Union Chapel Gator Gab

February 2016

PLEASE NOTE: There will be no school on Monday, February 15th in observance of Presidents Day.

Bully Ad Hoc Group

In order to provide a safe, respectful, welcoming and caring environment, a team of UC staff collaborated to define and distinguish between conflict and bully behavior. Click here to find out more information!

Grateful for Our Community Partners

Union Chapel is thankful for our awesome partnerships with our community partners who share their time, expertise and resources with us. It takes a village to nurture and care for our Gator community, and we are so grateful for our incredible partnerships! Please click here to see more information.

Park Hill District Spelling Bee

Parents of 5th Graders -

Registration now open for Park Hill Spelling Bee

The Park Hill District spelling bee will be held Saturday, February 6th at PHSHS with the winner advancing directly to the Scripps National Spelling Bee held near Washington, DC., May 22-27. Awards will be presented to the top ten finishers. All current Park Hill 5th-8th graders are eligible. Register thru the link below, or by going to the "Parent Resources" section of the district website. You may also contact the Union Chapel office at 359-4310 for assistance .

Please click on the following link to register:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0948a4ac23a5fb6-spelling


Please click on this link for additional information: 2016 Spelling Bee Info.pdf

2nd Quarter Gator Recognitions

We were excited to recognize many of our UC Gators during 2nd quarter. Students are recognized for many things including behavior recognition with Gator Gold, attendance, and academic recognitions. Please click here to read about all the great celebrations at Union Chapel.

PTA No Soda Challenge!

PTA is sponsoring an exciting new challenge as our Healthy Lifestyles program in the month of February. Get ready for the NO SODA Challenge, Union Chapel Gators! In February, each student, staff member, and family member is challenged to cut out all soda from your diet. There will be an informational display board in the cafeteria educating our community on the sugar content of common beverages, including soda. On this display board will also be cards students can pick up and complete to keep track of their soda consumption for the month of February. These cards can be turned in to the office by March 4th to be entered in a drawing for a Target gift card. Alternatively, if parents, staff, or students would like to submit the entry form via their computer, they can do so at this link: http://www.123contactform.com/form-1774322/Contest-Entry-Form

Spirit Wear

February 5th- favorite football team

February 12th- wear red and/or pink

February 19th- wear red, white, and blue

February 26th- girls wear cold colors, boys wear warm colors

Early Release Day is February 11th at 1:30 p.m.

The purpose of this early release day is to provide an additional opportunity for collaboration and professional development for elementary teachers.

Donuts with Dads

Wednesday, Feb. 3rd, 7:45am

Union Chapel Cafeteria

Mathletics Competition

Thursday, Feb. 4th, 4:15pm

Tiffany Ridge Elementary

PTA meeting

Tuesday, Feb. 9th, 6:30pm

Union Chapel Media Center

4th Grade Musical

Thursday, Feb. 11th, 7pm

Union Chapel Gym

Friendship parties

Friday, Feb. 12th, 2pm

Classrooms

Please contact your child's classroom teacher for more information.

Ukrainian Kaleidoscope Assemblies and Workshops

Thursday, Feb. 25th, 8:45am

Union Chapel Gym

Looking Ahead...Read Across America week will be February 29th-March 4th.