Monday, September 28, 2015

HAWK eNEWS - 28th Sep 2015

 
 

PTO MEETING

OCTOBER 1ST 9:15AM


Please mark your calendars for the October PTO meeting on Thursday, Oct 1st @9:15 AM in the Small Cafeteria.  Patton Technology teachers John Walsh and Brian Marshall will present on "Social Media, Internet Safety and Your Middle Schooler".  Hope to see you there!

Lisa Tascione and Kim Asarta

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LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE!

REGISTRATION DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 30TH


Join in the fun with After-School Foreign Language Club. "Monolingualism is the illiteracy of the 21st Century!" says Time Magazine. Don't be left behind; register today! Learn about a foreign culture and its language through Patton's own After School Foreign Language Club. Languages offered are Spanish, Chinese, German, and French. Please check out attached flyer for more information and the registration form. If you have any questions, please contact Kim Asarta at kasarta@gmail.com.

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The Book Fair Is Coming!!  

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

October 21st! We need parent volunteers to make this event a success!  There are many

different time slots available so please use the link below to volunteer to help at the fair!

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GET INVOLVED

PTO POSITIONS AVAILABLE


The PTO is looking for chairs for 7th Grade End of Year Celebration, Basketball Night, Community Service, and Raffle Baskets.  If you are interested in getting involved and helping out please contact PTO Vice President Lynda Nadin lynda.nadin@gmail.com.

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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. Items will be available for sale at the Hawk Nest Oct 2nd at the Unionville Fair from 2:30pm to 7:00pm. Please address the envelope to PTO Spirit wear chair Tammy Hynes.


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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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JOIN US AT PATTON'S HAWK NEST

UNIONVILLE COMMUNITY FAIR OCTOBER 2ND


Patton's Hawk Nest Returns to the Unionville Community Fair!

  • Come join the fun and support this wonderful community event! Volunteer along with Patton staff members to give our kids a safe, fun place to gather and hang out at the fair.  Adults are needed to man the Hawk's Nest on Friday, October 2nd. Volunteers will be helping with set up, clean up, our Patton Pride Raffle, and supervising students who are gathering at the Hawk's Nest. Reserve your spot on the PTO Sign Up Genius. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080b4ca5ab2ea13-hawks

Thanks for your support. We'll see you at the Fair!

CFPMS Teachers and Staff




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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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EARN BONUS BOX TOPS

SIGN UP FOR E-NEWS


By signing up for the Box Tops for Education monthly e-news, you can help earn up to 25,000 bonus Box Tops for our school while receiving coupons and free samples from many companies that participate in the program. CFPMS will earn its first bonus for every person who registers for the e-news by October 2. To subscribe, please visit BTFE.com/signup. Patton Middle School's ID number is 576522.

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HELP SCHOOL ENRICHMENT

BECOME A PTO BOOSTER


The Charles F. Patton Middle School PTO is a proactive organization providing educational enrichment to the students of C.F. Patton Middle School. To be successful, the PTO activities and programs need your support! In the past, the PTO has given financial support to the teachers and funded special projects such as purchasing equipment for a language lab, iPads to be used with the English curriculum, Smart Boards, sewing machines and Technical Education equipment. Curriculum enrichment funds supplement base materials provided by the District and enhance our kids' learning experience. All donations are tax deductible.

Please fill out attached Booster form and return it to the school office in an envelope marked BOOSTER. Please make your check payable to CFPMS PTO. If you have any questions, please contact JoAnn Cona at jpcona2@gmail.com.

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SHOW YOUR PATTON PRIDE

REGISTER YOUR GIANT CARD TODAY


Our goal is to reach 500. We are currently at 184, Go Hawks!  Register your card online and help our school while you do your regular shopping. This program does not change your gas points or other Giant reward offers in any way. To enroll, log on to  www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus and select CUSTOMER REGISTRATION to register online using your BONUSCARD and our school ID# 23975. If you no longer have your card look for it on your next receipt or ask the Customer Service Department at your local Giant. If you have any questions about the Giant A+ Program, please contact Mary Walter mjwaltermjw@verizon.net.

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GUEST SPEAKER OCTOBER 1ST, 7:00PM

CHRIS WADDELL, PARALYMPIAN


Come out and see Chris Waddell, author and motivational speaker present a program that empowers students to live productive and motivated lives Thursday October 1st at 7pm at Pocopson Elementary. See the attached flyer for more details.

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FALL FRIGHT NIGHT

CAMP SPOOKYNAW


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. 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. You 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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Wednesday, September 16, 2015

HAWK eNEWS - Special 16th Sep 2015

 
 

DIRECTORY ORDERS DUE TODAY!

UCFSD Directory Orders Due September 16th
The last day to order a District Directory is September 16th! The cost is $8. If you wish to purchase a District Directory and return it to the school office in an envelope marked DIRECTORY. Please make your check payable to CFPMS PTO. If you have any questions, please contact Becky Baccellieri at baccfam@comcast.net. Find Directory order form attached.
Directions for Inclusion in Directory - must be done by Sept 16 deadline. 
Click on the link below, enter family information and click submit.
http://goo.gl/forms/c9xVTepUXO
or,
 Enter the Powerschool Parent Portal and log in:
1) Choose tab on left labeled "Powerschool registration"
2) Choose any student and Click on "start form"
3) Scroll down to PTO directory form and click on bulleted link 
4) Enter info and SUBMIT
***This must be done only once per family (not on each child's registration)***
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Please Note School Code Correction

REGISTER YOUR GIANT CARD TODAY

GIANT A+ SCHOOL REWARDS PROGRAM


Register your card online and help our school while you do your regular shopping. This program does not change your gas points or other Giant reward offers in any way. To enroll, log onto  www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus and select CUSTOMER REGISTRATION to register online using your BONUSCARD and our school ID# 23975 starting on Sept 14th!

If you have any questions about the Giant A+ Program, please contact Mary Walter mjwaltermjw@verizon.net.


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FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 18TH

Fall Picture Day is this Friday, September 18th! Dress for the yearbook shot and don't forget to smile on Friday!

Students should bring in their personalized Picture Day form to ensure a smooth process, even if you are not placing an order.

Thank you in advance to our volunteers who will be helping out that day!  
 
 Questions?  Contact Lynda at Lynda Nadin @ lynda.nadin@gmail.com

 

 




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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

HAWK eNEWS - 15th Sep 2015

 
 

PTO MEETING

OCTOBER 1ST 9:15AM


Please mark your calendars for the October PTO meeting on Thursday, Oct 1st @9:15 AM in the Small Cafeteria. Guest speakers will present on "Social Media, Internet Safety and Your Middle Schooler".  Hope to see you there!

Lisa Tascione and Kim Asarta

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ORDER YOUR DIRECTORY TODAY

DUE SEPT 16TH


UCFSD Directory Orders Due September 16th

The last day to order a District Directory is September 16th! The cost is $8. If you wish to purchase a District Directory and return it to the school office in an envelope marked DIRECTORY. Please make your check payable to CFPMS PTO. If you have any questions, please contact Becky Baccellieri at at baccfam@comcast.net. Find Directory order form attached.

Directions for Inclusion in Directory - must be done by Sept 16 deadline.


Click on the link below, enter family information and click submit.

http://goo.gl/forms/c9xVTepUXO

or,

Enter the Powerschool Parent Portal and log in:

1) Choose tab on left labeled "Powerschool registration"

2) Choose any student and Click on "start form"

3) Scroll down to PTO directory form and click on bulleted link

4) Enter info and SUBMIT

***This must be done only once per family (not on each child's registration)***

________________________________________________________________________


HELP SCHOOL ENRICHMENT

BECOME A PTO BOOSTER


The Charles F. Patton Middle School PTO is a proactive organization providing educational enrichment to the students of C.F. Patton Middle School. To be successful, the PTO activities and programs need your support! In the past, the PTO has given financial support to the teachers and funded special projects such as purchasing equipment for a language lab, iPads to be used with the English curriculum, Smart Boards, sewing machines and Technical Education equipment. Curriculum enrichment funds supplement base materials provided by the District and enhance our kids' learning experience. All donations are tax deductible.


Please fill out attached Booster form and return it to the school office in an envelope marked BOOSTER. Please make your check payable to CFPMS PTO. If you have any questions, please contact JoAnn Cona at jpcona2@gmail.com.



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LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE!

REGISTRATION DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 30TH


Join in the fun with After-School Foreign Language Club. "Monolingualism is the illiteracy of the 21st Century!" says Time Magazine. Don't be left behind; register today! Learn about a foreign culture and its language through Patton's own After School Foreign Language Club. Please check out attached flyer for more information and the registration form. If you have any questions, please contact Kim Asarta at kasarta@gmail.com.

______________________________________________________



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.

____________________________________________________________________________________


REGISTER YOUR GIANT CARD TODAY

GIANT A+ SCHOOL REWARDS PROGRAM


Register your card online and help our school while you do your regular shopping. This program does not change your gas points or other Giant reward offers in any way. To enroll, log on to  www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus and select CUSTOMER REGISTRATION to register online using your BONUSCARD and our school ID# 03975 starting on Sept 14th!

If you have any questions about the Giant A+ Program, please contact Mary Walter mjmwaltermjw@verizon.net.

____________________________________________________________________________________


GUEST SPEAKER OCTOBER 1ST, 7:00PM

CHRIS WADDELL, PARALYMPIAN


Come out and see Chris Waddell, author and motivational speaker present a program that empowers students to live productive and motivated lives Thursday October 1st at 7pm at Pocopson Elementary. See the attached flyer for more details.

____________________________________________________________________________________




FALL FRIGHT NIGHT

CAMP SPOOKYNAW


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. Please contact info@campspookynaw.com with any questions.

____________________________________________________________________________________



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. You 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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Unionville-Chadds Ford School District would like to continue connecting with you via email. If you prefer to be removed from our list, please contact Unionville-Chadds Ford School District directly. To stop receiving all email messages distributed through our SchoolMessenger service, follow this link and confirm: Unsubscribe

SchoolMessenger is a notification service used by the nation's leading school systems to connect with parents, students and staff through voice, SMS text, email, and social media.