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Popcorn Day tomorrow – Jan 18

Tomorrow is National Popcorn Day hosted by the PTSO!
The PTSO members will be selling popcorn throughout the day (recesses, lunch, after school) for all ES students to enjoy!  Please join in on the celebration of this unique day.

UAS Fun Fair – Fri Jan 26th – raising awareness for Special Needs

Below is the SNF mission and we, at UAS are strongly supporting these efforts.

What is the SNF Development Center?

The Special Needs Future Development Center focuses on empowering young adults with special needs. By offering personalized and professional support to students above the age of fourteen years, SNF strives to aid them in becoming self-sufficient, personally, and professionally.

Last two weeks before winter break…

Hello Parents!

Hope everyone got some rest and relaxation over the long weekend!

A few announcements as we head into the last 2 weeks of school before winter break:

*Our Music rotation is now over.  We will switch to PE.  We will have 2 weeks of PE before winter break, then 2 weeks of PE when we return from winter break.

*ASA Term 1 has ended.  All children should be picked up at 3:10pm (2pm on Tuesdays).

*Dec 7 = Field trip to farm!  Please don’t be late as we are leaving at 8am sharp!

*Dec 14 = HALF DAY = noon dismissal (12:00pm) = Pajama Day at UAS!

*Trimester 1 Report Cards will be published on Portal on Dec 13th by 3pm.

*Winter break = Dec 15- Jan 6 (School resumes Jan 7)

*Jan 8-11 = KHDA Inspection visit – please fill out the survey from the Director’s blog post

Thank you!

Volunteers Needed – Wed Nov 29th

Dear Parents,


WHEN:  Wednesday 29th November 2017

TIME: 9:30-10:30

WHY: Supervision of a small group of Grade 1 students while they attend the UAE Day Carnival

WHERE: UAS playground

We would like to have the students in small groups supervised by an adult for the following reasons:

*to be more engaged in the UAE festivities

Please email your child’s classroom teacher by Sunday 26th if you would like to assist us and help to make this occasion a great success!

Many thanks,
Grade 1 Teachers

Moral Education – Unit 1

The Unit 1 Moral Education guide for parents was sent home today.  It outlines the learning outcomes and has two activities that you can try at home with all your family members.  This is a great opportunity to foster strong school-to-home connections.

Click here for a soft copy.

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