biggest need is for the 11:30-1:00 shift any day of the week.

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer, please contact Jennifer Gottesman at jennifergottesman@mac.com.

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YOU'RE INVITED

6TH GRADE MIXER


 Wear your spirit wear or purple/yellow!

         Who?   For the 6th grade

          When?  Friday, Oct 16

            Time?  2:30-4:30

 Where? school cafeterias and gym

    DJ  *  Games  *  Food  *  Fun

Purchase your $5 tix during lunch Oct 13-16

Interested in volunteering for this fun event?  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080b4ca5ab2ea13-6thgrade


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THE CHALLENGE IS BACK

COLLECT BOX TOPS


It's time for the 2015 Box Tops Collection Challenge to begin. Prizes will be awarded to the advisory class in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade that submits the most Box Tops.

The advisory that submits the most Box Tops overall will earn...well, more details about that later!

So, take all those Box Tops you collected over the summer, put them in an envelope or plastic baggie,

mark your student's advisory teacher's name on the envelope/plastic bag with the Box Tops, and deliver them to the main office!

The deadline for the first collection is October 26. If possible, separate Box Tops into multiples of 50.

Please submit Box Tops with expiration dates after NOVEMBER 2015 ONLY.

Box Tops with earlier expiration dates cannot be counted toward your student's advisory class total.

The person who counts the Box Tops thanks you in advance for following the above instructions!

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SHOW YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT!  

ORDER PATTON SPIRIT WEAR TODAY   

Patton Spirit Wear is officially on sale. New items such as Nike Dri Fit Shirts are available this year.

To order print the attached order form and send it into the school with check or cash made out to CFPMS PTO.

Please address the envelope to PTO Spirit wear chair Tammy Hynes.

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COMMUNITY NEWS


FOCUS Presents:"CONSCIOUS PARENTING" WORKSHOP

OCT. 6, 13, 20, 27, 7:00PM at HILLENDALE ELEMENTARY


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! The workshop runs Tuesdays, October. 6, 13, 20 & 27 from 7:00-8:30 pm at Hillendale Elementary School.

To register, please visit eventbrite.com. Workshops are being led by PCI Certified Parent Coaches® Sue DeCaro and Erin Taylor, MA.

For more details see the FOCUS FLYER.

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PATTON FRIGHT NIGHT OCTOBER 24

MAKE SURE YOU STATE YOU ARE THERE FROM PATTON


All Patton students and families are invited to attend Patton Night at Camp Spookynaw at Camp Saginaw, 740 Saginaw Road, Oxford, PA 19363

Patton PTO will receive $2.00 for every ticket purchased and used on 10/24. Please let them know you are from Patton.

Camp Spookynaw presents 3 Haunted attractions-

The Camp Tour: 10 buildings of scary fun, Beneath Cabin 13: a nightmare filled maze, and The Hayride through terror filled woods.  

The PTO has organized 20% off all tickets for Patton families. Buy tickets ONLINE using coupon code: patton.

These discounted tickets can be used any night. Please contact info@campspookynaw.com with any questions.

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UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN

FUND OUR SCHOOLS WITH YOUR COMPANY'S MATCH PROGRAM


UCF Education Foundation would like you to please designate UCFEF in the United Way Campaign.

Charitable Giving Campaigns are starting at many local companies and at the United Way of Southern Chester County.

Please consider donating specifically to the Unionville-Chadds Ford Education Foundation. Y

ou can designate UCFEF as the recipient of your funds by using our tax ID: 23-2806707.  

We directly support projects and programs in all six schools.  Since some companies match employee donations given through workplace campaigns,

it's a means to increase the funding to our schools.

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LOCAL THEATRE AUDITION

Alice In Wonderland





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