Uthoff Valley Elementary

Week at a Glance

October 19th - 23rd

PLEDGE LEADERS FOR THE WEEK: students from Miss Wiegand & Mrs. Schenck's classes

VIKING VIRTUE FOCUS FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER: RESPONSIBILITY – Being accountable for your own choices and behaviors.

Next Week's Important Events

10/19 - 10/23

MONDAY – OCTOBER 19 (Out - Danna & Julie O.-AM, Sherri O. & Jan A.-PM)

  • Staff Lounge Clean Up (10/12-10/23) – 3rd gd team
  • Grading Window closes, all grades must be posted by 4pm
  • Girls on the Run - 4:00-5:15pm, meet in Library


TUESDAY – OCTOBER 20

  • Student Leadership Club - 8:00-8:45am, Library
  • Weekly PLC Meetings (K & 1)


WEDNESDAY – OCTOBER 21

  • Veterans Day Committee meeting - 8:00am, Art Room
  • SPIRIT Leaders - 8:00-8:45am, room 213 (Ziegler's room)
  • 3rd gd field trip to St. Louis Science Center - 9:10am-1:45pm
  • Weekly PLC Meetings (2-5)
  • Ehour Bricks 4 Kidz - Early Engineers - 4-5pm, Art Room & Room 108
  • Please be sure to leave your computers on, but logged off this evening


THURSDAY – OCTOBER 22 – (Out – Corie & Monica-AM)

  • SAC meeting, 7:45-8:45am, Office Conference Room
  • Special Chorus, 8:00-8:45am, Room 2 (Music Room)
  • PIE "The Writing Process" - 4th gd, 9:10-10:45am, Library
  • PIE "The Science of Sound" - 3rd gd, 1:45-3:20pm, Library
  • Girls on the Run - 4:00-5:15pm, meet in Library


FRIDAY – OCTOBER 23 (Out - Sherri O.-AD, Nancy H.-PM)

  • 2nd gd Field trip to Transportation Museum - 9am-12pm
  • PIE "Brainwise" - 3rd gd - 1:45-3:25pm in classrooms
  • UV Fall Festival - 6-7:30pm

Upcoming Events

10/27 - Flu Shot - 3:30-5:30pm, Library

10/27 & 10/28 - P/T Conferences and Book Fair

10/29 - RockOn Assembly, 9:30am - Gym

10/29 - UV Annual Blood Drive, 3-7pm, Cafe

10/30 - No School, No Adventure Club

11/1 - Time Change

11/3 - Election Day – Library closed

11/5 - Picture Retake Day

11/6 - Staff Meeting – 7:45am, Library

11/9 - PTO Meeting – 6pm, Library

11/10 - 3rd gd. Musical

11/12 - Veteran's Day Celebration

11/12 - Early Dismissal

October Staff Birthdays

30 - Becky Bassett

30 - Lisa Greathouse

PTO Grants

It is time to start applying for PTO Grants. You can find the guidelines and application on the UV PTO website or by clicking these links. All grant applications are due to Danna by tomorrow, Friday, October 16th. Grants will be awarded by mid-November.

Odds and Ends


  • The end of the first quarter is fast approaching. Please be sure all grades are posted by 4:00 on Monday, October 19th. Notify Sheila once you have posted your grades so that she will know to print your report cards for P/T conferences.


  • Parent/Teacher conferences will be here before we know it! If you have conference that you would like me or Kim to attend please send us an email with the time and date ASAP, so that we can get them on our calendars. Please be sure the office has the most up to date copy of your conference schedule.


  • Book Donations Needed: Book Donations Needed! Please support the Rockwood Summit Silver Falcon Marching Band by dropping of books in the rotunda at Uthoff Valley during the month of October. All books will be available for sale during the Summit Craft Fair later this fall!

Hearing Screen Schedule - 10/16, RTI room (211)

9:10 – 3Ziegler

9:20 – 3Reynolds

9:30 -- 3Layfield

9:40 – 3Wiegand

9:50 – 5Summers

10:00 – 5Rieman

10:10 – 5Soetaert

10:20 – New 4th graders and SSD

10:30 – Break

10:50 – New 2nd graders and SSD

11:10 -- 1Schenck

11:25 – 1Backer

11:40 – 1Sepe

11:55 – 1Hardman

12:30 - Kinder who were not screened at Preschool/ concerns/ SSD

12:45 -- Last Call

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