Thursday, April 27, 2017

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Monday, April 24, 2017

HES Husky eNews 4/24/17

 
 

Upcoming Events

May

8: General PTO Meeting 9:30 a.m.

10: Staff Appreciation Lunch

12: PTO Plant Sale

16: SCHOOL IN SESSION (Snow           make up Day)

17: K-3 Spring Concert 1:45 p.m.

18: 4-5 Spring Concert 1:45 p.m.

      Spring Open House 6:30 p.m.

19: A Taste of Hillendale 

26: 5th Grade Picnic

29: No School: Memorial Day

June

2: Field Day

5: General PTO Meeting 9:30 a.m. 

14: Last Day of School ​​​​​​​


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April 24, 2017


 

Hillendale News

 

May PTO Meeting 

The next PTO General Meeting will be held on May 8 at 9:30 am. We hope you can join us! 

PTO Committee Chair Positions 

The PTO is still in need of an Art in Action Chair and Yearbook co-chair for next school year. If you're interested in these positions or have any questions, please email Christine Sauder heptovp@gmail.com 

*Yearbook co-chair: For yearbook we are looking for one volunteer to take pictures at school events and another to help put those pictures into the yearbook layout templates.


Family Fun Night - Wilmington Blue Rocks Game

Join the families of Hillendale for a fun night at the ball park as the Blue Rocks take on the Buies Creek Astros on Friday, June 9th at 7PM.  The students will have the opportunity to participate in a High-5 Tunnel to welcome the Blue Rocks onto the field before the game.  Also, make sure to stay post-game for the famous Blue Rocks fireworks extravaganza.  Don't miss this great opportunity!  You can purchase your tickets online via the HES online store - https://squareup.com/market/hillendale 

Tickets can be picked up the day of the game at the Will Call window.  Deadline to purchase tickets is May 12th.  Please note, tickets are nonrefundable.


Hershey Park Ticket Pickup

Anyone who purchased Hershey Park tickets will be contacted when the tickets arrive and you will need to sign them out in the Hillendale Elementary School Office. 


2017 A Taste of Hillendale 

This year we are bringing some competition to our annual fundraiser! Are you a cornhole master? If so, PROVE IT and bring your skills to this year's event. 

Click on the link below to create your team. Team cost is $30. Cost includes fun, competition, and a chance at winning a CASH prize!

Cornhole Madness Team Registration Form

So mark your calendar and be ready for another great event!

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 6:00 PM at ChesLen Preserve 

1199 Cannery Rd *Unionville, PA 

Dress: Casual Chic -  an HE Community Event for everyone 21 and older!

Very soon you all will be receiving your personal invitation to attend this incredible event! 


202 Nails Giving Back to Hillendale! 

Thank you to everyone who has gone to to 202 Nails and mentioned Hillendale Elementary. The PTO received a check for $70 from 202 Nails this month!

How does it work? 202 Nails will donate 5% of every service to Hillendale Elementary School PTO to benefit our students. All you have to do is mention HES when you arrive or check out.  202 Nails is located at 1810 Wilmington Pike (RT 202) in Suite 9/10. 

If you need further information you can contact 202 Nails at (610) 558-1958


AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES


Science Explorers New Session Signup

The last club of the school year begins soon!! Science Club will meet on Fridays in the Science Lab after school from 3:30-4:30 and is available to students in grades 1-5. The last club topic of the school year, which begins on April 28th, is SUPER DUPER PRODUCT SLEUTHERS:  

Come join our scientific research team! Which potato chips are the crunchiest? Which cookies have the most chocolate chips? Which brand of popcorn pops best? Test these products and more as we use scientific methods to enter the world of quality control!

Please visit www.scienceexplorers.com and click on After-School Clubs for more information on club dates, cost or to register your child.  Class size is limited to 20 students per club...so, please register early to guarantee your child a spot.

Please contact Jill Shinn at jshinn@scienceexplorers.com or call the Science Explorers office at 610-816-5047 with any questions.

 

Community News

 

Annual UCFEF Community Yard Sale Fundraiser

Date: May 6th 2017

Time: 8:00 am – 12 pm

Location: Unionville Elementary

Please donate used outdoor equipment, electronics, antiques, furniture, decorative items and household items.

The UCFEF annual yard sale benefits ALL UCFSD schools district wide in classroom, program, and activity grants, and also provides 2 scholarships for graduating seniors.

Please drop off donations at our host school Unionville Elementary Friday April 28th 3:30-6:00 pm, Wednesday May 3rd 3:30-6:00 pm, Friday May 5th 3:30-6:00 pm

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

We cannot receive clothing, mattresses, monitors, box TV's, scanners, or copiers.

All donations are tax deductible.

Email questions or to arrange a pick up for larger loads atunionvilleyardsale@gmail.com. Volunteer and/or community service hours available http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094aa5af2da20-unionville1


Get Ready for the Teenage Years -Parent Presentation 

Learn how to prepare for the transition from Elementary School to Middle School. This hour long presentation will cover what a typical Unionville-Chadds Ford student's behavior looks like, risk and protective factors, and tips to positively impact your child during the transition. 

What: FREE Parent Workshop

When: Monday, May 8, 2017 from 7:00 - 8:30PM (with time for questions)

Where: Hillendale Elementary School - Auditorium, 1850 Hillendale Road, Chadds Ford, PA 19317

Who: Parents, Caregivers, Teachers, School Administrators, Coaches, Community Members, etc

Presented by: Kathy Collier - Prevention Specialist, Chester County Department of Drug and Alcohol Services

Pennsylvania Area Youth Survey (PAYS) data specific to Unionville Chadds-Ford School District will be presented. PAYS data measures several different areas in regards to Alcohol, Tobacco, Drugs, and Gambling use and access, risk and protective factors, antisocial behavior, social and emotional health, attitudes and perceptions, and school climate and safety. PAYS data serves as a phenomenal resource for parents and caregivers to gain insight into their child's life. 


Online Silent Auction to Benefit the Johnson Family

Please consider supporting the online auction that is in progress to support the family of Joanna Johnson (a UHS teacher) whose two sons, Henry and Eliot, suffer from Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a degenerative muscle disease.

Donated items available for bidding here until Friday, April 28

All funds from this auction will go directly to the Johnson family to help defray increasing medical costs. Anyone can participate in the auction, so please feel free to pass this on to others in our community directly and through social media networks.


UES Spring Family Portraits Fundraiser 


Patton Spring Carnival Flyer

Save the Date: Friday May 5th from 2:30-7:00 

HES eNews will be sent out each Monday. All eNews submissions for the upcoming week MUST be received no later than Friday at 8pm.  Please send your final submission to hespto@ucfsd.net​​​​​​​

 
 
 



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Monday, April 17, 2017

HES Husky eNews 4/17/17

 
 

Upcoming Events

April

22: Philadelphia Union Family Fun Day

May

8: General PTO Meeting 9:30 a.m.

10: Staff Appreciation Lunch

12: PTO Plant Sale

16: SCHOOL IN SESSION (Snow           make up Day)

17: K-3 Spring Concert 1:45 p.m.

18: 4-5 Spring Concert 1:45 p.m.

      Spring Open House 6:30 p.m.

19: A Taste of Hillendale 

26: 5th Grade Picnic

29: No School: Memorial Day

June

2: Field Day

5: General PTO Meeting 9:30 a.m. 

14: Last Day of School ​​​​​​​


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Password: Husky2016


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April 17, 2017


 

Hillendale News

 

Family Fun Day THIS SATURDAY!!! Purchase Tickets NOW!

**If you want to join in on this Family Fun Day tickets need to be purchased TODAY. **

Come support the Philadelphia Union with everyone from Hillendale Elementary School, as they take on their Eastern Conference rival the Montreal Impact. The game will take place on Saturday, April 22nd at 1PM. Everyone will be sitting together in section 119 for a total of $27 per ticket ($5 fundraiser for the school).  Any questions please contact Kelli at kellirich@comcast.net.  Please use the below link to purchase tickets.  The tickets will be delivered to our school and passed out the week before the game. :

https://www.groupmatics.events/event/HillendaleES


PTO Committee Chair Positions 

The PTO is still in need of an Art in Action Chair and Yearbook co-chair for next school year. If you're interested in these positions or have any questions, please email Christine Sauder heptovp@gmail.com 

*Yearbook co-chair: For yearbook we are looking for one volunteer to take pictures at school events and another to help put those pictures into the yearbook layout templates.


Hershey Park Ticket Pickup

Anyone who purchased Hershey Park tickets will be contacted when the tickets arrive and you will need to sign them out in the Hillendale Elementary School Office. 


2017 A Taste of Hillendale 

This year we are bringing some competition to our annual fundraiser! Are you a cornhole master? If so, PROVE IT and bring your skills to this year's event. 

Click on the link below to create your team. Team cost is $30. Cost includes fun, competition, and a chance at winning a CASH prize!

Cornhole Madness Team Registration Form

So mark your calendar and be ready for another great event!

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 6:00 PM at ChesLen Preserve 

1199 Cannery Rd *Unionville, PA 

Dress: Casual Chic -  an HE Community Event for everyone 21 and older!

Very soon you all will be receiving your personal invitation to attend this incredible event! 


202 Nails Giving Back to Hillendale! 

Thank you to everyone who has gone to to 202 Nails and mentioned Hillendale Elementary. The PTO received a check for $70 from 202 Nails this month!

How does it work? 202 Nails will donate 5% of every service to Hillendale Elementary School PTO to benefit our students. All you have to do is mention HES when you arrive or check out.  202 Nails is located at 1810 Wilmington Pike (RT 202) in Suite 9/10. 

If you need further information you can contact 202 Nails at (610) 558-1958


AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES


Science Explorers New Session Signup

The last club of the school year begins soon!! Science Club will meet on Fridays in the Science Lab after school from 3:30-4:30 and is available to students in grades 1-5. The last club topic of the school year, which begins on April 28th, is SUPER DUPER PRODUCT SLEUTHERS:  

Come join our scientific research team! Which potato chips are the crunchiest? Which cookies have the most chocolate chips? Which brand of popcorn pops best? Test these products and more as we use scientific methods to enter the world of quality control!

Please visit www.scienceexplorers.com and click on After-School Clubs for more information on club dates, cost or to register your child.  Class size is limited to 20 students per club...so, please register early to guarantee your child a spot.

Please contact Jill Shinn at jshinn@scienceexplorers.com or call the Science Explorers office at 610-816-5047 with any questions.

 

Community News

 

Run For Our Sons

The 8th Annual Unionville Run For Our Sons 5K/1 Mile Walk will take place on Saturday, April 22, at 9:00 a.m. at Patton Middle School. To learn background information about this special race and to register please visit the Run For Our Sons Link.


Annual UCFEF Community Yard Sale Fundraiser

Date: May 6th 2017

Time: 8:00 am – 12 pm

Location: Unionville Elementary

Would you like to donate? View UCFEF Yard Sale Flyer for more information! 


UHS Baseball Team Fundraisers


UES Spring Family Portraits Fundraiser 


A Boys' Lacrosse Clinic for 1st-7th Grade boys hosted by UHS Boys' Lacrosse will take place Sunday April 23 (Raindate April 30). Register here


Patton Spring Carnival Flyer

Save the Date: Friday May 5th from 2:30-7:00 

HES eNews will be sent out each Monday. All eNews submissions for the upcoming week MUST be received no later than Friday at 8pm.  Please send your final submission to hespto@ucfsd.net​​​​​​​

 
 
 



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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Order Today! Square 1 Art and Hershey Tickets

 
 

 HES Special eNews                                  

 

April 6, 2017

Get Your Square 1 Art Orders In! 

All Square 1 Art paper orders are due tomorrow, Friday April 7 and all online orders are due by Monday April 10. Purchasing your child's artwork gives you a special keepsake and benefits the PTO. Thanks for those who have already ordered! 


Deadline is TODAY for Hershey Park Discount Tickets! 

The deadline to purchase your discount Hershey Park tickets is Thursday April 6. Adult tickets (9-54) are $36. Youth tickets (3-8) and Senior Tickets (55-69) are $30.50. Senior + tickets (70+) are $23.95. Meal tickets are $10.60. Tickets can be ordered at the Hillendale Online Store. Be sure to include your child's name and teacher on all orders! Thank you!!

https://squareup.com/market/hillendale




 


 



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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Just a Nibble

 
 

 HES Special eNews                                  

 

April 5, 2017

2017 A Taste of Hillendale Cornhole Competition! 


This year we are bringing some competition to our annual fundraiser! Are you a cornhole master? If so, PROVE it and bring your skills to this year's event. 

Click on the link below to create your team. Team cost is $30. Cost includes fun, competition, and a chance at winning a CASH prize!

Cornhole Madness Team Registration Form 


So mark your calendar and be ready for another great event!


Friday May 19, 2017 at 6:00 pm

ChesLen Preserve - 1199 Cannery Rd *Unionville PA

Dress: Casual chic

This is an HE Community event for everyone 21 and older! 


Very soon you all will be receiving your personal invitation to attend this incredible event!




 


 



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Monday, April 3, 2017

HES Husky eNews 4/3/17

 
 

Upcoming Events

April

3: General PTO Meeting 9:30 a.m.

10-14: School Closed - Spring Break!

22: Philadelphia Union Family Fun Day

May

8: General PTO Meeting 9:30 a.m.

10: Staff Appreciation Lunch

12: PTO Plant Sale

16: SCHOOL IN SESSION (Snow           make up Day)

17: K-3 Spring Concert 1:45 p.m.

18: 4-5 Spring Concert 1:45 p.m.

      Spring Open House 6:30 p.m.

19: A Taste of Hillendale 

26: 5th Grade Picnic

29: No School: Memorial Day

June

2: Field Day

5: General PTO Meeting 9:30 a.m. 

14: Last Day of School ​​​​​​​


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Project #: 722564

Password: Husky2016


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April 3, 2017


 

Hillendale News

 

President's Message

The General PTO meeting is TODAY at 9:30 in the LGI! 


PTO Board Positions

The PTO is making preparations for next year, which means we're looking for volunteers interested in serving on our next Executive Board or as Committee Chairs.

Exec Board:

Communications Secretary: This position involves sending out the weekly eNews as well as adding occasional updates to the PTO website. 

Treasurer-electThis person would assist the Treasurer during the year, learning the role, in order to fill it the following year.

Chair Positions:

After School Coordinator

Art in Action

Directory

Ed Foundation Liason

FOCUS

Grant writing

New family host

Penny Drive

School board Rep

Trail

*Yearbook co-chair: For yearbook we are looking for one volunteer to take pictures at school events and another to help put those pictures into the yearbook layout templates.

If you're interested in any of these positions, or have any questions, please email Christine Sauder heptovp@gmail.com 


Keep E-mailing Your "Thank You" Pictures!


It has been proven that expressing gratitude makes people happier.   And since we are Happy Hillendale, we are always expressing gratitude.   Join us and spell out the words "Thank You" using any objects you would like.   Examples include, shells, crayons, stickers, etc.. Take a picture and send it to kellirich@comcast.net   We will then print out the pictures and hang them all over our lobby.   Local Kennett businesses are participating in this "Thank You" project and would like to get as many folks as possible expressing their own gratitude.  Let's show the community all we have to be thankful for.   


Square 1 Art is a PTO fundraiser that allows you to purchase your child's artwork imprinted on a variety of products.  Each student has been given their personal Square1 packet containing ordering information and a sheet of stickers imprinted with their artwork - absolutely FREE! Orders can be placed online or order forms can be sent to school in an envelope marked "Square 1 Art". ALL ORDERS ARE DUE BY 4/7.  Questions can be directed to Stacy Gallo at sgallo01@verizon.net.

Visit the Square 1 Art Website to Order! 


2017 A Taste of Hillendale 

This year we are bringing some competition to our annual fundraiser! Are you a cornhole master? If so, PROVE IT and bring your skills to this year's event. 

Click on the link below to create your team. Team cost is $30. Cost includes fun, competition, and a chance at winning a CASH prize!

Cornhole Madness Team Registration Form

So mark your calendar and be ready for another great event!

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 6:00 PM at ChesLen Preserve 

1199 Cannery Rd *Unionville, PA 

Dress: Casual Chic -  an HE Community Event for everyone 21 and older!

Very soon you all will be receiving your personal invitation to attend this incredible event! 


HERSHEY PARK TICKETS  - We are very excited to announce the sale of discounted Hershey Park tickets. Please note this is not a fundraiser. 

INCLUDED IN ADMISSION TICKET

  • More than 70 rides and attractions including 13 coasters

  • The Boardwalk - including 14 water attractions - open May 27 - Sept. 4

  • FREE admission to ZooAmerica when entering from Hersheypark

  • Award winning live entertainment

Tickets are available for purchase at the Hillendale PTO store.

  • Adult (9-54) Ticket - $36

  • Youth (3-8)Ticket - $30.50

  • Senior (55 - 69) Ticket - $30.50

  • Senior + (70+) Ticket - $23.95

  • Meal Ticket - $10.60

Please be sure to include your child's name and teacher with all orders. Orders will be accepted from now until April 6, 2017. Late orders will NOT be honored. All orders will be picked up and signed out at the main office when they become available. Questions contact Marla Cassidy


202 Nails Wants To Give Back to Hillendale!

202 Nails will donate 5% of every service to Hillendale Elementary School PTO to benefit our students. All you have to do is mention HES when you arrive or check out. We are located at 1810 Wilmington Pike (RT 202) in Suite 9/10. 

We are always available for further information should anyone need it at (610) 558-1958


Family Fun Day

Come support the Philadelphia Union with everyone from Hillendale Elementary School, as they take on their Eastern Conference rival the Montreal Impact. The game will take place on Saturday, April 22nd at 1PM. Everyone will be sitting together in section 119 for a total of $27 per ticket ($5 fundraiser for the school).  Any questions please contact Kelli at kellirich@comcast.net.  Please use the below link to purchase tickets.  The tickets will be delivered to our school and passed out the week before the game. :

https://www.groupmatics.events/event/HillendaleES

 

Community News

 

Unionville Indoor Percussion Community Presentation

Come and watch the UHS Indoor Units perform their 1st place programs in a free send off show at the UHS Gymnasium on Monday April 3, 8:30-9:00 PM. Both Units are competing in the WGI World Championships in Dayton OH this month. 


Run For Our Sons

The 8th Annual Unionville Run For Our Sons 5K/1 Mile Walk will take place on Saturday, April 22, at 9:00 a.m. at Patton Middle School. To learn background information about this special race and to register please visit the Run For Our Sons Link.


Annual UCFEF Community Yard Sale Fundraiser

Date: May 6th 2017

Time: 8:00 am – 12 pm

Location: Unionville Elementary

View UCFEF Yard Sale Flyer for more information! 


UHS Baseball Team Fundraisers


UES Spring Family Portraits Fundraiser 


 

Save the date: The Patton Spring Carnival will be on Friday May 5th! 

HES eNews will be sent out each Monday. All eNews submissions for the upcoming week MUST be received no later than Friday at 8pm.  Please send your final submission to hespto@ucfsd.net​​​​​​​

 
 
 



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