Black History month isn't really just about African-Americans and their contributions to United States history. Black History month is really about all Americans and the way that African-Americans have made their mark on America and the world. – Julia Barrus, eHow Contributor // Teachers and students at the Primary School will study, recognize, and celebrate famous Black American authors, scientists, leaders, athletes, and entertainers during the month of February.
We will be celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday the week of Monday, February 25 thru Friday, March 1. This will be a school-wide activity for all children K-2. Click on the bold tagline above for the Dr. Seuss week activities that will take place. Thank you in advance for helping your child with these planned activities :)
Spring pictures are OPTIONAL. Only students with a completed online pre-order or with a completed payment envelope the day of pictures will have their pictures taken. Grade 2 will have a Group Picture taken on March 12th. Click on the bold tagline above for more details.
It's that time... spring is right around the corner so the UMPS HSA Field Day Shirts and Spring Gear Sale has begun! Field day is a day that all students participate in team building activities. Parents are invited to come and cheer their child’s class on. The U. M. Primary School Field Day will be held on Friday, May 17th (stay tuned for the field day schedule). Students are encouraged to show UM Pride! Click on the tagline above to order!
Report cards will be sent home with students on Friday, March 15th. Please sign the report card envelope and return that to school on Monday, March 18th. Click on the bold tagline above for some suggestions on setting aside time to review the report card with your child.
EARLY DISMISSAL DAYS are in place to accommodate Parent/Teacher Conferences held on those afternoons. STUDENTS WILL BE DISMISSED all three days at 11:45 AM via their normal dismissal mode of transportation unless a note is submitted in the morning … we are not able to make changes over the phone on these busy days. Click on the bold tagline above for conference tips! Also, parents and guardians of children who attend aftercare programs, please click on the bold tagline above for important information.
Students will NOT eat lunch at school but a "Grab and Go Lunch" will be available from our cafeteria for those who wish to buy lunch or receive lunch through the National School Lunch Program to eat at home or at their after school program/provider.
If you reside in the Upper Moreland School District, Kindergarten, Grade 1, and Grade 2 Registration will take place on Thursday, March 21, 2019. Please click on bold tagline above to begin the pre-registration process. Please Note: If your child is already in attendance at the Primary School, you do not need to re-register. Your child will be automatically enrolled for the 2019-2020 school year. You do not need to click on the link above. This includes children in attendance at the Primary School who will be going to the Intermediate School for Grade 3 in the 2019-2020 school year. The registration information above is only for "NEW" students who will be attending the Primary School for the very first time.
All Primary School communications are done via e-mail. Click on the bold tagline above for e-mail sign up information.
New for all Primary School Families this year! Click on the bold tagline above for all the details!