Week of November 14, 2022
Notes from the Principal's Desk
We have a full week this week, then two days next week before Thanksgiving break! This year is flying by so quickly!
Lego Robotics: Congratulations to Coach Jozwiak and the Lego Robotics Team as they took 2nd place in ThunderQuest over the weekend and qualified for State Finals!!
PTO Meeting: TOMORROW--Tuesday, November 15 starting at 6:30 pm @ The Detroit Grille House. Last month, Mrs. Piccirillo's and Mrs. Fromm's classes had the most parents represented. Come join the Morgan PTO to be a part of your child's elementary school memories as you help plan fun activities, organize events, and volunteer at Morgan. Nothing is more rewarding than being a volunteer!
Science Olympiad Meeting TONIGHT!: If your child and you are interested in participating in Morgan's Award Winning Science Olympiad team, please attend an informational meeting TONIGHT in the Media Center starting at 6:30 pm. Mr. Mirovsky is our Science Olympiad Team Leader and can help answer your questions and sign you up as an event coach!
Report Cards: A copy of your child's report card will be sent to your Power School email on November 17. If you do not receive a copy, please log in to your Power School Parent Portal to review the email you have listed. That is the email account where the report card will be sent. If you need to update your email, you can log in to Power School Parent Portal to do that.
Have a good week!
Congratulations to our Lego Robotics Team!
Morgan Annual Food Drive Starts November 1st!
Toys for Tots Kick Off!
Sponsored by Morgan Student Council
Square One Art
GREAT for Holiday Gifts!
Boy Scout Troop Information
Save the Date--Music Concerts!
UCS News and Updates
Just Around the Corner...for Girls Grades 4th/5th
UCS Wellness Podcast
The UCS Wellness team is happy to announce the seventh episode of their podcast series. The team worked with community members to create a podcast regarding different areas of physical, mental, and social health for UCS staff, students, and families. These podcasts are available on the UCS Wellness page. UCS Wellness - Utica Community Schools (uticak12.org)
The seventh podcast in the series is titled “Our Youth and Vaping.” Below is a list of the podcasts available on the Wellness page:
- Mental Health with guest, Nancy Buyle
- Grief and the Grieving Process for Children
- Family Communication
- CARE of Southeastern Michigan
- Discussing Dating Violence with Turning Point
- Tackling Tough Topics with the Macomb County Sheriff’s Office
- Our Youth and Vaping
UCS Food Service News
November Lunch Menu
Lunch is $2.75 per day
November Breakfast Menu
Breakfast is $1.75
Morgan Spirit Wear--Order Yours Today!
Skate Night--December 16
Kroger Rewards for Morgan PTO
Kroger Plus Card
Once you're enrolled, you'll earn rewards for Morgan Elementary every time you shop and use your Plus Card!
All supporters must have a registered Kroger Plus card account online to be able to link their card to an organization.
Link your card at www.kroger.com/i/community/community-rewards
Morgan's Organization Number is TV320
Organization Name: Morgan Elementary-Morgan Volunteers
How to stay informed!
Meet the PTO Board Members!
You can reach your Morgan Volunteers PTO by sending an email to :
Mrs. Amanda Hussey
Mrs. Lora Walker
Mrs. Renee Chaptini
Mrs. Megan Dorling
Mr. Andrew McCloskey
Calendar Items--Upcoming Dates
Tues. Nov. 15: PTO Meeting starting at 6:30 PM @ The Detroit Grille House (25 Mile and Shelby Roads) Come join the fun!
Thurs. Nov. 17: Report cards emailed home electronically to email listed in your Power School Parent Portal account
NO SCHOOL--November 23 - 27--Thanksgiving Break
Mon., Nov. 28: School resumes
Mon. Dec. 12: 6th Grade choir concert @ Eisenhower HS starting at 7 PM
Wed. Dec. 14: 3rd Grade Music Concert 6:30 pm @ Morgan
5th Grade Music Concert 7:30 pm @ Morgan
Wed. Dec. 21: 1/2 Day of School--students dismissed at 11:44 AM
Last day of Quarter 2/Semester 1
NO SCHOOL December 22 -- January 2
Tues. Jan 3: Schools Resumes
School Hours: 8:40 am - 3:30 pm
1/2 Day School Hours: 8:40 am - 11:44 am
Attendance Line (to report absent/tardy students): 586-797-5899
Mission: Morgan is dedicated to developing lifelong learners through the working relationship of students, staff, and community.
Vision: We are a community of compassionate, committed professionals and learners who become academically successful through collaboration, ownership, and perseverance.
Location: 53800 Mound Road, Shelby charter Township, MI, USA
Phone: (586) 797-5800