Monday, August 28, 2017

1st Hawk News of the 2017-2018 School Year!






The Patton PTO invites you to joins us Thursday, September 7th at 9:15 in the small cafeteria for a light breakfast. Don’t miss out on hearing first hand on what is new and  what the new school year will bring for  Patton Middle School Students  from the new Principal Mr. Dissinger.  Everyone is welcome and we hope to see you there.


Patton PTO Co-Presidents

Lynda Nadin and Michelle Reichert



1    School Closed

4    School Closed- Labor Day

7    PTO Meeting @ 9:15 AM, Small Cafeteria

7    Curriculum Night/Back to School night

8    Coupon Book Fundraiser starts

15  Fall Picture Day

16  Bike Collection Drive @ the barn

21  School Closed- Rosh Hashanah

22  Coupon Book Fundraiser ends





Back by popular demand!


Our school is selling valuable, family-friendly KidStuff Coupon Books filled with hundreds of national, regional and local coupons for all ages! The KidStuff Book is conveniently organized, offers incredible savings and is sold exclusively through schools! Our school earns 50% or more profit for every book we sell! Families can save hundreds of dollars while supporting our school!


Use just a few coupons and save more than the $25 cost of the book...Remember to keep the book in your car!


POST and TWEET! Family, friends and coworkers will love saving with KidStuff...The books are great for gifts too! Check out all 30 valuable editions listed on the first page of your KidStuff book or visit Your family earns 1 FREE book worth $25 for every 5 books you sell!  Payment is due to the advisory teacher by Sept 22nd.  Please make checks payable to Patton PTO.  If you have any questions, please contact Kim Asart at   KidStuff does not promote door-to-door sales by children.


Its that easy!  So please support the PTO today and buy a coupon book!




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 Writer’s Day, 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 Valerie Schaeffer at






UCFSD Directory Orders Due September 8th

UCFSD Directory Orders: The last day to order a District Directory is September 9th! The cost is $8. If you wish to purchase a District Directory please fill out the form below 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 Find Directory order form attached:

To have your child/family listed in the directory:

An email was sent from the district for inclusion of child/family to be included in the directory. You will not be included in the directory without imputing your child's information. To complete the form:

PLEASE NOTE this year there will be a pdf version of the directory that will be available to ALL for free- anyone with a Powerschool password will be able to view/print. Watch for more details in the e-news.






The PTO is a great way to support the school, your kids, find out what is happening at our school, as well as an opportunity to meet other parents and school staff. We encourage you to join and get involved. Everything we do is based on volunteers. We still need co-chairs for the Carnival and Talent Show.  Please consider volunteering!  There are a variety of opportunities available that are flexible enough to work around your schedule. Whether you have 30 minutes or 2 hours, your ideas, time, and talents are truly needed. We look forward to seeing you at school or at an upcoming event! Please email Paula Hendley at


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FIRST VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY OF THE YEAR!  Picture day is on Friday, Sept 15th and the photographers and nurses need your assistance to gather information and organize students.  

Sign up below:



Unionville Community Bike Drive

Collection Dates:

September 16th & October 7 th  


The Unionville Community Bike Drive needs your Gently Used bikes!!  Volunteers collect and refurbish both children’s and adult bicycles each year- so clean out your garages for a good cause! The bicycles are given to families in need from the community during the holiday season.  


This year’s collection dates are:

Sat, September 16th and Sat, October 7th from 9:00 am – Noon

at the white barn on the corner of 926 and Graychal Lane (1615 East Street Road).

In addition to bicycles, small riding toys (like cozy coupes, etc) are welcome as well as new helmets, new/used scooters and bike accessories.  


We also need volunteers to repair, clean and organize bikes on our clean-up day Saturday October 21st at the Middle School.  

Please email Stuart Lindsay at if you are interested in the clean-up day or if you have a bike that you can’t drop off at one of the dates above.



760 Unionville Road, Kennett Square, PA
(610) 347-2000


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Attached Files

2nd Annual Unionville Mattress Fundraiser.pdf