Monday, April 4, 2016

Hawks eNews-Apr 04 2016

 
 

Patton This Week ...

 




April

7             Patton PTO Meeting 9:15 AM in Small Cafeteria

15      Talent Show

25      Writers Day with Visiting Author

May

6      Spring Carnival

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MARK YOUR CALENDARS

The April PTO Meeting will be held on Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 9:15AM in the Small Cafeteria.


Featured speaker: Lisa Moore, LSW, a social worker from Crozer Health, is BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Ms. Moore's presentation, "Managing Middle School Stress" will cover stress, anxiety, resiliency, and will include tips for parents to help their children navigate the stress of middle school.

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VOLUNTEER TODAY!

CFPMS PTO Positions open for

2016-17 school year.


Basketball Night in February, Community Service, or simply join an existing group.


Some of the events will need 2-3 coordinators each!  Email and find out what is a good fit for you! Getting involved in the PTO is a great way to meet others and also to see what's going on at Patton Middle School!


We are also looking for a Vice President

(no experience necessary - we will help you learn the ropes!)


There is something for everyone!

To see the full list of committees go to http://cfpms.ucfsd.org/pto/ and click on Board Members.

To learn more about these positions or getting involved in the PTO

in general, contact Lynda Nadin at lynda.nadin@gmail.com.

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PATTON SPIRITWEAR

SPRING IS FINALLY HERE!

There are plenty of Patton Spiritwear shorts and t-shirts still available.  Items will be available to purchase at the PTO meeting on April 7th and at the Patton Carnival on May 6th.  You may also purchase items by contacting Tammy Hynes at tjhynes2001@hotmail.com. Show your PATTON PRIDE!

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IT'S TIME FOR RAFFLE BASKETS!


This year the Patton Carnival is Friday, May 6.  The Basket Raffle is a mainstay of our Carnival!


6th & 7th grade homerooms each have a themed basket.  8th grade homerooms - some have a themed basket and some homerooms collect money to buy large items to raffle - such as a big screen TV, ipad, go pro, etc. Click link to find out your child's homeroom theme.  


https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1zR_N3XvwmbJAKJl_7uHIx0RmxU1Ro_CseLbQbx6RJZE/edit#gid=0


Students should donate a NEW item or monetary contribution to help fill their homeroom basket.  All items/donations should be sent to the homeroom by Thursday 4/21.  Baskets will be put together and wrapped by PTO volunteers.  Need an idea for basket donation? - click here

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1AaiX5eG923KyVZfJjVcq1e2B6RyrNmymTghAqSFxSZg/edit#gid=0


Questions contact Marc Mawson, Jen Hall (jenhallmomof3@gmail.com) or Dana Mayer (danalmayer@gmail.com)

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CALLING ALL 8TH GRADERS! PLEASE SAVE THE DATE!

Friday, June 10 from 5:30-9:30PM!

8th Grade End of Year Celebration at UHS!  More details to follow in May!

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WRITER'S DAY AT PATTON


On April 25th, Patton will be hosting a "Writer's Day" for all students.  It's sure to be a great opportunity for students to hear from and workshop with authors from all walks of life.  If you or someone you know would be willing to present what you do as a writer (your process, etc) and encourage students to write and share in your session, please contact either Mr. Kelley (bkelley@ucfsd.net) or Mrs. Kropp (hkropp@ucfsd.net).

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THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

The  DINE AND DONATE Rapidough Pizza Fundraiser held on Feb. 27th at the restaurant's new West Chester location earned Patton PTO $125.58! Thank you for participating!

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HAVE YOU REGISTERED YOUR GIANT CARD YET?

Giant A+ School Rewards


Our goal is to reach 500. We are currently at 193. 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 Kim Asarta, kasarta@gmail.com.

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SHOP WITH AMAZONSMILE TODAY!

Please support CFPMS  by shopping at https://smile.amazon.com/ch/23-3052741.  Select Unionville-Chadds Ford School District PTO as your charity to support and 0.5% of your purchases will be donated to CFPMS.  It's the same Amazon you know and love and has never been easier to support CFPMS at no extra cost!  Your gifts can give in more ways than one! Please remember each time you shop with amazon for your school to get credit you must open your browser in smile.

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AFTER SCHOOL YOGA BEGINS THIS WEEK

After School Yoga will be held on Thursdays after school from 2:30 - 3:30, starting this week.  Join us and increase your flexibility, explore relaxation techniques and have FUN.  Contact Kelli Dougherty at kellirich@comcast.net to register or for more information.

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UCFSD Education Foundation's 7th Annual Yard Sale

May 7th 2016 8:00 am – 12:30pm

UCF Education Foundation gives grants and scholarships to students, teachers and parents for innovative ideas, cutting edge technology, and various events within UCFSD for information on the foundation visit our website at http://www.ucfedfoundation.org/

Spring-cleaning or organizing, donate what you de-clutter to the UCFEF yard sale

Donate your gently used outdoor equipment, electronics, furniture, decorative items and household goods to UCFEF annual yard sale.

Please drop off donations at Unionville Elementary on Friday April 29th, Wednesday May 4th, or Friday May 6th, from 3:30-6:00 pm.

Furniture is welcome and pick can be arranged at unionvilleyardsale@gmail.com  

We cannot receive clothing donations.

All donations are tax deductible.

Neighborhood pick up for larger loads at unionvilleyardsale@gmail.com   

Kathy Kannenberg 816-769-7859- Adult Volunteers- needed on Friday the 6th and Saturday the 7th

Alicia Lyons 484-769-7859- Student Volunteers- needed on Friday the 6th and Saturday the 7th

Becky Stillman 484-614-5962

Questions unionvilleyardsale@gmail.com

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