Principal's Message

Mrs. Susan Powell, Principal

Image result for shamrocksMarch Holidays!
What is happening at the UES in March 2017?


Operation Yellow Ribbon was a Success!  Thank you to all UES families

that donated items for our troops! 


Image result for read across america 2017Mid Marking Period 3:  The UES mid-marking period is Wednesday, March 1.

Read Across America:  The UES will celebrate Read Across America Day on Thursday, March 2.  Students and staff are invited to wear Red and White! 

UES Home and School Meeting:  The March UES Home and School meeting will be held on Friday, March 10, at 9:30 AM in the UES cafeteria.  We hope you will join us!

Grade 6 Students to visit WAMS:  Our Undeniably Excellent Sixth graders will visit WAMS on Wednesday, March 15 for an Orientation and Program of Studies meeting at 9:30 AM.  Students will be bussed from the UES for this event. 

Grade 6 Parent Night at WAMS:  The annual WAMS Grade 6 Parent Orientation and Program of Studies night will be held on Wednesday, March 15, at 7PM in the WAMS Auditorium. 

Schools are in session on Friday, March 17.    This is a schedule change due to the snow day on February 9, 2017.  Please mark your calendars. 

Image result for Lion King JuniorMarch School Spirit Day:  The March UES School Spirit Day will be Friday, March 24.  The theme will be "Celebrate the UES and Moorestown!"  Students and Staff will be invited to wear their Moorestown colors and gear.

The UES School Musical is March 24 and 25!

The cast and crew of “Lion King Junior” are working hard and will be ready to perform!  Information regarding ticket purchase can be found on the UES website. 

Show Times:

Friday, March 24 - 4PM and 7PM

Saturday, March 25 – 11:30 AM and 2:30 PM



General Reminders:

  • UES students are not permitted to use cell phones during school hours, at school events, or on school busses.  If you allow your child to bring his/her cell phone to school, it must be powered down and placed in your child’s backpack and in his/her cubby for the duration of the school day.  This rule also applies to all Smart Watches.

  • UES students will go outside for recess most days.  Please make sure your son/daughter is dressed appropriately for the weather. 

  • Updated information and dates for UES events are available on our website.

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Notification of Upcoming Testing Dates:

  • The UES will administer the PARCC assessment May 2-5, 2017.  May 2, 3, 4, and 5, will be Early Dismissal days for all UES students.

  • The UES will administer MAP testing for all students on May 11 and 12. 

  • All Grade 4 students will take the NJ Ask Science test on Wednesday, May 31.