• Upcoming Meetings 
    Union Grove Elementary School library
    Beginning at 7:00PM:
     
    November 13th, 2017 will be our next meeting
     
    Meetings usually last about an hour and are open to all parents and staff members.  Parents are encouraged to come join in the conversation on how to continue to make UGES the best and brightest school in the county!  Meetings are the 2nd Monday of every month. 

     
    Fundraisers and Other Events:
    • September 11:  Chocolate Bar Sale Starts
    • September 22:  Fall Festival
    • October 12:  Donut Day in the morning car rider line
    • November 1:  Autobell Car Wash Gift Cards
    • December 11-15:  Penguin Patch Kids' Holiday Shop (Family Night on the 11th from 4:30-6:30)
    • January 20:  Spirit Day at Burger Barn from 7am-4pm
    • February 28:  Early Release School Dance from 11:30am-3:00pm
    • March 8:  Spirit Night at Village Inn Pizza from 5-8pm
    • April 9-20:  Penny Wars
    • May 5:  Tiger Trot
     
     
    *Rock For Rent  (ongoing)
    Celebrate a special occasion by decorating our new school spirit rock.  The cost is $20 per week.  The rock will be rented on a first-come, first-served basis.  To rent the rock, you must fill out an application (available in the school's office).  Checks should be made to the Union Grove PTO. 
     

     
     
    2017-18 PTO Board
     
    Position
    Member
    President
     
    Erica Goodnight
    Vice President
     
     Jayne Goodenow
     
     
    Treasurer
     
     Rachl Miles
     
    Secretary
     
     Tracy Barker
     
    Teacher Representative
     
     Teachers rotate monthly
    Principal
     
    Kelley James

     
    PTO email:  ptouges@gmail.com

    Find us on Facebook @ ugtigers

    Find us on Remind @ ugesp

     
     
     


    Money Raised for the 2016-17 School Year = $96,469.66
    • Playground Capital Campaign
    • Donkey Basketball
    • Autobell Gift Cards
    • Donut Day
    • Tiger Merchandise
    • Spirit Rock
    • LuLa Roe Day
    • Penguin Patch
    • Penny Wars
    • Cash Donations
    • Fall Festival
    • Spirit Nights
     
    PTO Accomplishments Where Does The Money Go When You Support Your PTO?
    • New Playground
    • Student Magazines
    • Text Talk program
    • Popsicles for Field Day
    • Catawba Science Center Day 
    • K-2 Letterland to Tweetsie
    • Teacher Honor Garden (for Mrs. Edmisten and Mrs. Kutteh)
    • Teacher Appreciation gifts and luncheons (beginning and end of year)
    • Teacher reimbursement program

     

    2017-2018 PTO Plans ($42,000 goal)

    • Smart TV's for each classroom
    • MacBooks (increased ratio in 3-5 grades)
    • iPads (increased ratio in K-2 grades)
    • Appropriate technology learning resources
    • Teacher appreciation gifts and luncheons
    • Teacher reimbursement program
Last Modified on October 10, 2017