Monday, September 26, 2016

Class of '71 Reunion - Oct 1

Picture from the 40th Anniversary Reunion

45th Reunion - October 1, 2016

We have almost 40 classmates coming to the 45th reunion dinner from 4pm to 8pm at Giordano's Restaurant in Kennett Square. There is no prepayment, just order from the menu and pay for your own meal. We will have a private room above the sports bar. Plans are to take a group photo around 6pm. Below is the address for Giordano's.

Date: October 1, 2016 4pm - 8pm
Giordano's Restaurant
633 East Cypress Street, Kennett Square, PA
Phone: 610-444-5733

Afterwards, Jack Marshall will have a band playing in the bar area at La Verona in downtown Kennett for those interested and able to stay up past 8pm (the list gets smaller every year - so sad).

Everyone is welcome to attend the Unionville Community Fair during the day. Phyllis Recca will have a craft tent at the fair both Saturday and Sunday, so be sure to stop by and say hello. She will have her latest Chadds Ford Then and Now books for sale too.

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The U.S. Department of Education is coming to Charles F. Patton Middle School

The U.S. Department of Education has selected Patton Middle School as one of the 11 PA schools being featured as part of it's Green Strides Tour. Patton earned the distinction of a Green Ribbon School in 2015 and since then has continued to develop it's innovative Programs

The Green Strides Tour helps showcase innovative practices of safe, healthy, and sustainable school environments; nutrition and fitness; and environmental education, including STEM, civics, and green career pathways.

The 2016 tour theme is "Real-World Learning" and will bring focus to how top PA schools teach effective environmental education through authentic learning, helping students learn higher-order thinking skills, collaboration and problem-solving. These types of skills are essential to our student's success in life and prepares them for careers.

Officials from the U.S. Department of Education will be joined by state and local officials as well as the business partners who have helped to create these wonderful programs.

Teachers and students will guide visitors on a tour where they will learn about the school's many technologically advanced and environmentally friendly programs.

The real world learning opportunities provided to Patton Middle schoolers range from hands on projects in classrooms to STEM projects and the integration of innovative technologies, below is a partial list.
  • Patton Gardens - more
  • The American Chestnut Project - A scientific study focused on Chestnut Tree Blight more
  • ITEEA program of excellence - more
  • Walk for Water - more
  • School Lunch study
  • Recycling clubs and activities
  • Solar Array - more
  • Outdoor classroom spaces - more
  • Weather station - more

The Green Strides Tour will stop at several other area schools including:

Tuesday, September 27

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Tour of Albert M. Greenfield Elementary School, 2200 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. – Tour of Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, 500 W Willow Grove Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118

1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. – Tour of Harriton High School, 600 N Ithan Ave, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

2:45 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. – Tour of Radnor Middle School, 150 Louella Ave, Wayne, PA 19087

Wednesday, September 28

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Tour of Charles F. Patton Middle School, 760 Unionville Road, Kennett Square, PA 19348

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Tour of Westtown School, 975 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA 19382

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Tour of the School District of Jenkintown, 325 Highland Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046

3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. – Tour of Goodnoe Elementary, 298 Frost Lane, Newtown, PA, 18940

Thursday, September 29

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. –Tour of Broughal Middle School, 114 West Morton Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – 2016 Tour Discussion Session, Broughal Middle School, 114 West Morton Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Tour of Nazareth Area Middle School, 94 Friedenstahl Avenue, Nazareth, PA 18064

2:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Tour of Northampton Community College, Monroe Campus, 2411 Pennsylvania 715, Tannersville, PA 18372

Join UCFSD at the Chester County Education Job Fair!

The Chester County local school districts will be hosting a job fair to recruit applicants for various district- wide full-time and part-time positions.

Date: Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Downingtown West HS Cafeteria
445 Manor Avenue
Downingtown, PA 19335

Representatives from Unionville Chadds-Ford will be on hand to discuss current and future job openings throughout the district.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Annual Flu Clinic at Unionville High School Thursday, October 13th

Flu Vaccine Clinic at UHS Thursday, October 13

Annual Flu Clinic at Unionville High School
Thursday, October 13th
2:30 - 6:30 PM


  • There will be no online pre registration this year
  • Participants are asked to bring their insurance cards, if insured.  Insurance will be verified on-site
  • Consent forms are required.  They can be downloaded and filled out ahead of time or at the clinic


VaccineAnnual en Unionville High School secundaria
Cerrado jueves , 13ª de octubre de


  •  No habrá ningún registro previo a la línea este año 
  •  Se les pide a los participantes que traigan sus tarjetas de seguro , si es asegurado. El seguro será verificada en el sitio 
  •  No se requieren formularios de consentimiento . Ellos pueden ser descargados y cumplimentados antes de tiempo o en la clínica Para más detalles , consulte el folleto

Monday, September 19, 2016

The UHS Speech and Debate Team Hit the Ground Running!

The Speech and Debate team hit the ground running this weekend at Yale University. This invitational tournament had nearly 1,400 entries from over 200 schools. Congratulations to all of the Unionville students who competed for doing a fantastic job. The team results are as followed:
  • David DeMarco- Policy Debate Quarter-finalist
  • Nick Yang- Policy Debate Quarter-finalist; 4th overall speaker in CX debate
  • Anna Li- Original Oratory Quarter-finalist
  • Andrew Binder- Student Congress Semifinalist