Leaper Ledger

April 5, 2019 Newsletter

Upchurch Elementary School

8686 S. 165th Street

Omaha, Nebraska 68136

Phone: 402-715-7150

Fax: 402-715-7170

Website: http://upchurch.mpsomaha.org/

Twitter: @UpchurchElem

School Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Wednesday Only - 8:30 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Principal: Susan Anglemyer

Secretary: Diane Barron


Millard Superintendant: Jim Sutfin
Millard School Board Members: Dave Anderson, Mike Kennedy, Amanda McGill Johnson, Stacy Jolley, Mike Pate, Linda Poole

School Improvement Team: Susan Anglemyer, Brittany Wunderlich, Dawn Katafiasz, Emily Mildenberger, Traci Gunter, Kristen Abueg, Katie Kramer, Bethany Grimm, and Lesley Linn.


Vintage Financial Group

Oakview Barnes and Noble

Gitt Construction & Gitt Real Estate

Hy-Vee - 180th and Q

Green Beans Coffee

Runza - 168th and Harrison

Farmer's Insurance

Code Ninjas

Walmart Neighborhood Market - 168th and Harrison

Marcos Pizza - 168th and Harrison

PBiS Skill of the Week - Including Classmates

Be Respectful: Take turns choosing games.

Be Respectful: Make sure that you always include new and old friends in your activities.

Be Respectful: When friends aren't getting along, stay away from taking sides.

Upcoming Events

Monday, April 8th - Friday, April 12th PTA All Staff Appreciation Week

Tuesday, April 9th - 6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. - 2019-2020 Kindergarten Parent Meeting

Thursday, April 11th - 4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Upchurch Golden Sower Club to Golden Sower Quiz Bowl at Wheeler Elementary School

Tuesday, April 16th - 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - School Improvement Team Meeting

Tuesday, April 16th - 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - PTA Meeting

Friday, April 26th - 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Kindergarten Round-Up for Last Names A-L

Friday, April 26th - 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Kindergarten Round-Up for Last Names M-Z

Friday, April 26th - 7:05 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. - Protege Choir to Sing National Anthem at Storm Chasers Game

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4th and 5th Grade Card Club

Click here to download and print the below form for 4th and 5th Grade Card Club

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Kindergarten Round-Up Parent Meeting

There will be an informational meeting about Kindergarten Round-Up for parents of children coming to kindergarten at Upchurch in the 2019-2020 school year on Tuesday, April 9th from 6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Last Day of School

The last day of school will be a half day with students dismissing at noon on Friday, May 31st. The 5th Grade Tunnel Walk will begin at 11:55 a.m.

All School Picnic

All School Picnic will be Wednesday, May 22nd at 11:30 a.m.
Upchurch Field Day Shirt Order Form

Click here to download and print the below form to order your Upchurch Field Day shirt.

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Calling All Watch Dog Dads to a Thank You Breakfast

Did you volunteer as a Watch Dog this year? You are invited to a Thank You Breakfast on Thursday, May 2nd at 8:00 a.m. at the Don Stroh Administration Center. Please click on this link to RSVP to this event.

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Millard South Post Prom Open House: Saturday, April 13, 7-9 p.m.

Come check us out Millard South Post Prom during our open house on Saturday, April 13, from 7-9 p.m. We’ve transformed the school into the Post Prom party zone! Here’s what you can see and do:

  • Parent raffles – prizes for adults only. Enter and win!
  • Purchase extra raffle tickets for the special high schooler in your life. Increase their chances of winning later in the evening.
  • See all the fun and games. Our theme this year is “Destination Post Prom” and you can take a look at all the decorations and fun. Please note that kids won’t be able to jump on inflatables this year. Most are suitable only for the high school crowd.
PTA Fliers

Click here to download and print PTA Fliers.

Box Tops

Click here to view and download Box Top information and collection sheets.

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