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Plumbrook Mitten and Hat Tree
11/30/2017
Plumbrook's Mitten and Hat Tree
Kindergarten students learn about Plumbrook's Diverse Population
09/18/2016
Our kindergartners learned all about the wonderful diverse population of students who attend our school.
Welcome to the 2016-2017 School Year
07/23/2016
Plumbrook Elementary students and parents are returning to some exciting changes for the new year. Here is a look at "What's New" for this year.
Scholastic Arts competition honors nearly 200 UCS student artists
01/19/2018
Two UCS students among five earning best of show honors
Flickinger students engineer a lesson in music
01/18/2018
Students use technology to create music instruments
Applications available for UCS secondary specialty programs
01/18/2018
Applications accepted through Feb. 26

From the Principal, Mrs. Melissa Labadie

January 3, 2018

Dear Plumbrook Families:                                                  

I hope you and your family enjoyed the holidays and celebrated the beginning of a new year – Welcome 2018!

Thank you PEP for organizing the many activities that support our students:  Santa Holiday Movie Night, Bagel Days, Restaurant Nights, and the Santa Shop.

The PEP group has many more activities planned, so please don’t hesitate to contact the PEP committee if you have time to help with these activities (plumbrookpep@outlook.com).

As always, I want to thank you our many families and our fabulous staff and teachers for the gift of time and resources. I feel truly thankful to be a part of the Plumbrook community. 


 Please take a few minutes to read the Newsletter.

August 2017.pdf
September 2017.pdf
October 2017.pdf
November Newsletter 2017.pdf
December Newsletter 2017.pdf

Vision Statement: Plumbrook Elementary will provide a safe, caring, and dynamic environment that nurtures success for all students. The Plumbrook staff will encourage and empower each and every student to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to become lifelong learners.

Mission Statement: Plumbrook Elementary will create a positive working relationship with students, staff, and community focusing on respect, diversity, and teamwork.  Our mission is to provide every student with a quality educational experience in a safe, challenging, and engaging environment.

The Plumbrook Belief Statements are as follows:
•Every child will learn and achieve.
•The School, Parents, and Community are a team in the learning process.
•Excellence is expected and celebrated.
•Data is used to drive and guide instruction.

Knight Happenings...

October 2-6                                         Student Council - Kiwanis Can Food Drive – Vote for Team

October 4                    7:00 p.m.                      PEP Meeting

October 13                                                      Bagel Day

October 27                  6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.      Halloween Party

October 31                                                      Half-Day 11:30 dismissal

November 1                7:00 p.m.                      PEP Meeting

November 2                                                    Make-up Picture Day

November 3                                                    End of Marking Period

November 7                                                    No School – Teacher Professional Development

November 16                                                   Half-Day 11:30 dismissal

November 16                                                   Parent/Teacher Conferences (afternoon and evening)

                                                                        One more evening TBD

December 6                 3:30 p.m.                      PEP Meeting

December 8                                                     Bagel Day

December 8                 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.      Santa/Holiday Movie Night

December 11-15                                              Santa Shop

Utica Community Schools is Michigan's second largest school district.  

Student achievement in the district outpaces all county, state and national averages. The district's graduation rate is 12 points higher than the state average and students are staff are regularly honored for excellence.

For more information on Utica Community Schools, please visit this link